The new year started a few weeks ago. Nevertheless, it's not too late to make good resolutions. How about saving energy thanks to smart home devices?
A solar power system is ecologically and economically worthwhile. We have summarised the 7 steps from the initial idea to installation for you.
Homeowners can take simple measures to live more sustainably, protect the environment and reduce their housing costs. We'll tell you how.
Recently, some suppliers have started paying more for surplus solar power than the feed-in remuneration. What does this mean for photovoltaic owners?
An insulated roof insulates better, reduces energy consumption, and saves energy costs. We have researched how much roof insulation costs.
Replacing old windows is worthwhile in several ways. Among other things, because you save a lot of energy. What other reasons are there for replacing
With new windows, you save a lot of energy and thus money in the long run. We reveal what you should look out for when replacing your old windows.
With Tesla entering the market, interest in solar tiles is increasing. What should you know before you have your house roof covered with solar tiles?
An energy management system increases the self-consumption of households with photovoltaic systems, stores solar power and reduces energy costs.
Roof renovation can cost several 10,000 francs. You can get part of this back as a subsidy if you renovate your roof to make it more energy-efficient.
Sooner or later, homeowners or co-owners who heat with oil will have to replace their oil heating. How much does a climate-neutral alternative cost?
A heat pump protects our environment and your budget. It pays off in long term. No matter if you build a house or renovate your heating system.
Ventilation is particularly important in winter. It regulates the relative humidity, prevents humidity damage and makes you feel at home.
Sooner or later, the first renovations will be due. If you plan the work cleverly, you can save a lot of money. We explain how.
Smaller and larger power guzzlers are hidden in every household. With our energy-saving tips, you can reduce your energy consumption.
Charging at home costs less than charging at fast charging stations. That's why it pays to install a wallbox if you own an electric car.
When you convert the attic, you gain valuable living space. What do you have to pay special attention to - and what does an attic conversion cost?
Switzerland is banning more and more light bulbs that contain mercury. Now is the time to switch to energy-efficient LED lamps.
A lot of heat is lost through old and/or leaky windows. Is it worth replacing older windows with triple-glazed insulation ones?
Do you own an older home and want to improve energy efficiency with little effort? New windows have a savings potential of 5 to 10 percent.
You could still hang a ceiling lamp yourself, but all other work with electricity should be left to professionals. We have researched the costs.
Oil heating is a burden on the climate and, due to high oil prices and rising CO2 taxes, on the housing budget. Is it worth switching to a heat pump?
With a winter garden you gain additional living space, enjoy the sun even in winter, although it is cold outside, and extend the summer.
The summer months are good for repairing damage or a roof renovation. Have the roof checked by a roofer now.
With our new checklist, you can plan individual energy measures or complete renovations step by step and think of everything that is important.
Would you rather charge your e-car at home than at a public charging station? Our overview will help you choose an e-charging station.
Overall, a household might consume about a third of its energy needs in the kitchen. This conceals a lot of electricity-saving potential
In winter, the sun shines less often and for less time. However, with a few targeted measures, solar power production can be optimised.
Heat pumps are energy-efficient, resource-saving and environmentally friendly. With our tips, they are also quiet and don't disturb anyone.
Many houses, mainly older ones, lose a lot of heat because they are poorly or not insulated at all. How can you avoid this and save a lot of money?
If you want to sustainably reduce your energy consumption, you should take a closer look at your heating system.
In July and August it often gets hot in the attic. Even if the roof is insulated. What can you do against late summer heat and thick air?
Is it worth having the dishwasher or washing machine repaired? We explain when a repair makes more sense than replacing the appliance.
When you buy an electrical appliance, one of the things you should compare is its energy efficiency. The new energy labels simplify the comparison.
Beat has inherited a detached house that is more than 50 years old and wants to insulate the attic. Our energy expert Max answers his questions.
A solar system is worthwhile for the environment. Whether it pays off depends on at least six factors. We explain all the important factors.
Oil and gas heating systems emit a lot of CO2. Nevertheless, 60 per cent of houses and flats in Switzerland are heated with fossil fuels.