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Renewable heating & hot water solutions

Looking for a setup to deliver on all your space heating and hot water needs? Nigel Griffiths sums up the renewable options
The F1145 ground source heat pump from NIBE ( features an integrated immersion heater as a backup. It is available in 15kW and 17kW outputs.
The DuoWIN biomass boiler from Windhager ( can accept logs and pellets. The unit has two independent heat exchanger systems to increase reliability

If you’re building your own home, you have a great opportunity to create something that’s sustainable to construct and live in. One of the key considerations will be how to keep the house at a consistently comfortable temperature (as well as provide sufficient hot water). A variety of renewable options are available, but for many of us the goal will be to find a solution that’s as simple and cost-effective as possible.

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Build It is Britain’s longest running self build magazine. Each issue is packed full of inspirational and informative readers’ homes, as well as expert advice on issues from budgets and planning to project management and design. This month: - Installing underfloor heating - Flooring cost guide - New routes to self build - What are building surveys?