Take a look at this SNUG information sheet offering useful advice on the following:
Magnetic-strip secondary glazing
SNUG is a Transition Town Lewes enterprise, providing draught proofing services and workshops across East Sussex. Whether you want to draught proof your home yourself, or want an expert to do it, we’re here to help.
Draught Busters wanted to help grow our Snug social enterprise!
Snug run hands-on, practical draught proofing workshops to show residents how to make their homes cosier, cheaper to heat and more fuel efficient. We also offer a full home draught proofing service, where we install Secondary Magnetic Glazing and high quality draught proofing for windows, doors, floorboards and chimneys.
Snug is now looking for energy efficiency and DIY enthusiasts to help grow our social enterprise. We are particularly looking for people with great DIY skills who have a passion for working with people and a passion for the environment. Full training will be given.
If you are interested and would like further information, please do get in touch
Why draught-proof your home?
Did you know that you could be losing 30% of the heat in your home through draughts alone? With at least 18% of heat loss from windows!
Effective draught proofing can:
Substantially reduce the energy and heat lost through windows and doors
Reduce your fuel bills and make your home more fuel efficient
Create a cosier and warmer home at low cost
Full draught proofing can save the average home around £55 per year. Turning down the thermostat in a draught free home could save a further £65 per year. (Source: Energy Saving Trust)
Draught proofing installation services
We offer a tailor-made draught proofing service where we assess and install high quality draught proofing products for you in your home.
Full draught proofing for timber-framed sash and casement windows, and doors
Advice and installation for magnetic secondary glazing, floorboard fillers, reflective radiator panels and chimney balloons
General draught proofing advice, including for uPVC windows
We stock and sell the renowned Q-Lon range of draught proofing materials, manufactured by Schlegel. These are tried and trusted products, designed specifically for timber-framed sash and casement windows and doors.
Draught Busting Workshops
Our fun, practical community workshops give you hands-on training in how to draught proof your home and were inspired by Sue Sheehan and the Hyde Farm Climate Action Network. Our latest workshop…
At a SNUG workshop you can:
Learn from experienced professionals how to draught proof windows and doors, using high quality tried and tested products
Revive and practice useful DIY skills
Gain useful tips for draught proofing your home, including uPVC windows
We also hold ‘Train the Trainer’ workshops if you’d like to take your skills further and learn how to run your own community draught busting workshops.
Get in contact
To discuss your draught proofing needs, or get details of future workshops, email Olivier or phone: 07534 26 3534