Cambridge Open Eco Homes

8 - 14 Oct 2017 View more events

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