Save money and improve the comfort of your home with a CHEESE survey

CHEESE thermal-imaging home surveys identify where your home is losing heat and we will suggest remedies to reduce your energy use and bills. If you are on a low income you can have a more comfortable, healthier, home without higher bills. Read more about how a survey works, and if you live in Bristol apply for a survey now.

These are some common faults shown up by CHEESE thermal image surveys,
where red and white is hottest and blue and black coldest.
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Latest news

Completion of this winter's survey season

With the weather becoming warmer, we are drawing to the end of our 2017/18 winter surveying season. We are delighted to report that we have completed 85 surveys as of 12 March, with 3 more scheduled for this weekend. We are most encouraged to have exceeded our plan to carry out 80 surveys. And, also as planned, a third of our surveys have been done for free for householders on low incomes. This is thanks to the fantastic efforts of our dedicated survey coordinator, volunteers and volunteer... read more »

CHEESE awarded £10,000 by Bristol Community Energy Fund

We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded £10,000 by the Bristol Community Energy Fund. This will enable us to complete the current 2017/18 season and prepare for the next, including more training and videos. It is a vote of confidence at an important time for our project, and also an acknowledgement of all the hard work that everybody has put into the project so far. Well done to you!

CHEESE social at Narrow Quay YHA

We organised an informal get together on 19 February at the Harbourside YHA. This was an opportunity for those working on the project, and others who have expressed an interest in it, to get to know each other, to ask questions and to provide their own feedback and ideas. Thanks to all who came, and we look forward to the next one, sometime in the summer.

Thanks to our funders

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