There should be two elements that determine sustainable energy: it must not have an adverse effect on the environment and it must be produced in such a way that it doesn’t compromise resources for future generations. So what is a renewable energy heat source?Continue reading What is a Renewable Energy Heat Source?
When we committed to installing an air source heat pump (ASHP), we had reservations whether it would heat the house sufficiently. At the same time, we wanted to move away from oil so that we could be more sustainable and reduce our carbon footprint. So we took the plunge.Continue reading The honest verdict on the efficiency and sustainability of air source heat pumps in the UK
We have two Salus iT600 smart thermostats, one in the downstairs guest room, the other in the TV room, which call for heat. The one in the guest room recently stopped working, and we contacted The Heating Boutique, the online store we purchased the units from.Continue reading Excellent customer service: The Heating Boutique and Salus
It’s been one of those periods where a lot has been going wrong. We woke up this week to the underfloor heating (UFH) not working. In this post (and video) I’ll walk you through how we replaced the motor on our motorised UFH valve.Continue reading How to replace a motor on a motorised UFH valve
We received a delivery of kiln dried wood as we’ve depleted our seasoned wood reserve, which we inherited from the previous owners.Continue reading Kiln dried wood