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Damp: It’s that time of year landlords dread: their tenant complains about dampness in their home and expect the landlord to do something about it, but what? Nobody wants to live in a damp...
It seems that today there is an art to the production of Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) to ensure that companies attain the best possible score. Gone are the days of just ticking the compliance box in order to secure...
What heating system should you use in your rental property? Is there a heating system that could solve landlords’ condensation claims problems? It’s one of the most important questions to ask when letting a property for the first time. Whatever...
Landlords have a legal responsibility to provide premises for their tenants which are safe and well maintained. Security should also be a consideration. Apart from the safety aspects such as gas and electrical checks, carbon monoxide and smoke alarms, legionella...
Re-selling Energy - As a landlord am I able to make a profit by re-selling electricity or gas? Resale of Gas and Electricity The maximum amount that Residential Landlords or “resellers” are permitted to charge for gas or electricity is the amount they...
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EPC

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Residential EPC's Since October 2008 it has been a legal requirement in the UK that all rented residential properties need an EPC prior to the property being rented or marketd for sale. What is an EPC? - An EPC rates...
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EPC Index

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Residential EPC's Since October 2008 it has been a legal requirement in the UK that all rented residential properties need an EPC prior to the property being rented or marketd for sale. What is an EPC? - An EPC rates...
Why Energy Performance Certificates? Nearly half (50%) of all carbon emissions in the UK come from buildings. The European Directive on the Energy Performance of Buildings (EPBD) is designed to address this issue. Under Article 7 of the Directive, any building which is sold, rented...
Energy Efficiency Installation Energy efficiency can include, Loft Insulation, Cavity Wall Insulation, Under floor Insulation, Draft Proofing and Double Glazing are very effective ways of cutting down on heat loss, saving money and protecting the environment &  Efficiency In a typical...