Why not save yourself some serious money on insulation? Seconds & Co supply a complete range of insulation products, available in any quantity, at unbeatable prices, and customers of Continental UFH get a 10% discount .
Building Regulations, Approved Documents and Associated Guidance. Practical guidance on ways to comply with the functional requirements in the Building Regulations is available on the website of the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister
With more than 13,000 member firms, the FMB is the largest trade association in the UK building industry.
Where you will find everything you need to turn your House into a Home.
Suppliers of architectural salvage, architectural antiques, reclaimed building material, old stone, old paving, old wood, old flooring, garden ornaments and much more. Reclaimed building materials in Sussex. Also new building and roofing materials, ornaments, chiminea , gazebos, Horsham Stone, york stone and much more.
Replacement Windows Double Glazing, Anglian UPVC Windows Anglian Windows, leading supplier of replacement windows, replacement doors, garage doors, driveways, conservatories, kitchens, roof cladding and garage conversions.
Information and publications to help you create healthy and ecological homes and buildings.
Industry bodies which may be of interest to you
the UK national trade association for underfloor heating.
The EST encourages energy effiency and the uptake of energy efficient products and services.
UK trade association for companies involved in the solar sector.
The Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering (IPHE) is the UK's professional and technical body for all plumbing and heating professionals.
The Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors (APHC) is the Leading Employers Trade Association for the Plumbing and Heating Industry in England and Wales.
The Heat Pump Association (HPA) is the UK's leading authority on the use and benefits of heat pump technology and includes many of the country's leading manufacturers of heat pumps, components and associated equipment.
BRE provide a complete range of consultancy, testing, certification and research services covering all aspects of the built environment, and associated industries.
Media that may be of interest to you:
At Continental we are committed to reducing energy consumption, fair-trade, and recycling, whether in the home or work-place.
Underfloor heating can form part of an energy reduction strategy, but there are also other ways in which you can make a difference.
The companies below are all involved in making our planet a better place, and whilst we offer no warranty or guarantee about these businesses, we have found their sites to be useful and informative.
The Woodland Trust is the UK's leading conservation charity dedicated to the protection of our native woodland heritage.
Help and advice for consumers and businesses that want to reduce their carbon debt. Includes some useful carbon debt calculators.
Renewable / Green Energy Suppliers
A low cost, easy to install WC water saving device.
Cotton accounts for a quarter of the worlds pesticide use.
Chimney balloons seal off 99% of the air that escapes from chimneys, cutting off another route for warmth to escape your house.
For odourless, solvent free, organic paints try ECOS.
How can a 60% reduction in the UK's residential energy use be achieved by 2050? The University of Oxford Environmental Change Unit have produced a report - 40% House. We reckon it is essential reading.
If you have a company or product that you think should be on this list, or you have visited such a site, please let us know.