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2 / 2 / 24
How can I make my home warmer?
9 / 6 / 23
Energy is everything in today's ever-changing, modern world.
9 / 6 / 23
When it comes to home insulation, many homeowners tend to focus on insulating their walls and lofts and often forget
11 / 5 / 23
A new robot designed to spray foam insulation under floors is now being used across the town, to help provide a faste
20 / 3 / 23
Liverpool-based housing group, Plus Dane Housing, is extending moves to boost underfloor insulation following the pil
12 / 1 / 23
Q-Bot has recently been appointed by energy solutions provider E.ON to  install its rob
16 / 11 / 22
HOMES UK and Unlock Net Zero returns to London Excel next week on 23-24th November with the main goal to t
2 / 9 / 22
The escalating price of energy is unprecedented and will likely result in a significant impact on the health of the nation. The UK currently faces a terrible cost-of-living crisis, risking putting millions of households into fuel poverty.
23 / 8 / 22
Energy Saving Trust verified and certified energy savings claims following the installation of Q-Bot’s robotic underfloor insulation in homes across the UK. It was found that insulating a floor with Q-Bot may typically save around £190 a year in a gas-heated home or £430 a year in an electrically heated home.
19 / 8 / 22
Floors are generally either solid or suspended (timber or concrete).
11 / 8 / 22
The logic is easy to follow, if a home is more comfortable to live in, costs less to run and is better for the environment, then that added value will be realised in the asking price.
9 / 8 / 22
Q-Bot is thrilled to announce the opening of a new operational base and training centre in Newport to support the installation of its robotic underfloor insulation through its own Delivery Team and a fast-growing network of Accredited Partners in Wales and South of England.
15 / 7 / 22
Q-Bot has worked with Energy Saving Trust (EST), a trusted and independent organisation, to verify and certify energy savings claims following the installation of Q-Bot’s robotic underfloor insulation in homes. The results of EST’s modelling demonstrate increases in EPC score and the reduction in energy bills after applying Q-Bot’s underfloor insulation in all property types. This further supports the well-established position that floor insulation improves the energy efficiency of homes.
12 / 7 / 22
Delegates were again thrilled to meet Betty and the Q-Bot team at Housing 2022, Manchester’s
4 / 7 / 22
Q-Bot attended the Grange Primary School Summer Fair last Saturday to promote careers in en
8 / 4 / 22
The UK Government has recently unveiled a national Energy Security Strategy to produce the UK’s ene
29 / 3 / 22
Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced last Wednesday that VAT for energy effic
11 / 2 / 22
Q-Bot and Flagship Group won the Housing Digital Award in the category 'Most Innovative Ret
24 / 1 / 22
Energy prices rise headlines have grabbed our attention and for a good but horrifying reasons.
7 / 12 / 21
Q-Bot’s first ever private customer, Bob, finally had his installation of underfloor in
18 / 11 / 21
Homes UK returns to London Excel next week on 23-24th November. Q-Bot is delighted to come back to physical housing g
12 / 11 / 21
Underfloor insulation expert, Q-Bot is celebrating receiving the Queen’s Award for Ente
8 / 11 / 21
Q-Bot is delighted to be featured in the 
9 / 8 / 21
Q-Bot is hiring Insulation Installers to join its fantastic team installing underfloor insulation using a robot.
27 / 7 / 21
Islington Council has received funding under the Green Homes
16 / 6 / 21
Curo has appointed Q-Bot to undertake externally funded energy efficiency work to upgrade its housing stock. Q-Bot is delighted to be part of the programme of work and install its robotic underfloor insulation in 75 properties.
5 / 6 / 21
We all cherish our planet, and today we celebrate World Environment Day.
11 / 5 / 21
This week is Mental Health Awareness Week with a focus this year on Nature.
1 / 4 / 21
Q-Bot is proud to announce a new strategic partnership with Airlok to deliver its robotic underfloor insulation solution in the North East of England.
31 / 3 / 21
A combination of prudent investment in home improvements, diligence and good habits can seriously reduce your energy bills. Let’s take a closer look!
8 / 3 / 21
Q-Bot is proud to have built a diverse team with 26% of women working at the company, and 33% of them have a management role. This is much higher than the average for the UK engineering and construction industry, which represents 8% of women in engineering [1] and 11% in the construction industry.
4 / 3 / 21
In partnership with Q-Bot, Elemental has created a panel of the UK’s leading retrofit experts to discuss the Social housing retrofit picture from its roadblocks to just how it fits so integrally into the United kingdom’s Net-Zero ambitions.
19 / 1 / 21
Grantham Imperial has released yesterday the latest episode of their innovation podcast
6 / 1 / 21
Martin Jervis, Chief Commercial and Operating Officer at Q-Bot, has presented today an innovative session about "Robo
25 / 11 / 20
Q-Bot is proud to announce a new partnership with the Flagship Group to deliver its innova
6 / 8 / 20
Following the announcement from Chancellor Rishi Sunak in July, the government has officially introduced a new ‘Green Home Grants’ scheme to improve the energy efficiency of existing homes across England and generate green jobs into the local community. The government aims to boost the UK economy to ‘build back better’, reduce fuel poverty and tackle climate change.
10 / 7 / 20
Following the announcement from Chancellor Rishi Sunak, the government has officially released several measures to bo
23 / 6 / 20
Q-Bot is delighted to resume operations, now installing our robotic underfloor insulation in homes again across the UK and mainland Europe.
23 / 6 / 20
Q-Bot’s top priority is the health and safety of the team, customers, suppliers and everyone we work with. Q-Bot continually monitors the situation to ensure that the Company’s response is in line with advice from the NHS, UK government and other relevant sources.
