sound insulation testing

Sound Insulation Testing – your questions answered

What is sound insulation testing? Sound insulation testing checks the resistance provided by the part of the building (the floor or walls) which separates different buildings from each other to the passage of sound. Why is it needed? Building Regulations Document E requires that in new homes which are joined to another building or part…

thermographic testing

Could thermographic testing be your answer to cheaper utility bills?

If you are one of the 66% of people worried about the price of energy, (Which? Survey, April 2017) then you should consider conducting a thermographic test on your property to identify any thermal inefficiencies it may have. Thermographic testing quickly and easily identifies hidden problems and variations in your properties airflow and insulation, which…

energy efficiency

4 ways to improve energy efficiency in your home

One priority goal of every homeowner should be to reduce the amount of energy they use in their home, consequently reducing costs on energy bills. There are a variety of actions you can take to help save yourself money on energy. Here are our 4 top tips that you can start working towards today: Keep…

Air Tightness Testing

What is ‘Air Tightness Testing’ and why does it matter?

Environmentally friendly is no longer a buzzword, it’s now a way of life. We all know buildings need to be more environmentally friendly and air tightness has been introduced to help reach this goal. Air tightness testing ensures there is no uncontrolled airflow, air leakage or unwanted drafts in a property.  These leaks and drafts…

Renewable Energy

Three things you never knew about renewable energy

Here at Falcon Energy we are passionate about renewable energy and as energy conservation consultants we know a great deal about renewables. We thought this month we’d share with you three things that you might not know about this fascinating subject. Solar panels in space Did you know the International Space Station is powered by…

Solar Power

Solar power

World leaders are focusing on more environmentally friendly and sustainable power as it produces clean energy without generating pollution and waste whilst using natural resources. So you may have seen the sun reflecting off solar panels in the fields as you drive around the UK as the country expands the amount of energy it generates…

Why Landlords need EPC’s

If you’re a landlord in the UK, it’s now law that you have an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) showing how eco-friendly your property is on a scale of A to G (A being the most energy efficient). It is estimated that buildings account for 43% of the UK’s carbon dioxide emissions and the Government wants…

Charity Cycle finish line

Hicham’s Charity Cycle Experience

Last week Neil, Hicham and Fitz took part in a 200 mile cycle from Arundel to Paris to raise money for the Chestnut Tree House Charity.  Hicham shares his experience here. DAY 1 Off to Chestnut Tree House we go to meet the other riders and organisers to get briefed and more importantly meet the…

Chestnut Tree House Charity Bike Ride

On the 6th October 2016 three ambitious – and perhaps slightly crazy – members of our team will be embarking on what could be the toughest challenge of their life, the Arundel to Paris charity bike ride. Neil, Hicham and Fitzy will be digging out their lycra’s and setting off on a 200 mile journey…

Air permeability Testing

Welcome to our new website!

Falcon Energy are delighted to announce the launch of our brand new website. With a fresher, more contemporary look and plenty of useful information all about our team and our services, we are excited for the next phase of Falcon Energy. Keep your eyes peeled for plenty of useful news and resources coming soon all…