Heating & Renewables

Heating and Renewables

What is underfloor heating?

What is Underfloor Heating?

Underfloor heating is a method of heating a building which has grown in popularity over the past decade. It can be installed in residential, commercial, or industrial projects. Simply put it distributes heat through pipework built into the floor construction.  With the development of this technology, it is now the most cost-effective heating distribution system in time and … Read more

Underfloor heating not suitable

When is Underfloor Heating Not Suitable?

Although underfloor heating (UFH) can provide an economic, energy-efficient, and more comfortable heating environment when compared to old-fashioned radiator systems in most situations, there are circumstances under which, for various reasons, the benefits of an underfloor heating system cannot be fully appreciated.  In what situations is Underfloor Heating Not Suitable for use? Underfloor heating (UFH) … Read more

underfloor heating in public buildings

Underfloor Heating in Public Buildings

Underfloor Heating in Public Buildings The basic characteristics of underfloor heating (UFH) make it the ideal method of heating almost all publicly utilised buildings. Lowering costs, improving energy efficiency, and creating a much more comfortable indoor climate than radiators or air heaters. Underfloor heating systems used in the heating of a public building is most … Read more


One of the most effective ways to encourage wildlife into your garden is by introducing a pond. This guide will show you how to build a pond which your local wildlife will thank you for!

how to build a pond

Here's just a few useful and fun ways you can use the shells of pistachios and other nuts instead of throwing them away

pistachio shells

Find out how to keep your sugar intake low and avoid health problems such as joint inflammation and heart disease


Patagonia's unique approach to revealing information on their manufacturing process is something all aspiring green businesses could take a tip from.