A quick guide on insulation for your business property

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What does this involve?

Heating bills are one of the most expensive overheads for a business. Without proper insulation, your business premises could be losing heat to the atmosphere. With the current climate crisis and rising operating costs, there’s never been a better time to look at your insulation and decide if an upgrade is needed.

This quick guide explains how to decide if you need to improve your insulation to prevent heat loss and reduce your energy consumption and related costs.

Read about:

  • types of insulation
  • the benefits to your business
  • key considerations
  • approximate costs
  • frequently asked questions

Plus, there are examples of what other businesses have done and the resulting cost savings.  

What does this cost?

It is free to access this guide.

The cost to upgrade existing insulation will vary from building to building as there are many factors that can influence this cost. These include:

  • the size of your building
  • the age of your building
  • current levels of insulation
  • the type of upgrade required
  • the type of insulation

Who is this for?

This guide will be useful for business owners considering how to reduce their energy consumption and their organisation’s environmental impact. 

How long does this take?

It will take around 10 minutes to read this guide.

Next steps

Visit Zero Waste Scotland’s website to read the guide.

Support provided by Zero Waste Scotland

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