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250,000 homes upgraded through Better Energy schemes

250,000 homes upgraded through Better Energy schemes

250,000 homes have now been upgraded in Ireland through the highly successful Better Energy schemes. Free home energy upgrades have been completed in 100,000 homes through Better Energy Warmer Homes Scheme. A further 150,000 homeowners have availed of the popular Better Energy Homes grants for insulation and heating upgrades. Announcing the…
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Safe methods for asbestos removal during home renovations

Safe methods for asbestos removal during home renovations

  Many people choose to purchase older homes and do the renovation work themselves. Asbestos was once used for insulation, fireproofing and soundproofing in older homes. This material can cause a number of diseases, including asbestosis, mesothelioma and lung cancer. Using safe methods and equipment…