St Nicks

Centre for nature and green living

21 May

York Open Eco Homes

Sat 21 May 2016 at 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Please see the full event listings with addresses at The event takes place over the weekends of 14th and 21st May, with different homes around the city being open on different dates.

Pop along to learn how to turn your house into an eco, efficient & comfortable home – from people who have done it!

• Visit living demonstrations of energy saving measures such as draught-proofing, insulation, low energy lighting, renewable heating or electricity generation & other green living choices.
• Be inspired by the event hosts’ stories.
• Get tips on how to give your own home an eco makeover – whether you own or rent your home there will be something to be inspired by. Even small, low cost measures can make a big difference to the comfort levels and running costs of a home, and you can learn even more at our free follow-up Future-Proof Your Home workshop on 11th June (as part of the York Festival of Ideas) – book now.

York Open Eco Homes is part of the national Green Open Homes network.


Free entry – please check individual home listings for opening times

Community Investment Fund logoThis year’s events are backed by social housing procurement consortium Efficiency North’s EN:Able Community Investment Fund which offers funding to Yorkshire and Humber based projects in support of efficiency, community investment, workforce development and environmental sustainability across the region.

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