What can be done to improve a BER?

The advisory report which accompanies the BER certificate will contain recommendations on how to improve the energy performance of the dwelling. This may encourage the carrying out of energy performance improvement works either:

  1. before the sale or letting of the dwelling, in order to improve the BER/ marketability; or
  2. after the sale by the purchaser of the dwelling, in order to reduce home heating bills and/or improve home comfort.