Use the UK's Green Deal Hub to make your home more energy efficient #Sponsors#alternative energy#eco-conscious#UK Updated Oct 12 2015 (Posted Feb 8 2013) Megan Finley Horowitz meggyfin This business paid a fee to be listed on Offbeat Home & Life because they feel their products and services are a great fit with offbeat philosophies… and we agree. Learn more about our ads. This one goes out to all my UK home-owners! Yeah, YOU! The Offbeat Empire may be based in North America, but we're still thinking about you. Offbeat Home sponsor, The Green Deal Hub, is a website that provides a wealth of information on the UK government's new home-improvement programme (isn't that how you Brits say it?), the Green Deal. The Green Deal is a UK government initiative aimed at making properties more energy efficient without forcing an up-front cost on homeowners (the loan will be paid back through the homeowner's energy bills!). The Green Deal is aimed at making UK properties more energy efficient through these various home-improving measures: Double glazing Energy-efficient boilers Insulation Solar energy And the Green Deal Hub is there to help you pull off all those energy-saving home-improving measures: The Green Deal Hub offers a network of Green Deal installers, advisors, homeowners, and providers, in order to bring all these people together to help the government initiative work. The UK government desperately wants to reduce carbon emissions and energy waste, and I bet you do too! Head over to the Green Deal Hub to get more info and start making your home more energy efficient. Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Megan Finley Horowitz When Megan's not writing, traveling, and sleeping, she's eating like the fate of the world depends on it. (You're welcome, world!) You can snoop into her personal life over on her website The Dash and Dine! @meggyfin @thedashanddine @meggyfin PREVIOUS Offbeat Home & Life has a new mobile-friendly template NEXT Color-changing showerhead: Shower yourself in rainbows! Show/Hide comments [ 3 ] Cool. Britain loves you, Offbeat Home! Funnily enough I've had council workmen round twice uninvited to put more insulation in my roof. I'm starting to think it's a euphemism. I'm glad things are happening though. Reply "I'm starting to think it's a euphemism." Bwahahahaha! Reply Yay! Now if only I wasn't just a tenant.. I could write a whole essay on how much I hate the storage heaters in our apartment. Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Subscribe me to your mailing list No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy.