Festive Decorating

Hanging garland

If you’re after some inspiration for decorating your home this holiday season, you need not look far. Avoid wading through crazed crowds at Christmas markets. Instead, consider making something that won’t cost the Earth, either financially or environmentally. A few of us let our creativity run wild this year at a “crafternoon” event hosted by […]

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Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES)

In six months’ time, on 1 April 2020, minimum energy efficiency standards will apply to existing domestic tenancies as well as new tenancies. These minimum energy efficiency standards mean that you cannot rent out a property below an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating of E. This applied for all new tenancies (including renewing or extending) […]

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Advice in Southampton

We’re proud to be a member of the Advice in Southampton partnership, providing an integrated and seamless advice service for the city’s residents. AiS ensures local people can access general and specialist support on a wide range of issues, without having to tell their story time and again to different agencies. Advice, information and guidance […]

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Could a Spring Clean Be Your Answer to Cheaper Energy Bills?

Spring clean

With spring just around the corner, it’s a good time to think about a deep clean. Spring cleaning conjures up images of dusting, washing, vacuuming and general tidying. So how, you may ask, can these activities help conserve energy and reduce bills? Put on your marigolds, grab your feather duster and prepare to be amazed. […]

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