June 14, 2024

The Great British Insulation Scheme (GBIS)

The Great British Insulation Scheme (GBIS) Delivery guidance and measures table are for suppliers and the supply chain. They provide guidance on GBIS, the latest Energy Company Obligation (ECO) scheme, including:  See the summary of updates document for summaries of changes between versions of the Delivery […]

May 19, 2024

Home Upgrade Grant: Phase 2 – HUG2 Update April 2024

Home Upgrade Grant: Phase 2 (HUG2) Updated Delivery Guidance for Local Authorities In April 2024 This article will help you understand the ECO4 guidance update released in April 2024. Excerpts from the official document have been used. You can download your official copy by clicking […]

May 19, 2024

HUG2: Phase 2 – Eligible Postcodes

The link below will take you to the HUG2: Phase 2 – Eligible Postcodes spreadsheet that shows postcodes for the areas eligible via the income decile route in your local authority area. Off gas grid and EPC D-G homes in these postcode areas are automatically […]

May 16, 2024

Conservation areas

What is a conservation area? Conservation areas are locally defined protected spaces. They usually have a particular architectural or historic significance that the local government and community are keen to protect. It doesn’t just have to be the houses that are special though. Conservation areas […]

April 13, 2024

Can an ECMK assessed property be lodged through ECO Surv?

Yes it can… PAS Hub to ECO Surv EPR file guide ECO4 Gurus recommend that if the Assessment report is completed using ECMK then the install and lodgement should also be carried out using PAS Hub. But will a little time and guidance it is […]

March 26, 2024

Why Choose ECO4 Gurus as Your ECO4 Retrofit Coordinator in Liverpool

1. Expertise and Experience ECO4 Gurus the Retrofit Coordinator in Liverpool, brings years of experience in the energy efficiency sector. Our team of seasoned professionals understands the intricacies of retrofit projects, compliance standards, and funding schemes. When you partner with us, you tap into a […]

March 19, 2024

Everything you need to know about Aerogel insulation .

Aerogel insulation is a synthetic porous ultralight material from a gel form used for insulation. Aerogel is made up from almost 99% air however, it is very strong and can hold 500 to 4000 times its weight in an applied force.

March 19, 2024

ECO4 Full Project Scores Matrix v2 13 June 2022

ECO4 Gurus recently released the detailed ECO4 Full Project Scores Matrix v2, effective from 13 June 2022. The matrix includes cost savings across various floor area segments and bands—from Low G to High A—with links provided for the ECO4 Partial Project Scores Matrix v5 for additional information.

February 21, 2024

Cavity or solid wall insulation?

What is cavity wall insulation? Cavity wall insulation was developed in the early 20th century. It was developed with the main aims being alleviate damp and better thermal insulation. Cavity should be at least 5cm across and the exterior wall must be in good condition. […]