Buy-to-let landlords can no longer claim a funding exemption from making their properties more energy efficient meaning they could be on the hook for improvement costs of up to £3,500 and fines of up to £5,000 if they fail to make necessary changes.
How to improve your EPC rating
If your property has been given an EPC rating of F or G, there will be a list of ways to improve the property, along with general costs of what you will need to spend on the work.
Common recommendations include:
Double glazing, as it keeps in much more heat than single-glazed windows.
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