We’re delighted to have received the ‘Trust Mark’, a Governmental approval of standards. As you can see, we’re now On-Site Inspected, Local to you and most importantly, Licensed Tradesmen according to Government Endorsed Standards. As if that were not enough, we can show off some new training certificates for our expanding staff and business. Things … Continue reading Government Endorsed Standards ‘Trust Mark’ for Birds’ Hill
Review of Birds’ Hill – Renewable Heating By Tina Pritchard Fantastic installation of our Klover Smart 80 by Nick and his team, Derek, Aaron, Jayden, Lloyd and Sparky Dave. They are all excellent at what they do and we are so pleased with our new heating system! The pipework by Derek, in particular, is just … Continue reading The latest reviews for Birds’ Hill on Google
In addition to assessment and installation work we service and maintain a wide range of Biomass boilers – our own and those installed by other companies. Regular servicing is necessary to ensure reliability and efficiency of boilers and forms a condition of warranty agreements. Most recently, our staff have qualified to maintain an even wider … Continue reading The expanded service range from Birdshill
This is an interesting article on aspects of what makes wood pellet production sustainable and on the relativity of carbon neutrality. Intrigued? So was I. http://biomassmagazine.com/articles/15308/the-ideological-divide The article states some obvious facts, such as the inefficiency of logging and then shipping pellets overseas to burn for electricity. But it also raises some lesser known aspects … Continue reading Sustainable wood pellet production
Thanks to these clients who left such kind reviews on our Facebook page: “If your thinking of installing biomass, look no further, good customer service and more importantly, excellent advice on what you need to make it work for you, they don’t push you into expensive options that are not needed.” “The worry people have … Continue reading Some of the reviews left by satisfied customers on our Facebook page
Article originally posted by Alex Barrett on YouGen http://www.yougen.co.uk/blog-entry/2866/How+do+you+assess+the+efficiency+of+a+ground+source+heat+pump’3F/ and posted here with permission from You Gen Ground Source Heat Pumps (GSHP) extract heat from the ground, and use it to produce hot water. By burying pipes just a few metres below the ground you can take advantage of this readily available supply of thermal energy, … Continue reading How Ground Source Heat Pumps work and how efficient they are
As you may have heard, the governments proposal to reduce pollution includes wood burners, which, along with solid fuels, cause 38% of particulate pollution. This ban, however, should not affect our wood pellet customers for two reasons: Firstly, the focus of this law is on particular zones, usually town centres where smoke control has become … Continue reading Our thoughts on the planned wood burner ban
Derek did a great job with this eComapct 250 – installation in the sunshine – looking great in Llanwrtyd Wells Outdoors in mid Wales…we could really only do this this week!!
What’s the difference between an air source heat pump and a ground source heat pump? ASHPs draw their heat from the air and consist of an outdoor unit that looks like a big fan on an air conditioner unit and typically measures about 1.5m x 1.5m for a three bed house. This is usually connected … Continue reading Air source heat pumps or ground source?
Renewable Heat Incentive reforms come into force Originally posted by Sam Tonge on http://www.yougen.co.uk The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) drafted reforms for both the Domestic and Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) schemes. These reforms have been approved following a debate in Parliament, and are to come into force on 22 May 2018. In … Continue reading Renewable Heat Incentive reforms come into force