Green Sheep™ Blog

What Home Insulation Options Are Available to Me?

POSTED: 06 August 2018

Insulated homes stay cooler in the summer and warmer in winter, lower your energy bills and function as a healthier home by reducing mould and damp. Without a protective layer of insulation around your home you’re losing money and that is where Green Sheep can help. We have the four main insulation products available, to insulate the important areas around your home or rental property. 

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Is Your Auckland Rental Home Insulated?

POSTED: 06 August 2018

Beginning in July 2019, there will be a new requirement that Landlords will have to meet in regards to the insulation of a rental property in New Zealand. A landlord that fails to meet these obligations will be liable for a penalty of up to $4000. Wool insulation specialists Green Sheep wants you to be prepared, so if you are a landlord, see below for what we think you need to know.

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Understanding Insulation and Its Effects

POSTED: 10 July 2017

Insulation is clever. It keeps the inside of your home hot or cold by providing an insulating layer between you and the outside air. Not only does it make your home warmer in winter, it also helps keep it cooler in summer. Here is how insulation works.

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Switch On To Energy Saving LED Lighting

POSTED: 10 July 2017

LEDs are the most efficient and long-lasting lighting option. They should last around 15 times longer than a standard incandescent light bulb so it's no wonder LED bulbs are hailed as a wonder technology that can slash lighting costs.

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Insulation Subsidy Scheme Extended

POSTED: 10 July 2017

Landlords are not taking advantage of a government subsidy to help insulate their properties so eligibility for the insulation grants has been extended to include low-income home owners.

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