Make these changes to improve the property’s energy efficiency.
Recommended improvements are grouped by the estimated time it would take for the change to pay for itself. The assessor may also make additional recommendations.
Each recommendation is marked as low, medium or high. This shows the potential impact of the change on reducing the property’s carbon emissions.
Changes that pay for themselves within 3 years
Replace tungsten GLS lamps with CFLs: Payback period dependent on hours of use.
Consider replacing T8 lamps with retrofit T5 conversion kit.
Introduce HF (high frequency) ballasts for fluorescent tubes: Reduced number of fittings required.
In some spaces, the solar gain limit in criterion 3 of ADL2A 2010 is exceeded, which might cause overheating. Consider solar control measures such as the application of reflective coating or shading devices to windows.
Changes that pay for themselves within 3 to 7 years
Some windows have high U-values - consider installing secondary glazing.
Changes that pay for themselves in more than 7 years
Carry out a pressure test, identify and treat identified air leakage. Enter result in EPC calculation.
Some glazing is poorly insulated. Replace/improve glazing and/or frames.
16 Lightwoods Hill, Bearwood, Smethwick, West Midlands, B67 5EA
The assessor is not related to the owner of the property.
Elmhurst Energy Systems Ltd
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