Smart Technology: The Key to a More Energy Efficient Life

Smart technology has transformed, and is continuing to transform, modern life in more ways than we could ever have imagined. Most modern technology is created with the purpose of making our lives more efficient—getting from A to B quicker, being able to do more on your phone, cleaning the house more efficiently—so it is only natural that there would eventually be technology available that would help us to live more energy efficient lives. Here are just a few of the ways in which technology is helping us give our homes an eco-friendly makeover.

Implementing Solar Solutions for a Safer Environment

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“Energy can neither be created, nor it can be destroyed”, and this is the actual reason men already started looking for alternative sources of energy from last few years. Till date, we are mostly dependent on nonrenewable sources of energy like coal, petrol, natural gas, etc. which can be extracted from the earth’s crust, but the problems which remains that all of these sources are depleting at a much faster rate than expected, and we would soon run out of options here.

Can't Keep Up? 4 Ways To Modernize Your Home Lighting

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Let’s face it. Some of us have trouble with change. Maybe you’re that homeowner who still has an incandescent bulb in every light fixture, or only uses a single ceiling light to illuminate an entire room. Honestly, I don’t blame you. Especially with all the new innovations in the past few years, it’s really hard to keep up!

How does Electric Heating compare to Gas?

For some houses in the UK, particularly newer houses, gas central heating is not available, usually due to space constrictions or the new flue in voids legislation. So what is the alternative?

Electric Heating is our answer….obviously! An electrically heated home is powered from the mains supply and electric radiators, which are individually controllable, are used to heat each room while water is heated using a highly efficient space saving electric boiler.


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