Join us Friday 17th & Saturday 18th May at the National Self Build & Renovation Centre in Swindon.
Friday & Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sponsored by Good Energy.
The ‘Festival of Sustainable Homes’ is a brand new event produced by the team at the National Self Build & Renovation Centre. This exciting, family-friendly show, will highlight how we can all live more sustainably in our homes and communities. Offering the latest advice on improving both the energy efficiency and comfort levels of properties – for both new builds & existing homes.
The two-day festival will avoid ‘greenwash’ and offer genuine inspiration for anyone interested in creating well-designed, healthy homes, through exhibits, seminars, live demonstrations and an unrivalled line up of experts on hand to share their knowledge. Our talks will be provide relevant, up-to-date, guidance for both newcomers to house-building and skilled housing professionals.
Explore our Show Highlights:
- Free entry, free parking
- Get the latest energy efficiency advice
- Guided educational tours of the NSBRC’s fantastic life-size exhibits
- Inspiring talks each day
- Over 200 Exhibitors showcasing the latest products, technologies and services
- 1:2:1 Expert Advice
- Coffee Shop and sustainable food options
- Discover our Nature Zone
The Nature Zone will shine a light on charities and non-profit organisations who aim to improve our natural environment through targeted campaigns, free advice and educational outreach.
The event sponsor is Good Energy. Good Energy is Britain’s greenest energy supplier. Based here in the South West, they started out by supplying 100% renewable electricity sourced from independent British generators. Today, they not only provide green tariffs, but install bespoke heat pump, solar and battery systems designed around your home.
From planning to budgeting, plot finding and building regulations to ecological surveys and water conservation, our free talks are a great way to pick up a wealth of valuable information.
Over 200 exhibitors will be showcasing their solutions and technologies with experienced representatives on hand to demonstrate, answer questions and offer their professional advice.
Our free guided tours of the NSBRC’s fantastic educational zones are the perfect way to help visualise how you will achieve your own perfect home, whether you are building on a fresh plot of land or improving or extending an existing property.
Our top 3 tips for making the most of your visit to the Festival of Sustainable Homes:
- Bring your plans, drawings and sketches – it will help the experts and exhibitors give you the best advice.
- Arrive early! There is a packed programme of talks, demos, case studies and tours. The seminars begin at 10am on both days and you’ll want plenty of time to browse over 200 exhibitor displays.
- Don’t be shy to ask questions! Many experienced representatives will be on hand to answer your questions and offer support based on their experience.
Here's what our visitors had to say about our recent shows: