Redditch Borough Council

The Council had to find the most energy efficient boiler brand to replace the defective ones. Long term reliability would be key in its selection.

Redditch was redeveloped and designated as one of the UK’s ‘New Towns’ in 1964. In the recent past Redditch Borough Council has been tackling the maintenance and hard-to-treat energy issues linked to dwellings such as Wimpey No-Fines housing, as well as upgrading properties with loft, cavity and external wall installation, to ensure tenants are comfortable in their homes. The housing stock is a mix of homes from the early 1900s with around 70% dating from the 1970s and fuel poverty is now affecting a high proportion of residents.

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