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Why Choose a NAPIT Approved Installer

July 27, 2023

Choosing the an installation team you can trust can be a daunting task..  When it comes to enhancing the comfort, energy efficiency, and aesthetic appeal of your home, choosing the right window and conservatory company is crucial. Swish Home Improvements, the North East’s leading window and conservatory company, takes pride in offering top-notch services to…

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Is The North East of England Good for Solar Panels?

June 2, 2023

Understanding Solar Energy and Its Advantages  Before diving into whether the North East of England is suitable for solar panels, let’slet’s briefly discuss solar energy and its advantages. Solar energy is a renewable energy source that harnesses the power of sunlight and converts it into electricity. It’sIt’s a clean and sustainable alternative to traditional energy…

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Are There Any Grants for Solar Panels UK 2023?

May 31, 2023

Solar Panel Grants 2023  If you’re considering installing solar panels on your home or business, you may wonder if grants can help with the cost. Solar panels can be an excellent investment, allowing you to save money on energy bills and reduce your carbon footprint. This article will explore whether any grants are available for…

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Are Solar Panels a Good Investment?

May 28, 2023

Should I Install Solar Panels?  As the world becomes more aware of the effects of climate change, more people are looking for ways to reduce their carbon footprint and save money simultaneously. One way to do this is by investing in solar panels. But are they a good investment? Let’s take a closer look. The…

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Is It Worth Getting a Battery with Solar Panels in the North East?

May 26, 2023

The Advantages & Disadvantages of Batteries with Solar Panels  Considering installing solar panels in your North East home, you might also wonder whether it’s worth investing in a battery to store the excess energy. Here, we’ll explore the advantages and disadvantages of getting a battery with solar panels in the North East. What is a…

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Is My Roof Suitable for Solar Panels?

May 24, 2023

As concerns about climate change continue to grow, more and more people are turning to renewable energy sources such as solar power to reduce their carbon footprint and save money on their electricity bills. Solar panels, which capture energy from the sun and convert it into electricity, are popular for homeowners looking to generate their…

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What Type of Roof is Best for Solar Panels?

May 21, 2023

The Best Roof for Solar Panels  If you’re considering going solar, you know the many benefits solar energy can offer. From reducing your electricity bills to helping the environment, solar panels can be an excellent investment for your home. But if you plan on installing solar panels, you might wonder what type of roof is…

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Do Solar Panels Work in Winter?

May 17, 2023

Solar panels are an increasingly popular choice for powering homes and businesses, but many wonders if they are effective during winter. This article will explore whether solar panels work in winter and what factors can affect their performance. The Short Answer Solar panels work in winter, but their performance may be reduced due to several…

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How Do Solar Panels Work?

May 15, 2023

Discover How Solar Panels Work Solar panels are rapidly gaining popularity in the UK as a clean and sustainable energy source. With the increasing urgency of addressing climate change and reducing our dependence on fossil fuels, more and more homeowners and businesses are turning to solar panels to generate electricity while minimising their carbon footprint.…

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Do You Need Planning Permission for Solar Panels?

May 9, 2023

Planning Permission for Solar Panels  If you’re considering installing solar panels on your property, one of the questions that may come to mind is whether or not you need planning permission. Here’s what you need to know. Permitted Development Rights In most cases, you won’t need planning permission for solar panels. They fall under “permitted…

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How to Clean Solar Panels

May 2, 2023

Cleaning your Solar Panels for Maximum Efficiency  With electricity costs continuing to rise and concerns about climate change increasing, more and more homeowners in the North East are turning to solar power as a clean and renewable energy source. Solar panels are a reliable energy source for your home, allowing you to reduce your reliance…

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Solar Panels: The Basics

February 22, 2023

As the world continues to grapple with the effects of climate change, there is a growing interest in renewable energy sources. One of the most popular options is solar power, which harnesses the energy from the sun to generate electricity. Solar panels are the key component of a solar power system and are becoming increasingly…

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How Can I Improve The Energy Efficiency Of My Home This Winter?

January 7, 2022

It is no doubt that the past couple of years have kept the majority of the UK spending more time inside their homes. People have been spending more time at home, meaning more power has been used, from powering laptops to boiling kettles and increasing the heating during colder months. It’s no surprise our heating…

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