A festival of green ideas for home makers

Celebrating 10 years of tours in 2019

The best FREE advice from local householders and experts. 2 days of householder led tours and 5 home improvement workshops across a month. Bringing your dream eco home one step closer.

What our visitors say:

"Really good for inspiration on home improvements"

"Seeing is believing - inspired to incorporate all the best bits into my own home improvements".

Dates for the main 2019 Open Eco Homes tours coming soon!

Upcoming events

Marmalade Lane & Cambridge Mosque tours

Time & dates TBC

Join us for a mini Open Eco Homes with tours of Europe's first Eco-mosque, and the first Open Eco Homes tours of the completed K1 Co-housing development at Marmalade Lane.

Thermal imaging training

Various dates Oct 2018 - Jan 2019

Thermal imaging can vividly show where your home is leaking heat, revealing problems with insulation, draughts, etc. Come to a training evening to learn how to use our thermal cameras and interpret their images.

Browse the 2018 Open Eco Homes

Open Eco Homes 2018 attracted even more visitors, making more tours and events with more participants than recent years. See a short report.

Tours are closed for 2018 but you can download case studies of each home. We will be holding a mini Open Eco Homes weekend in February. Sign up for our mailing list via www.cambridgecarbonfootprint.org