Smart meter anxiety: how to embrace – not fear – energy monitoring
Discover how to make the most of your smart meter’s in-home display. We share advice from smart meter users on how to take an active approach to understanding your energy use, while reducing smart meter fears.
Hosepipe ban update – South East Water restrictions lifted after a wet July
Discover if there's a hosepipe ban currently in force in your area – and the rules you'll need to follow to avoid a hefty fine.
How to keep a conservatory cool: 8 ideas to turn down the heat
Clever ways to stop your conservatory getting too hot, including the best blinds, plants and fabrics to use
Water bills explained: Understanding your charges
With the increase in homes changing from an unmetered supply of water to a water meter, more of our bills are changing. We take a look at how to understand your water bill whether you are on a water meter or not.
Do you have to have a smart meter?
The Government’s rollout programmes mean your energy supplier will have to offer you a smart meter by 2025. Discover the facts about whether you have to accept it or not.
How to get free water-saving devices for your home and garden
Did you know you can get a host of discounted and free water-saving devices for your home and garden? From water butts to shower regulators, here’s how.
Are air fryers cheap to run? Here’s what you need to know
As well as being a healthy option, air fryers are said to save money – but in reality, how economical are they?
Bath vs shower – which is better for you and your wallet?
We compare baths vs showers – on cost, hygiene, ease of cleaning, and more. And you may be surprised to learn which comes out on top
Water saving for toilets – 7 simple ways to reduce waste
From 'save a flush' bags to collecting 'grey' water, our tips on water saving for toilets will ensure you don't flush money down the loo
15 ways to save water in the garden and protect your plants
Our water-saving tips will help you conserve water in the garden, and give you the know-how to keep your plants looking at their best.