Sunday, 27 March 2011 - 11:00am to 5:00pm

Rob and Sue Veck's 1970s house at 8 Piping Close, Colden Common, has been renovated to achieve an 80% reduction in CO2.

Features: Insulation and draughproofing - superinsulation in walls, roof, ceilings and floor; Windows - Triple glazing; Ventilation heat recovery; Condensing gas boiler; Solar hot water; 3.85kWp PV System; Low energy lighting; Water saving devices; Wood burning stove

When? Sunday 27 March 10am-noon; 1pm-4pm. A tour of the house will give you an idea how this has been achieved and what you can do in your own home. See and

Where? Go to and type "8 piping close". There are buses from Winchester - Bluestar E3 and Stagecoach X69.