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What is the most economical way to use central heating?

When it comes to using the central heating in your home, many people want to limit the hours they turn it on. This can be for a variety of different reasons, whether it’s to help the environment by limiting your energy usage or more commonly, to reduce your energy bills at the end of each … Read more

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Gas and electricity quotes for first-time buyers

If you’ve just purchased your first home, congratulations! You’re about to embark on a long journey that hopefully turns out to be very fruitful for you. One of the biggest bills you’ll need to take care of as a homeowner, as well as your council tax and water rates, are your gas and electricity bills. … Read more

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How long does it take to switch energy suppliers?

When you’re thinking about switching to a cheaper energy supplier, then you have a few different options – more than 100, to be precise. The good news is that the process is generally pretty seamless with all suppliers, and it won’t be long before you’ve switched over to your new deal. But just how long … Read more

Are there any gas and electricity discounts for disabled people?

Getting the right gas and electricity setup in your home isn’t easy, as there are plenty of different companies out there to choose from. For those suffering from a disability, this can be even harder, which is why many people end up looking to see whether there’s any help or discounts available. Though the truth … Read more

Gas m3 to kWh – How to convert your usage

Knowing how much gas you’re using each month has become easier with the introduction of smart meters, which have the ability to read both your gas and electricity usage. If you’ve got one of these, then you should be able to see your gas usage in kWh, as well as an accurate estimation of your … Read more

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EPC rating A vs B vs C vs D: Cost & Energy Efficiency explained

When you’re moving into a new home, then the energy efficiency rating is going to be one of the main selling points than an estate agent uses to try and advertise the home. And equally, if it has a poor energy efficiency, then many people are put off of buying a home, especially if there’s … Read more

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The Advantages and Disadvantages of Smart Meters

If you’re considering getting a smart meter installed, then it pays to know the advantages and disadvantages of them beforehand. We all know that they can help you keep track of your energy bills, with most energy providers offering them as standard nowadays. And although many agree that switching to using a smart meter is … Read more

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Bulb vs Octopus – Who to go with in 2021?

Out of all the new energy companies that have arrived on the market in the past decade, it’s fair to say that Bulb and Octoipus stand out from the rest. They’ve been the two most successful brands in attempting to take down the former “big six” energy suppliers, and it doesn’t look like they’re going … Read more

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Average Gas and Electricity Bill for a Two Bed Flat

A two bedroom flat can be one of the more expensive rental properties in the UK, especially if you live in a built up city where low cost housing is scarce. If you’ve just moved in, then you might be surprised at how high your electricity or gas bill is, and you’re probably wondering whether … Read more

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