Category: Home improvement

MyTub VAT relief for disabled people

If you’re disabled or have a long-term illness, you won’t be charged VAT on MyTub products designed or adapted for your own personal or domestic use. Also, you won’t be charged VAT on: The washroom, bathroom and sanitaryware goods MyTub

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£25 million fund released for off grid central heating installations

Cold homes can now apply for a share of a £25 million Central Heating Fund, the Energy and Climate Change Secretary Ed Davey has announced. The money is expected to help up to 8,000 fuel-poor homes living off the gas

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Homes must be future-proofed to tackle “unacceptable” fuel poverty

Ask for Underfloor, BEAMA’s consumer campaign, is urging the government to make more efficient heating systems compulsory for all UK social and affordable housing to tackle “unacceptable” fuel poverty. The campaign is designed to encourage consumers to find out more

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Research reveals homeowners’ wasteful habits

After the warmest year on record, arctic temperatures have now hit the UK, causing homeowners to finally crank up their home heating. Yet new research from ADEY Professional Heating Solutions warns that wasteful behaviour could cause unexpectedly bigger energy bills

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Government schemes make winter warmer for one million homes

Energy efficiency measures have reached the one million homes milestone, figures released today by the Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) have revealed. By the end of November, the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) and Green Deal schemes had delivered

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