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Period Property Renovation: How to Improve Home Energy Efficiency

Planning a period property renovation? If you are restoring a Victorian house, or indeed refurbishing any older property, then you probably began the process by checking the condition of the existing building. You may have had a surveyor look at the state of the roof and the windows, as well as checking the safety of…

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How To Green Your Home On The Inside? Part 5 – Bathrooms

Green your home by following our green interior design tips and advice; Final instalment – Bathrooms. Here’s the final part in the series of elements to consider when you come to redecorate your new home. Our Sustainability Director at Charlie Laing Project Management looks at bathrooms. Bathrooms In the average household, each person uses between…

How To Green Your Home On The Inside? Part 4 – Green Heating

Green your home by following those eco interior design tips and advice. Here’s part four in the series of elements to consider when you come to redecorate your new home. Our Sustainability Director at Charlie Laing Project Management looks at green heating. Green heating Efficient heating is an important part of creating a comfortable, eco-friendly…

How To Green Your Home On The Inside? Part 3 – Kitchens

Green your home by following those green interior design tips and advice. Here’s part three in the series of elements to consider when you come to redecorate your new home. Today, our Sustainability Director at Charlie Laing Project Management, looks at kitchens. Kitchens Appliances – Specifying A-rated appliances for your kitchen or utility room is a…

How To Green Your Home On The Inside? Part 1- Floors

Green your home by following those green interior design tips and advice from sustainability expert. Choosing a sustainable building system and natural, reclaimed or recycled materials is really only half the story when it comes to create a home that’s energy efficient and economical to run. It’s import to match the green credentials of a…

10 Commandments of a Green Renovation

The process of a green renovation can be mind-bending. That’s why our Sustainability Director at Charlie Laing Project Management has put together a list of 10 commandments of your eco renovation. From survey through to finishing touches, ensure your project will be the success you’ve dreamed of. 1. Survey Always have a survey done before buying…