Energy Saving at Home: Five Quick Video Guides to Get You Started

Saving energy at home is beneficial for the environment and can also help you save money in the short and long term. However… it doesn’t have to be complicated! Some energy saving measures require quick and easy installation of some basic, relatively inexpensive materials.

To make this process easier for you, LEAP experts have put together a series of videos that provide step-by-step guidance on low-cost energy-saving measures. These videos are easy to follow, allowing you to make positive changes in your home at your own pace.

You can always talk to LEAP’s energy experts directly about any of these measures and many more; arrange a LEAP energy advice call with us and we can put together an energy saving plan that is unique to you and your home.

How to Install a Chimney Balloon

A chimney balloon is a simple but effective product made to block drafts and prevent heat loss through your chimney. By installing a chimney balloon, you can:

  • Reduce heat loss and keep your home warmer
  • Prevent cold draughts from entering your living space
  • Save money on heating bills by improving the efficiency of your heating


How to Install Draught-proofing Strips

Draught-proofing strips are a cost-effective solution to seal gaps around doors and windows, reducing heat loss and improving energy efficiency in your home. By installing draught-proofing strips, you can:

  • Keep your home warmer and more comfortable
  • Minimise cold draughts and maintain a consistent temperature
  • Reduce the need for excessive heating


How to Install TV Standby Plugs

TV standby plugs are designed to eliminate standby power consumption by turning off electronic devices completely when not in use. By using TV standby plugs, you can benefit from:

  • Reducing energy wastage and lowering your electricity bills
  • Improving the lifespan of your electronics
  • Contributing to a more eco-friendly household


How to Install a Radiator Foil

Radiator foil is a reflective material that reflects heat back into your room, preventing heat loss through external walls. By installing radiator foil, you can:

  • Improve the efficiency of your heating system and distribute heat more effectively
  • Keep your rooms warmer for longer periods, reducing the need for frequent heating
  • Save money on heating costs and increase overall energy efficiency in your home


How to Install a Letter Box Brush

A letterbox brush is a small but effective tool to prevent heat loss and drafts from entering your home through the letterbox. By installing a letterbox brush, you can:

  • Maintain a comfortable temperature in your hallway and prevent cold drafts
  • Improve the overall energy efficiency of your home by sealing gaps and reducing heat loss
  • Save money on heating bills by creating a more insulated living space


LEAP’s Energy Advice Service

LEAP’s energy advice service is here to help and support individuals who are struggling with their energy bills and want to improve their energy efficiency. By booking a call with LEAP, you can receive personalised advice tailored to your needs and circumstances. Whether you are eligible for support based on your income or benefits, or if you simply want to be more energy-efficient, LEAP is here to assist you every step of the way.

Don’t wait to make a positive change in your home. Apply for a call today to start your journey towards a more energy-efficient and cost-effective lifestyle. Let LEAP’s experts guide you in making simple yet impactful changes that can benefit both your wallet and the environment.