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

John upgraded his 1996 terrace, insulating roof, lofts and between the floors, and installing solar thermal collectors on the roof for water heating. Find out what a thermal store is, and see a ‘mechanical ventilation with heat recovery’ system in action – very important for a house now so well air-se.

Key features:

  • Super-insulated throughout
  • Air-sealed throughout
  • Windows and doors triple-glazed
  • Solar thermal collectors
  • Large thermal store
  • Condensing boiler, heat exchanger
  • High efficiency pumps
  • Mechanical ventilation heat recovery system

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


Open Eco Homes is organised by Cambridge Carbon Footprint and as a charity we rely on donations.

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