Tours: 12 May and 26 May
10.30am, 12 noon, 2.00pm and 3.30pm

Martin sees his Edwardian semi as a collection of energy modules. To reduce bills and make it warm and cozy, he has insulated throughout, sealed windows and doors, installed a condensing boiler, put reflective panels behind radiators, added secondary glazing, and placed solar panels on the roof. Next on the agenda: external insulation and solar PV.

Key features:

  • Edwardian semi-detached house
  • 5 year plan
  • Insulation throughout
  • Solar photovoltaic (PV) system on roof
  • Windows and doors sealed
  • Condensing boiler
  • Reflective panels behind radiators
  • Secondary glazing
  • Next step: external and internal wall insulation

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How to book

Pre-booking is essential – to reserve your tours call 01223 301842
Booking lines are open 9am-6pm weekdays, 9am-1pm Saturdays

Each tour costs us around £5 per person per visit – there is no set charge but as a charity we depend on donations, and any contribution that you can make towards our costs is very much appreciated.

Open Eco Homes is organised by Cambridge Carbon Footprint
Registered charity no. 1127376