Heat rises and in an uninsulated home, at least a quarter or even more of this heat is lost through the roof. By insulating or increasing insulation in your attic, loft or flat roof this considerably reduces heat loss through the roof. This will also have a dramatic effect on your heating bills.
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How Much will I Save
To give you an idea of the potential heat savings the ‘energy savings trust’ calculates the following savings for different house types.
Loft insulation (0 to 270mm)
|Detached house||Semi detached house||Mid terrace house||Detached bungalow|
|Fuel bill savings (£/year)||£240||£140||£135||£200|
|Typical installation cost*||From Free||From Free||From Free||From Free|
|Carbon dioxide savings (kgCO2/year)||990 kg||580 kg||550 kg||820 kg|