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Chimney Sheep Press 2015

2015 was a year of celebrating our growth as a business- after our Business Boost and Grand Designs success the Chimney Sheep name was out there and sales were increasing at a record rate! Country Homes and Interiors – Meet a country character Country Homes and Interiors – one of our first Nationwide Magazine mentions! …

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Chimney Sheep Press 2014

2014 was a great year for Chimney Sheep – the business was growing after receiving awards in 2013; recognising us for our work in energy loss reduction. Sally Spies Profit Up the Chimney! 2014 marked the start of our partnership with one of the UK’s biggest home and garden retailers – B &Q! We felt …

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Chimney Sheep Press 2013

2013! What did we get up to in 2013? This was going to be our first full year of trading, the second calendar year the Chimney Sheep had been on the market My Weekend! The first article of 2013 wasn’t directly about the Chimney Sheep itself – but it did tell us more about the …

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Chimney Sheep Press 2012

As you may know – Chimney Sheep LTD has been around for several years. We celebrated our fifth birthday in 2017, making us 7 YEARS OLD! Throughout the years we’ve featured in many different press releases, ranging from magazine articles, online write-ups; even FRONT PAGE NEWS. Here we’ve included some snippets – telling the story …

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Make your laundry process end-to-end eco-friendly

Doing your laundry is a necessity (no matter how much of a pain it is to do!), but it is a process that can cost the environment hugely. According to DEFRA, the impacts of the laundry processes millions of people do every day are water pollution, eutrophication, greenhouse gas emissions and potential toxicity impacts. It …

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Mulch Mulch Mulch

The more I find out about it, the more I realise how widespread the benefits of mulch are, both for domestic gardeners and widescale horticulturalists, farmers and foresters. Studies of mulch in draught-prone countries have demonstrated how the water-saving properties of mulch improve crop growth and reduce herbicide use through natural weed suppression. It’s a …

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It’s official – we are BBA Certified!

We have exciting news! Last weekend, at the Futurebuild Show in London, we were awarded with our BBA Agrément Certificate. It has been a long road of rigorous product testing on The Chimney Sheep® but we now officially have this industry-leading certification. This makes us the only chimney draught excluder on the market to have …

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Five Ways to Reduce Damp in the Home

Damp is one of the biggest nuisances facing UK households today. A recent study from the Energy Savings Trust found that 37% homes incurred condensation problems and a further 28% experienced problems with mould. As well as being unsightly and rather pongy, there’s also evidence to suggest that damp in the home could be the …