Energy-Smart Homes Trail

19 - 20 Oct 2013

The Energy-Smart Homes Trail will be an open weekend for 13 homes and one community building in the Thornbury and Alveston area in South Gloucestershire. Each has had improvements made to save energy and save money. See our website for details.

14 homes

Energy-saving improvements key

  • Low-cost improvements
    Low-cost improvements
  • 'Big' insulation works
    'Big' insulation works
  • Glazing
  • Lighting systems and electrical appliances
    Lighting systems and electrical appliances
  • High spec heating
    High spec heating
  • Renewables: heat
    Renewables: heat
  • Renewables: electricity
    Renewables: electricity
  • Water management
    Water management
  • Sustainable building materials
    Sustainable building materials
  • Lifestyle change
    Lifestyle change
  • Recommended

Please note that this event has now finished.


On the weekend of 19-20 October from 12 - 6pm, 13 homes and 1 community building will open in Thornbury and Alveston. Website Energy advice from the hub at The Swan in Thornbury High Street. The homes demonstrate energy saving and efficiency, including solid wall insulation, triple and quadruple glazing, wood-burning stoves, heat exchanging extractors, air-source heat pump, programmable radiator valves and more. See our website for details.

Get in touch / find out more

Phone 01454 416778 or 07981 134001 during the event

Part of the Green Open Homes network