Categories: "In real life"

How do you justify this - British Gas, Energy saving trust, DECC and OFGEM?

I'll keep it simple, so that staff from the aforementioned companies and state bodies can understand it. We installed complete double glazing, including all our doors - we used more units of gas We fitted cavity wall insulation - we used more units of… more »

The energy saving fight back has started...

multi fuel burner
Saving on energy bills with a multi fuel burner
For theƂ draining of household finances, there is no bigger burden [that I am aware of] than that of the energy companies. The examples of mis-selling, mis representation and often blatant untruths are out there for all to see. Is there any other… more »

Dad diary: Baby routines, british traditions and a pile of other stuff...

It has been quite a while since I posted my stuff, but I have been very very busy and nipping on to the site every other day to check that it is still here. Baby routines? Sprog2 is no longer a baby really, at just over two years old, she's growing in… more »

DIY superstore staff are beyond help...

I get my fair share of stick for criticising store staff who are employed by high street companies. I understand that they are, "just doing their job" but I believe it is fully warranted. After 17 years in the retail trade, if I was to treat customers… more »

Car insurance - person or vehicle?

In pre price comparison website times (ie, run by journalists posing as "experts") - as with most other industries today - the car insurance industry was run, where the customer was king. The prices charged for your car insurance policy were based on a… more »