Cambridge Open Eco Homes

8 - 14 Oct 2017

Visit inspiring eco homes, where householders show and explain how they save energy and cut bills. Find out what would work for you (or not!) eg: comfortable insulation, hi-tech & renewable energy, DIY, low-cost improvements, taking control of your heating. 13 varied Cambridge-area homes, new-build and retro-fit, will be open on 8th and 14th October. The ones posted here are just a sample. 5 Follow-up events will provide practical advice on particular home improvements like DIY measures, insulation and low-carbon energy. Booking is essential. To find out more and make a booking visit

5 homes

Energy-saving improvements key

  • Low-cost improvements
    Low-cost improvements
  • 'Big' insulation works
    'Big' insulation works
  • Glazing
  • Lighting systems and electrical appliances
    Lighting systems and electrical appliances
  • High spec heating
    High spec heating
  • Renewables: heat
    Renewables: heat
  • Renewables: electricity
    Renewables: electricity
  • Water management
    Water management
  • Sustainable building materials
    Sustainable building materials
  • Lifestyle change
    Lifestyle change
  • Recommended

Please note that this event has now finished.


For this 8th year of Open Eco Homes a wide variety of homes will be open of all ages and types, renovation and new-build. 4 free tours are available for most homes on each day. Booking is essential.

We are opening 13 homes in all, this is just a sample. To find out more and make a booking visit Open Eco Homes is a project of
Cambridge Carbon Footprint

Get in touch / find out more

Allan Shepherd:   01223 301842

Part of the Green Open Homes network