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Cost Effective Ways to Stay Warm this Winter and Save Money on your Energy Bills

Wednesday, 4 February 2015  |  Paul

With snow setting in on England over the next few weeks temperatures are plummeting and everyone us switching their central heating on more often to combat the cold. For many elderly people and those that live alone it is very costly to heat a whole house or even a whole room if the resident spends the majority of time in one location such as a chair.

Apart from the traditional heated blanket there are many money and energy saving solutions available to help you keep warm this Winter. Here are some of our top money saving products to help keep you warm:

Best for those with cold hands on the go:
HotRox Electronic Hand Warmer With USB Charger & Raynaud's Disease Silver Gloves Saver Pack £27.94

This pack is ideal for sufferers of Raynaud's disease or those who often get cold hands whilst at work or carrying out daily activities. The HotRox Hand Warmer with USB charger provides up to 6 hours of heat, giving you instant heat at the flick of a switch. The Raynaud's Disease Silver Gloves have a special silver and seamless design to keep hands warmer than traditional gloves. The Raynaud's Gloves are beneficial for a range of ailments and are antimicrobial

Best for wearable warmth on the go
Hotties Heather Tartan Back Wrap £19.99

The Hotties Heather Tartan Back Wrap is made with a hand sewn polycotton quilted cover with black binding and touch fasten extension strap. It comes complete with reusable, microwaveable core which gives long lasting soothing comfort to relieve pain to the lower back, back, spine, general aches and pains, arthritis, period pains, pains during pregnancy and sports injuries The back wrap is discreet, comfortable and non-restrictive so it is ideal to wear to keep warm whilst moving around.

Ideal for elderly people who spend a lot of time in one chair
HomeGlow B-Warm Heated Seat Cover £79.95

The HomeGlow B-Warm Heated Seat Cover is designed to reduce your heating bills instantly and is safe, portable and highly economical. It offers a cheap and cost effective alternative for providing therapeutic warmth in while being user friendly and low maintenance. This heated seat cover provides individuals with warmth they can control themselves, allowing the background temperature to be reduced significantly while the inhabitants are kept warm and their wellbeing uncompromised. The reduced ambient temperatures generate lower heating bills and create a better working environment for care home staff or the rest of the family when used at home. 

Ideal for people who feel the cold and struggle to keep warm
Beurer Cosy Heated Cape £59.99

The Beurer Cosy Heated Cape is made of a soft breathable micro fibre material, designed to provide warmth and comfort to the user. It allows you to keep warm without having to turn the central heating on to heat the whole house, the Beurer Cosy Heated Cape is a cost efficient way of keeping cosy this winter. The Beurer Cosy Heated Cape is practical and doesn't restrict movement - something you often find with a blanket. The cape features a detachable chord allowing the user to move freely around the home still wearing the cape, helping the user to stay warm and not lose too much heat once moved away from the plug socket.

Ideal for quick and easy warmth
Lambswool Micro-Hottie £12.99

The Lambswool Micro-Hottie is a microwavable thermal pack in a cosy lambswool fleece cover. The reusable microwaveable thermal pack can be re-used time and time again to give instant warmth and comfort. It is easy and safe to use as there is no need for boiling water & tricky stoppers making it ideal for the elderly or those with mobility issues.

Visit us at www.healthandcare.co.uk to shop our full range of heating and warmth solutions for the home. All our products are available with free Uk delivery.