West Dorset Open EcoHomes

10 - 18 Sep 2016

The Art of Retrofitting - Talk by Mukti Mitchell

Energy-saving improvements

  • Low-cost improvements
    Low-cost improvements
  • 'Big' insulation works
    'Big' insulation works
  • Glazing
    Glazing
  • Sustainable building materials
    Sustainable building materials
  • Recommended
    Recommended

Location

Chapel in the Garden, East Street
Bridport
Dorset
DT6 3JX

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Opening times

10 - 18 Sep 2016
Tuesday 13 September 7.30 Baptist Church Hall, Broad Street, Lyme Regis.
Wednesday 14 September, 7.30 Chapel in the Garden, East Street, Bridport
£4 at door, or 4 NETS if you are a member of the local trading scheme; less if you can't afford it.
Tea and Coffee provided

If you require wheelchair access, please phone us on 07555 537360 , prefereably in advance leaving a message - Thanks.

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Talk by Mukti Mitchell Sailor, Author & Director of CosyHome Company
Mukti is described as North Devon’s ‘Low Carbon Living Guru’, and has won awards for the creation of his carbon footprint calculator, eco-yacht design and unique secondary glazing system. He is best known for sailing around Britain in a zero-emission micro yacht to promote low carbon lifestyles. This trip, which reached a media audience of 10m, including a visit to Lyme Regis. “Mukti is a truly inspirational speaker offering a new paradigm in the low carbon lifestyle arena.”- Barbara Quilliam, Manx Co-op, Isle of Man.

Since then he has set up the CosyHome Company, insulating period properties.

Mukti will give two talks, one in Lyme Regis and one in Bridport

14 September 7.30, Chapel in the Garden, East Street, BridportThe Art of Retrofitting - Insulation in-depth Do you want to feel warm without feeling guilty about the cost of heating your home, as well as your carbon footprint? Mukti explains how retrofitting brings traditional homes up to modern standards of thermal efficiency and explains how it is done in each area of lofts, draughts, glazing, walls and floors, as well as presenting the subtle and elegant secondary CosyGlazing specially developed for listed and period homes.
See his You-Tube videos starting with this one

If you require wheelchair access, please phone us on 07555 537360 , preferably in advance leaving a message - Thanks.

Additional information

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Location

Chapel in the Garden, East Street
Bridport
Dorset
DT6 3JX

View on map

Opening times

10 - 18 Sep 2016
Tuesday 13 September 7.30 Baptist Church Hall, Broad Street, Lyme Regis.
Wednesday 14 September, 7.30 Chapel in the Garden, East Street, Bridport
£4 at door, or 4 NETS if you are a member of the local trading scheme; less if you can't afford it.
Tea and Coffee provided

If you require wheelchair access, please phone us on 07555 537360 , prefereably in advance leaving a message - Thanks.

This event has now finished.

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