Cold at home? Here’s how to beat the winter chill

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Britons’ homes are among the draughtiest in Europe. You can change that this weekend

If you’ve been struggling to keep your home warm this week, you are far from alone. UK homes are some of the least well insulated in Europe. But experts say a few simple DIY changes can dramatically improve the internal temperature. The concept is simple: stop cold air coming in and prevent warm air from escaping. This will save you money on your utility bills as the existing heating system will need to work less hard. Here’s what you can do this weekend.

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