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@petrucci0

How much electricity (and gas if connected) are you using and is it varying much over the year?

   
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Dalecki Design

Hi @petrucci0, It sounds like you have made some great improvements to lower your energy usage and prevent any heat loss, but from what you have said though it sounds like you are using a lot of energy to heat your house. One part is obviously stopping any heat loss which it sounds like you have taken care of, but another part is naturally heating your home from the suns energy. The only way to overcome your high heating energy usage is is through letting that winter sun into the house and allowing it to be absorbed into thermal mass within the house so you can eliminate your auxiliary heating. If you are looking at making any further modifications to your house I would recommend talking to a local expert. Hopefully I have been of some help.

   
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petrucci0

Thànk you for your help and advice. It is good to know that we have done the right things even though we haven't achieved a better result.

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