A simple look out of the window at the windblown trees, rain-lashed pavements and grey, moody sky is enough to tell you winter is here. This period sees your heating system rousing itself from its summer hibernation in order to heat your radiators and thus keep your home toasty during the frostier months.
We want heat, sure, but we also want to save on our energy bills. For this, you need efficient heating, and the best way to go about attaining this is to establish the BTU rating of your rooms.
BTU stands for ‘British Thermal Unit’, and with this figure you can ensure you do not end up either overheating a tiny room with excessive radiators or – as pointless – having one small radiator blasting out trying to thaw a giant space.
Our easy-to-follow advice below will help you get a welcomingly warm home without any costly wasting of energy.
We are in the depths of autumn and lots of animals are working away to make sure they have ample supplies for the winter. At the same time there are lots of birds arriving in the UK from colder climates in North America.
We have produced an infographic that explains all the changes and preparations that take place this season.
We’ve come a long way since the first Thanksgiving at Plymouth Rock in 1621. Though many complain that Thanksgiving has become nothing more than an excuse to overeat and watch football, there’s more to it than that.
Brits Abroad infographic by abta.com will take you to new heights. Wether you are looking for a vacation, wedding venue or honeymoon spot, you will learn all the top destinations. ABTA Travel knows what they are talking about, they have been at the heart of travel for over 60 years, make sure to check them out. Now after looking at this infographic located here, I would love to take a ski trip this winter, now I know that France has the top two destinations, which would suit me just fine.
Where do you want to go and how do you want to get there?
Build a Deck, to expand your outdoor living space, if you have ever asked yourself that question then this infographic by Rick’s Custom Fencing and Decking is the one for you. Building a deck is a perfect building block to begin creating a personalized outdoor area. Do you know what you want? Do you know what type of wood you want? do you know what will get your return on investment? I know I didn’t until I read this. Also go to Rick’s Custom Fencing and Decking for more information, I did, and now I not only want a new deck, I also want a pergolas over it, what about you?
Hydronic Radiant Heating, this infographic helps us understand how it works and the pros & cons of it. I absolutely love this infographic and it’s timing couldn’t be more perfect. I was just thinking this morning, as it is getting colder out there, that I sure wished my floor were warmer as I made coffee, it sure would make it more enjoyable. Now that I have all this information I can make a more educated choice and find the right contractor for me.
You can read this infographic here or go to Imagine Energy to find out more about all kinds of other energy sources.