Homeowners across the Tewkesbury Borough

If you are a homeowner investing in your property over the next 1-5 years, then the Low Carbon Communities Project will provide opportunities for homeowners in Tewkesbury Borough to receive technical support and advice about energy efficiency and home retrofit. This will be subject to availability aimed at those investing in or looking to complete home improvements.

What home improvements are we talking about?

We are talking about retrofit home improvements. Retrofit in this instance is about modifying an existing home. A retrofit project can be big or small. Everyday examples of retrofit are more commonly termed ‘maintenance’. This could be something small like adding draught proofing to something much bigger like adding solar panels.

If you are interested in this type of support for your home improvements, please complete our online survey providing you with the opportunity to express your interest and for future engagement with us.

There are lots of reasons you may be undertaking retrofit such as:

  • Updating elements inside or out to make them more appealing
  • Improving the comfort of your home
  • Changing the size or layout
  • Investing now to save money in the longer term by lower running costs
  • Reducing your homes carbon footprint

These days, more and more people are also thinking about ow their homes contribute to the climate crisis and they want to know how they can change that for the better.