Typically homeowners can reduce their energy usage by up to 20% by installing easy to use heating controls in their home and using these controls in an efficient manner.  There is now grant aid available through the SEAI Home Energy Savings scheme to help you improve your home using this measure.

But what are heating controls?  Adequate heating controls can help a homeowner to accurately match your space heating and hot water schedules to the working and living patterns at the house i.e. when heat and hot water are required, it is there; when it is not, it is turned off. But what heating controls qualify for the SEAI Better Energy Grant.

Read the full article here from the SEAI for a detailed explanation.