Managing Your Heating
Heating and hot water can have a big impact on your energy bills. Make sure you’re getting the most from the systems and technology in your home.
Feel at home with your heating
The more familiar you are with your heating systems, the better. Use our guides to take control of the heat in your home and use it more efficiently.
Whatever fuel you use in your home, making your central heating run efficiently is all about taking control of the system. Whether it’s getting to grips with your gadgets or being savvy about when you use it, we take you through everything you need to know.
The most common type of heating system in Scottish homes, boilers can come in a number of forms. An important piece of kit in keeping you cosy, we guide you through the important controls and how you can make them work more efficiently.
Being smart about the way you heat your home could pay off long term. We’ve put together some tips for ways to use your radiators that can help you manage your energy bills.
Thermostats and programmers
Responsible for controlling how warm your home gets, your thermostat and programmer can help you make sure your heating is just right. Discover how setting a schedule can have things running more efficiently.
These little gadgets can make a big difference to how you use the energy in your home. Find out how they help you understand your energy habits to spot ways to reduce wasted energy and the costs that come with it.
Get to know your gas meter and find out how to read the different types you may have in your home so that you can make sure you’re recieving accurate energy bills.
Get familiar with the various types of electricity meters and follow our step-by-step guide on how to accurately take readings for your energy supplier.
We’ve put together everything you need to know about pre-payment meters. From finding out whether it’s the right type of meter for your home to topping up and taking readings.