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Does your house need rewiring?

Out of sight, out of mind. It's a well known expression. Unfortunately it seems to be the case for most people when it comes to electricity in their homes. After all, when was the...

Solar panels are the perfect FiT

As a lead generator servicing the solar energy sector, we like to keep abreast of interesting solar industry news. So we were chuffed to bits to learn that the most powerful address in...

The fabulous fifteen

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away... A company called Holmes Media (that's us, by the way!) set out to put homeowners in touch with Gas Safe heating engineers with the...

Renewable Heat Incentive hotting up

Things are really heating up in the Holmes Media office. Not only is the weather on fine form (the hottest for seven years in fact!) but we're starting to see some serious renewed...

Meager take up of free boiler scheme

They say the best things in life are free and let's face it we all love freebies. Whether it's a voucher to get a free chocolate bar, a free hot beverage or a free sample of some...

Time to say goodbye

If you’ve been following our recent blog posts you’ll know that as a company Holmes Media is growing. Imagine, if you would, a tiny beanstalk that suddenly sprouts into a giant...

Top tips for saving energy

Are your energy bills draining your household finances faster than you can blink? Sadly more and more UK households are falling into the fuel poverty trap, struggling to meet the...

Annoying work place habits

We have to admit to having a good old chuckle when we came across a recent article about the most annoying habits attributed to office workers. The survey, which took in the opinions...

New website Solar Quotes launched

Did you know that solar photovoltaic panels are the most popular type of renewable energy technology? Energy conscious homeowners looking to cut their energy bills and do their bit for...

Spring into home improvement season

There's so much to love about spring. Cute lambs frolicking in the fields, daffodils, snowdrops, blue skies, lighter evenings and last but not least some long overdue warmer weather....

What’s the deal with the Green Deal?

Please note: on 23 July 2015 the government announced that it has stopped funding for the Green Deal due to low take up of the scheme and concerns about industry standards. “Hate...

Boiler Grants website launched

Hands up who’d like a brand new boiler? Even better, an energy saving model that could help you save as much as £300 on those pesky energy bills annually? Oh, and did we mention...

2013 – A year of change

For many people the start of a new year can be an exciting time. Giddy with anticipation and hope as thoughts turn to the prospect of what rewarding and challenging adventures might...