North Lincolnshire & North East Lincolnshire Council are
working with YES Energy Solutions to deploy the energy saving measures
across the area, after securing funding through the Warm Homes Fund. She tells
us why she wishes she knew what help was available sooner:
“Before the installations, the main problem I had was with
my health. It really worried me that my cold home was effecting me in that way.
“I suffer from asthma, and the chill in my home made it a
lot worse. I suffered from a lot of flare-ups and last winter was particularly
bad, especially first thing in a morning when I was getting out of bed and I
hadn’t had chance to turn on the heater.
“But I’ve already felt a massive difference, and my asthma
attacks have reduced significantly.
“Because I’ve never had a central heating system fitted in
this house and the extra heating I had only heated one room to a comfortable
temperature, I was grateful that the surveyors provided me with lots of
information on the benefits of the new system.
Elaine also benefited from funding for loft insulation, and
she tells us how the loft insulation and her new energy efficient boiler work
together to keep her home cosy.
“Everything was explained to me throughout the process,
including how the loft insulation can trap heat in, which meant the extra
warmth from the central heating system wouldn’t escape as quickly.
“I think the funding available is absolutely excellent - I
would have enquired about having the measures fitted sooner if I knew what help
If you are interested in finding out whether you qualify for
funding towards your energy saving installation, please get in touch today and
we will be happy to help: