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If insulation is fitted incorrectly, this can lead to more issues, such as mould and draughts. Dry lining walls are there to add an extra layer of insulation to the internal surface of your walls and ceilings. If you’re considering stripping your rooms down to the bare brick, this is certainly something to invest in (especially because up to 35% of your house’s heat is lost through the walls). This can be done by fixing wood to the walls, fitting insulation to the battens, and using plasterboard to secure it.
With all that said, make sure you’re keeping a healthy eye on your thermostat. Many central heating systems can be controlled from your phone these days, helping you keep your usage in check.
If insulation is fitted incorrectly, this can cause more issues than it can solve. If you’re looking to undertake large insulation projects, it is wise to consult a professional. This list aims to give you practical insulation methods that can be achieved quickly and easily at home, however, larger projects should be taken on with proper planning and supervision.
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