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Hints, tips and news from the First Utility team

From energy hacks and lifestyle articles, to tech reports and industry updates - you’ll find it all here.

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Your summer soundtrack

Top devices to help you host a BBQ to remember

Bring your music to the party outside with smart tech

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A British beach staycation

Why a beach holiday doesn’t have to mean going abroad

Plan a staycation and explore Britain's beautiful coastline

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Bright ideas to save energy

Five simple ways to cut your electricity usage

Reduce energy use in your home with our simple tips

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A visual breakdown of energy at Wimbledon

Your weekend DIY timetable

Your weekend DIY timetable

Quick and easy jobs to tackle over the bank holiday

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How to avoid DIY disasters

How to avoid DIY disasters

Top five DIY disasters and how to avoid them

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Monthly home maintenance checklist

Monthly home maintenance checklist

What you should do and when to keep your home at its best

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Nearly half the UK has had a DIY disaster - have we lost our skills?

Ofgem report reveals Big Six greed

Loyalty tax: 8.3m households penalised £3.7bn by the Big Six

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Thermostats: Why go smart?

There has been much buzz around smart home gadgets of late.

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Award winners

We've won the 2017 Customer Service of the Year award

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Students driving change

We teamed up with Warwick University to explore energy saving

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Proud to deliver award winning service

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Customer service of the year 2017
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