Opening doors to low energy homes in Cambridge

What is Open Eco Homes?

Open Eco Homes is a community led project based in Cambridge. We offer a unique opportunity for people to explore comfortable, beautiful low energy homes and talk to ordinary householders about low energy living.

Bookings for tours of this years Open Eco Homes are now closed.

Don't forget to check out our new October event Cosy Cambridge, a one-day event bringing together home energy expertise from across the Cambridge area. 

Open Eco Homes 2016

Read the case studies and get inspired by the 2016 Open Eco Homes

2016 houses
View the Eco Homes
2016 map
View Eco Home locations

Next steps

Turn Eco Home inspiration into practice. Find out more about improving your home at one of these helpful workshops.

cosy cambridge v2Cosy Cambridge

Saturday 8 October, 10.00a - 4.00pm

A one-day event bringing together home energy expertise from across the Cambridge area. Enjoy speakers, practical workshops, and a human library for your one-to-one advice. Find out more


thermal imaging trainingThermal Imaging Training

Wednesday 19 October, 7.30pm - 9.30pm

Thermal imaging vividly reveals weaknesses in a building’s insulation and air tightness. Learn how to use our two cameras and interpret their images. Free, but booking is essential. Find out more.

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The blog

Check out the Open Eco Homes blog for more information about homes and helpful energy advice, written by our extended community of supporters, householders and experts.
This week: A quick guide to this year's Open Eco Homes, Hempcrete wall insulation and what to do if turning on your cold tap mysteriously fires up your Combi boiler.