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We all need a bit of expert advice to keep our homes running as smoothly and efficiently as possible. Explore this section for useful articles on everything from DIY and repairs to smart tech and greener living.
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Is now the time to get a fixed energy deal?
With the Ofgem price cap changing on 1st April 2024, what are the benefits of choosing a fixed energy tariff now?
All you need to know about heat pumps
Find out what they are, how they work and if they’re the right choice for you.
Your EV charging questions answered
We take the confusion out of keeping your electric vehicle powered up.
The Source blog. Greener living
The latest tech, tips and tariffs to help you do your bit.
Everyday ways to protect the planet
Easy DIY tips to become more energy efficient
Little things you can do that will make your home both more eco-friendly and cheaper to run.
6 ways to go smart this summer – and save energy
A smart home can help you do your bit for the planet by cutting your carbon footprint. Find out how to get started.
How to reduce your carbon footprint at home
With a little help from Hive Heating Plus you can streamline your energy usage, save money on heating, and continue to unite in the fight against climate change.
The Source blog. Making a difference
We're always here to help.
Making a difference for our people and communities
Our new approach to charities
We’re empowering our colleagues to take the lead in how we support the communities we live and work in.
Calling female apprentices!
We’re on a mission to get more women into careers in engineering via our award-winning apprenticeships.
Playing our part in Pride
We’re proud to be a part of Pride, and to support our LGBTQ+ colleagues all year round to be their true selves.
The Source blog. No place like home
Settle in and snuggle up with our handy advice and upgrades.
Get the most out of your home
Smart home starter kits
Thinking about starting a smart home? Our friends at Hive can help you begin.
Why choose HomeCare?
From boiler breakdowns to problem electrics, here's why HomeCare is great.
Read our five top tips on gas safety
Get your head around gas safety in just five simple steps.
The Source blog. Here's how you can 'Fix it Yourself'
The tell-tale signs of common problems around the home – and how you can fix them.
For helpful advice, we're here to solve
What if there’s no running water?
Find out how to fix simple plumbing issues yourself, without spending money on a call out.
How to bleed a radiator
If your radiators aren't heating up, read our guide to learn when and how to bleed your radiators.
How to troubleshoot your thermostat
Thermostat not working? Read our guide to troubleshoot your thermostat in no time with some simple tips.
The Source blog. Keep one step ahead of the weather
With our top tips you'll be ready for all seasons – come rain or shine.
Beat the weather, whatever it brings
9 ways to keep your home cool
No air-con? No problem! Try our tips to stay cool when the next heatwave hits.
7 ways to save energy in summer
The warmer months are a great time to get into energy-saving habits.
BBQ - without grilling the garden
How to host your next outdoor cookout safely with our tips.
We're at the ready. Our online experts are here to help
Our Solved on Screen videos can help you with top tips for fixing common household problems and teach you how to save energy for a greener home.