Energy Saving Tips
Things you can do today to save energy and money
How to get a thermostat
Learn about types of heating controls to find the best option for you: Heating controls - Energy Saving Trust
If you've already got one, turn it down
Generally, anywhere between 18-21°C is comfortable. Turning down by even 1°C can save you up to 10% off your heating bill.
If there is someone in your home who's older, a young child, unwell or vulnerable it's recommended to set it higher, up to 23°C.
Turning a Thermostat up will not heat your home any quicker and can waste energy. Make sure to wait for the heating to do its job and get the temperature up to the number you've set.
Set them at 3-4 in rooms you use. Lower this number for rooms you use less. Turn them down if you get too hot.
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