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** keep your room between 18°C-21°C (65°F-70°F). If the temperature drops below this, your health could be at risk
** make sure your loft and cavity walls are insulated. This will help keep you warm and could save you £100's every year
** close your curtains at dusk to stop heat escaping through the windows
** install draught proofing strips around windows and external doors
** fill gaps in floorboards and skirting boards with newspaper, beading or sealant
** put aluminium foil behind radiators to reflect the heat back into the room
** if your rooms are too warm, try turning your thermostat down by 1°C. This could reduce your heating bills by 10%
** fit thermostatic radiator valves to control heating in different rooms
** grants are available to all homeowners for loft and cavity wall insulation.

** phone your local council on 0800 731 8976 for more details

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