EPC Chelmsford

Do you know what an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) is? In simple terms, they show how energy efficient your home is. If you’re wondering about an EPC in Chelmsford, you know who to call!

Introduced in 2007, EPCs are a legal requirement for buildings in England and Wales to be sold, let or constructed. As well as this, the Certificate recommends how to improve the home’s energy efficiency. As a result, the homeowner saves money and helps out the environment.

EPC Chelmsford Building Compliance Testing

At Building Compliance Testing, we know the quality EPC Chelmsford deserves. If you’re unsure about EPCs or what they entail, don’t worry! We can assess the property.

Whether buying or selling a home, an EPC provides valuable information. Valid for 10 years, it indicates such factors as Carbon Emissions.

As well as this, it also offers an insight into the Energy Bills. Houses and Listed Buildings require EPC before selling.

Like many things in life, your EPC can and should be improved. How? Improve your home’s energy efficiency. In turn, this reduces bills. Furthermore, your home becomes warmer and more comfortable as a result.

Factors

Generally speaking, the factors that measure your EPC are the amount of energy used per m² as well as the level of Carbon Dioxide levels. The EPC results range from ‘A’ to ‘G’ – with A being the most energy efficient and G being the least.

Consequently, this creates a more accurate result.

Some methods of improving your EPC Chelmsford include:

  • Double Glazed Windows
  • Replacing your boiler
  • Wall Insulation
  • Loft Insulation
  • Solar Panels

Contact Us

Sellers and Landlords must provide an EPC rating. This is a legal requirement. It is paramount that you know as much as possible about your new property.

Monitoring your EPC also may reduce costs, by making the property more energy efficient.

To find out more about the EPC in Chelmsford, contact 01621 493594.