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...

The Challenges Fitness for Human Habitation Poses to Housing Providers

The Challenges Fitness for Human Habitation Poses to Housing Providers

Housing Associations will need to rethink how they approach repairs and maintenance to their housing stock if they are t...

Three technologies helping improve sustainability in housing

With sustainability increasing in importance both on a local and at a national level, it’s worth keeping up to date with...

Top 3 Misunderstandings about Mould Growth

Despite mould costing hundreds of millions of pounds a year to fix, there is still a ton of misunderstandings about its ...

Why the Fitness for Human Habitation Act is a big deal

On the 20th of December 2018 – the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018 received royal assent. The bill was ori...

The Top 3 Changes Housing Providers Can Make to Improve Communication

When you are providing housing for society’s most vulnerable, communication is often the first line of defence. When don...

The future of gas safety in social housing

Gas safety engineers form the backbone of the maintenance teams for most social housing enterprises. They are some of th...

Why sustainability is so important in the affordable housing sector

With so many other priorities for housing providers, sustainability can sometimes seem like an uphill battle.

Smart Asset Management: From reactive to pre-emptive maintenance

For some time we’ve been thinking about how we can deliver an outstanding service for our customers and propose a vision...

How data cleaned New York City's air

As any Londoner will tell you, air pollution in large cities is a big problem. It was a similar story in New York City a...

Combatting the Centrica price hike

Following Centrica’s announcement to raise electricity prices by 12.5%, it is more pressing than ever to find a solution...

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