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How to start recycling?

  How to start recycling?Your local authority is responsible for providing sites for recycling household waste. Most Local Authorities provide recycling banks at "bring sites" for recycling newspapers and magazines, aluminium cans, glass and textiles. Some also provide for a wider range of material. These…

What can we recycle?

  What can we recycle? Glass Bottle banks are found in many supermarket car parks and local authority areas and usually have separate compartments for clear, green and brown glass. Blue glass can be put into the green bank and clear glass with coloured coatings…

Protect your home from the cold

  Before the cold snap sets in there are some pre-winter maintenance jobs / a few spot checks you can do around your home to help reduce the chance of winter rains, wind, cold, ice and snow causing any damage to your home. The spot…

Home Energy Efficiency

  Home Energy Efficiency is now a top topic for discussion. There are many ways of making your home more energy efficient. MyHome.ie provides some tips and advice on improving your home energy efficiency. It makes good economic and environmental sense to make your home…

Energy Savings

  Despite the most severe economic conditions facing our Country in years, despite rising and volatile energy costs, despite rising inflation generally, many appear to be missing the most obvious way of increasing profits and reducing overheads. According to Sustainable Energy Ireland, buildings consume 40…

The BER Cert

  About the Building Energy Rating (BER) Implementation dates for BER of buildings What is a BER? Assessors BER as a marketing tool? Legal obligations Costs A word of warning Impacts of EPBD Before you can move into your new home you are now required…
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