Why does insulation make mould worse?

It is a long-held tradition in social housing that when government funds are made available for improving the quality of housing stock, the main installations conducted are related to insulation. The current Green Homes Grant is no different and ECO3...

  • Mould
  • by Ben Malton on April 17, 2020

Quantifying Social Value From Rectifying Mould

Quantifying Social Value From Rectifying Mould

Tackling cold and damp housing is important. It has an association with a range of health conditions, from common colds ...

Are You Overloading Your Residents with Your Communication?

In these trying times, how are we to get the most up to date information, without having information overload? With so m...

Reducing Emissions to Help Tackle The Climate Emergency

Before beginning to look at how housing providers can begin to reduce their carbon emissions it makes some sense to expl...

The Unexpected Effects of Covid-19 on Housing Providers

With Covid-19 in full swing in the UK, it has brought with it a number of unexpected effects on affordable housing both ...

The damage mould does to a housing provider’s reputation

Everybody in housing considers the damage that mould does to a property’s aesthetics, to the residents who live there an...

Three technologies that can save gas safety engineers time

Time is one of the most valuable things a gas safety engineer can save. It is the thing that they all lack whilst being ...

Automated Communication for the Digital Housing Provider

With communication becoming a larger and larger part of housing providers daily lives, automating unnecessary communicat...

The top 3 data-based indicators of Fuel Poverty

Fuel poverty can be a difficult thing to identify as it doesn’t have many external signs. According to the government’s ...

Ian Napier – Our most brilliant colleague and friend - 1980 – 2019

I'm writing with the profoundly sad news that Ian Napier, our dear friend, co-founder and Commercial Director of Switche...

Mental health should not be forgotten when considering fuel poverty

Imagine choosing between heating your home in the harsh months of winter and putting a meal on the table for your loved ...

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