What is it?
Most houses already have loft insulation from the time the house was constructed, over time however this insulation is often further and further flattened, reducing the surface area and the thermal conductivity.
The Government outline an optimum level of loft insulation of 12 inches or 30cm
Why should i have it?
Combined with cavity wall insulation, loft insulation can save householders up to £300 on their heating bills!
25% of heat within the home is lost through the the roof.
How much does it cost?
Many councils throughout the UK are offering loft insulation FREE or at a
reduced price to households if their current insulation is under 27cm / 11 inches.
Loft insulation is avaliable through the government ECO3 LA flex Scheme under the following local authorities;
- Leicester City Council
- Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council
- Bassetlaw District County Council
- Nottingham City Council
- Gedling Borough Council
Eligability Criteria for these schemes changes regularly and changes between local authorities, so the best way to find out if you are eligable is to contact one of our local surveys through the below callback request.