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Retro Expo Awards Success for SuperHomers

Posted on 01.11.2012

SuperHomers and our partners picked up a total of 5 awards at the Retro Expo Awards last night. You’d be forgiven for imagining we’re aiming for global domination! Read More…

SuperHomer’s EcoIslands vision gathers momentum

Posted on 30.10.2012


SuperHomer David Green’s Isle of Wight EcoIslands project continues to go from strength to strength. Read More…

SuperHomer is Green Social Housing Champion 2012

Posted on 25.10.2012

SuperHomer Paul Ciniglio was named the Green Social Housing Champion 2012 at the Sustainable Housing Awards on 19th Oct. Paul is a deserving winner having been a key advocate for greening social housing delivering retrofit projects both for social landlords Radian, and now First Wessex. Read More…

From U-values to conjugal bliss in under 3 minutes

Posted on 16.10.2012

Who says energy efficiency can’t be sexy?

A new animation charting two individual’s journey from loneliness to conjugal bliss is set to alert the nation to the romantic benefits of lower U-values. Enter the world of When Alan met Sharon (A U-value Romance), a story which leads us in just 2 minutes 54 seconds to a deeper understanding of both U-values and the art of seduction.

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Retrofit house is first SuperHome in Northern Ireland

Posted on 27.09.2012

SuperHome in Belfast, Northern Ireland

The first retrofit house in Northern Ireland to qualify as a SuperHome will open its doors to the public this weekend as part of September’s SuperHome Open Days. Read More…

SuperHome Open Days show eco-refurbishment at its best

Posted on 28.08.2012

The big (and beautiful) surprise to the rear of Trevor and Sandra Collins’s SuperHome

SuperHome Open Days return this September highlighting the very best in eco-refurbishment. Some 50 SuperHomes are now confirmed to open in September, of which 11 will open for the first time, including the first SuperHome in Northern Ireland. Read More…

Bookings open for September SuperHome Open Days

Posted on 06.07.2012

Bookings are now open for our September SuperHome Open Days. Joining a guided tour will give you actionable ideas for greening your home, but places are offered on a first come, first served basis, so booking is highly recommended. Read More…

Oliver Heath explains why the SuperHomes network is so important

Posted on 30.03.2012

Why is the Super Homes network so important? Well, between now and 2020 the UK needs to refurbish 23 million homes to meet carbon reduction targets. This is a daunting statistic that when broken down means that we need to refurbish over 8,500 homes everyday.

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See Green Technology in action during SuperHomes Week

Posted on 13.03.2012

Air Source Heat Pump at Nick Sandy's SuperHome in Bath

Interested in making your home one of the most environmentally friendly in your area? This is your chance to talk to someone who has already done it! Read More…

‘A’ rated sash windows in a 100-year old SuperHome

Posted on 12.01.2012

SuperHomers Juliet Heller and Ian Daglish took the next step in their eco-refurbishment by installing double-glazed sliding sash windows to cut down draughts and achieve significant cash and carbon savings.  To read more about the downsides and benefits please click here Read More…