Growing a Greener Glasgow

Resources

We hope the information we provide in factsheets, reports and films will enable you get on with making changes and improvements. All feedback welcome.

Tool Library – success in saving carbon and building community

Find out how we did it. Save carbon and support the community to make and mend things.

Saving energy in a tenement – top tips

How to live in a historic southside tenement and think about the future. Four actions you can take if you live in a tenement to bring down your energy bills and save carbon.

What is a room thermostat?

Do you know the difference between a room thermostat and the temperature control on your boiler? Find out everything you need to know about room thermostats in our factsheet.    

The tenement waste puzzle

We have attempted to pull together all the information you need to know, if you are a southside resident disposing of waste from a tenement. Let us know if you can identify missing pieces.

How to draughtproof your door

Stop the draughts around your front door by adding draughtproof strips and a brush at the bottom. This easy to follow factsheet shows you how to do this, step by step.

Switching your energy supplier

Switching your energy supplier is much easier than you think. And the good news is you may save money. Our factsheet is a great place to start.

Condensation

Condensation a common form of dampness, can be prevented. Our factsheet explains why it occurs and how you can prevent while remaining aware of your energy consumption.

Secondary glazing

Secondary glazing is an effective alternative to double glazing and can be removed in the summer. Find out what it is made of and how to fit it in our factsheet.