It should provide for all your heating needs, but requires plenty of space; a spacious utility room should suffice. We’ve already looked at solar thermal, but there are other options worth considering, including heat pumps and wood-fuelled systems such as biomass boilers. Unless you live in Wales or Northern Ireland you won’t need planning permission for most systems, depending on size. By the time you walk through the finished rooms, you’ll have ample inspiration to start your own home transformation.
Air-source systems use a similar principle, but extract heat from the air. They can be fitted to an external wall or sometimes in roof space, making them ideal for retrofits. You can always go and implement some timeless features that will look fresh and modern as the years go by. Instead of doing upgrades, you can consult an expert and get advice on how to obtain a timeless style and … Read More