Most of us didn’t get a user guide to the home, so some residents have written one. It’s a living document. Please let us know how we can improve it, in the comments below.
For example, did you know your windows have a built in wedge, that you can use to prop them open. Useful, if you need fresh more air while self isolating!
We think we are all really lucky to live in such beautifully designed homes that have many ‘green’ features. Some of those features were new to many of us, so we have put together these simple and non-technical user guides to our homes.
We have based this very general guidance on our experiences and research. While many features of our homes are the same, there are also quite a lot of variations, so you may find differences in your place. However, we hope this guide gives you a good starting point. It is offered to you in the spirit of neighbourliness and community — we obviously can’t accept any liability for actions you take based on these guides!
We welcome further questions and your feedback. Please email email@example.com.
Welcome to Derwenthorpe
Doors and Windows
Insulation and Heating
Putting up pictures and shelves
Thermostat panel instructions
Useful contact details
BTW, please get in touch if you live in one of the flats. We’d love to be able to add some more useful information for residents of the flats.