We have many ways in which you can save energy

Water Meter- Call Yorkshire water for a free water meter & you could save over £100 a year.  0345 1 24 24 24.

Loft Insulation can save you up to £175 a year. Free for WDH tenants. Call 01977 724431 or Email

Cavity Walls – Insulation can save up to £140 a year and is free for WDH tenants. Call 01977 724431 or Email

Top tips

  1. Get Thick Curtains
  2. Turn it off
  3. Ask for advice

Light bulbs – Using energy saving light bulbs throughout your home can save you £55 a year.

Showers use 45 litres less water than a bath and can save up to £115 a year.

Turn it off – Turning off the tap while you brush your teeth saves 7 litres every time and can save you £14 a year. Get a free water saving pack from Yorkshire Water. Call 0345 1 24 24 24. Or Email yorkshirewater.com

Thick Curtains help to keep the heat in.


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Drip drip – A dripping tap can waste 5,500 litres a year and cost you £11 a year.

Turn it off – Turning appliances off instead of leaving them on standby could save you £50 a year

Mobiles – Most phones and laptops only need two or three hours to charge. Charging overnight wastes £50 a year.

Draughts – Draught excluders around your windows and doors could save you £90 a year.

Fridges – Defrost fridges and freezers regularly to maintain their efficiency.

Kettle – Only boiling the water you need can save you £14 a year.

Radiators – Bleed your radiators and use thermostatic valves to ensure they run efficiently.

Floors – Thick carpets and underlay help stop heating escaping through floors.

Water butt – Installing a water butt can save water and money and help your garden stay looking healthy.

Save Energy, Save Money…
…don’t waste it.