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Get EPC Certificate Before Buying A Home

Everyone wants to buy a suitable house that doesn’t affect their pocket. There are some factors that help you to select the best house. One of them is EPC certificate. This certificate is given to you after full inspection of the house.  In Gloucester, whenever people are going to buy or sell a house they take services from EPC certificate providing companies. These companies give them residential energy performance certificate in Gloucester according to their home energy saving ratings. If you want to sell your house then you can take their help. This certificate increases the value of your house. In this certificate, government assessors mention all the essential details that you can use in maintenance and repairing of your house.

Why take EPC?

EPC is the certificate that describes the conditions of building with respect to the energy efficiency. It gives rating from very efficient to inefficient energy savings. With the help of this rating, you can choose the right house. EPC inspector also helps you by telling the method that you can use in maintaining your home’s energy efficiency. You just have to call the company which provides EPC certificate and they will send their inspectors in due time.

EPC test doesn’t take much time. It normally takes 30 minutes for landscape but if the area is big, it takes 1-2 hours. This certificate will give you knowledge about energy efficiency rating, CO2 impact rating and recommended things to improve your home energy performance. This certificate is applicable up to 10 years from the date of inspection.