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Heating your Home

A free workshop to help you stay warm over Canberra’s long cold winters without breaking the bank. Presented by Actsmart’s Ren Webb.

In this workshop you will learn about:

  • Thermal comfort

  • What proportion of our energy goes to heating

  • Typical heat losses from a house in winter

  • How to improve our ‘thermal envelope’

  • Draught proofing

  • Insulation

  • Windows

  • Maximising the effect of the sun

  • Zoning your house

  • The most and least efficient types of heating

  • Rebates on upgrading heating appliances

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Later Event: 31 August
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