23 / 4 / 20
Q-Bot works with social housing providers to improve the fabric of homes and achieve their carbon targets through innovative and sustainable retrofit solution. This will have a significant impact on fuel poverty reducing energy bills by an average of £125/yr (Energy Savings Trust, 2020) while reducing the risk of damp and mould, making the home healthier.
21 / 4 / 20
Q-Bot has been honoured with a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the Innovation category. Q-Bot is very proud to receive such a prestigious accolade and be recognised for business excellence, innovative thinking and cutting-edge technology alongside the esteemed range of past and present winners.
8 / 4 / 20
We rely upon them to support us and act as a dividing barrier
25 / 3 / 20
Carpet, vinyl, laminate, underfloor heating and underfloor insulation selection.
25 / 3 / 20
Carpet, vinyl, laminate, underfloor heating and underfloor insulation selection.
16 / 3 / 20
London, 16 March 2020 – Q-Bot would like to assure its customers that we are carefully monitoring the situation and understand that how we operate and interact going forward needs to be done in a manner that protects our customers, our employees and our partners.
10 / 2 / 20
Artificial intelligence (AI) is seemingly everywhere, in our gadgets, in the systems used for the web, in our cars and it’s in our homes and buildings too. We expect AI to become even more ubiquitous in the operation of smart cities, our homes and in construction.
10 / 2 / 20
Q-Bot is proud to announce that our underfloor insulation is now government endorsed through TrustMark. TrustMark is the Government Endorsed Quality Scheme covering work a consumer chooses to have carried out in or around their home.
30 / 1 / 20
Q-Bot has been shortlisted in the “Sustainability Project of the Year” category for the prestigious UK Housing Awards 2020. The winners will be announced during the ceremony on Thursday 7th June at the Grosvenor Hotel in London.
22 / 12 / 19
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22 / 12 / 19
Saint-Gobain is pleased to announce their investment in Q-Bot, the UK’s leader in robotics for the construction indus
18 / 12 / 19
Underfloor insulation is one of the most overlooked methods to insulate homes because traditional methods can be complex, disruptive and expensive. This article debunks the most common myths and shows that Q-Bot's robotic under floor insulation allows provides a hassle-free and efficient way to keep your feet warm for good.
17 / 12 / 19
An in-depth study was carried out by Leeds Beckett University before and after Q-Bot installed insulation under the floor of an end-terrace bungalow in the North of England. It was found that applying Q-Bot’s underfloor insulation reduces heat loss through the floor by 77% and draughts by 39%, resulting in a 24% reduction in the Heat Transfer Coefficient.
3 / 12 / 19
Q-Bot and its housing partners already have had a strong impact on fuel poverty by making homes warmer and more energy efficient. This means significantly improving the living conditions of tenants whilst reducing their carbon footprint. Together, we have delivered affordable warmth and improved energy efficiency to 1000’s of homes across the country.
19 / 11 / 19
Uninsulated floors contribute to up to 25% of the heat loss for a typical home. Discover the most efficient options to insulate your floor from underfloor insulation to covering your floorboards and floor heating.
23 / 10 / 19
Under-floor insulation with robots has just got easier (with a reduced waiting time).
16 / 10 / 19
There are many ways to insulate your home and a combination of several insulation methods may be needed. This article will cover all the common options available for your home.
1 / 10 / 19
Q-Bot's first open house in Hove proves to be a great success.
25 / 9 / 19
Q-Bot technology has recently been added to the range of energy efficiency measures offered under Warmer Homes Scotland – the Scottish Government’s national scheme for improving energy efficiency in homes who are in or at risk of fuel poverty. The scheme’s Managing Agent, Warmworks Scotland, has now confirmed that the technology, a unique robot that is controlled via remote control, will be used to insulate the area underneath suspended timber floors, thus creating a warmer, more comfortable home, with fewer draughts, more even temperatures, and a reduced risk of damp or mould.
2 / 9 / 19
Q-Bot has recently been accredited by CHAS, a health and safety accreditation scheme for the construction
23 / 8 / 19
We are looking for talented candidates who have a background in the construction industry and would like to use their
5 / 8 / 19
Q-Bot has recently been accredited by Achilles ‘BuildingConfidence’, a UK’s construction standard.
5 / 8 / 19
Q-Bot has successfully completed a £3m Series A investment round.
4 / 6 / 19
The installation of Q-Bot's floor insulation significantly improved thermal comfort with fewer cold draughts and resulted in even temperatures within the house. In a survey of the residents who have benefited from the service, 100% of respondents said they were ‘Satisfied’, or ‘Very Satisfied’ with the installation and 86% would recommend Q-Bot to their neighbours.
25 / 4 / 19
Q-Bot’s unique method to insulate suspended floors has been approved as innovative measure under the government’s Energy Company Obligation (ECO) 3 scheme. As a result, Q-Bot is now able to secure ECO3 funding with an additional 25% innovation uplift.
22 / 9 / 18
Mathew Holloway features in Saint Gobain’s report on ‘Emerging Realities’ - addressing how robotics and AI will transform the construction industry.
8 / 8 / 18
Q-Bot is transforming the construction industry with smarter processes, built using robotics, digital technologies and AI.
7 / 6 / 18
Q-Bot is excited to be amongst the forward thinking Ashden winners in the UK, working on the frontline of energy innovation, sustainable buildings, energy market disruption and clean air in towns and cities.
4 / 4 / 18
Q-Bot hosted the Rt. Hon. Claire Perry, Minister of State for Energy and Clean Growth, Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) last Thursday in preparation for the Government’s announcement of the consultation for the new Energy Company Obligation (ECO 3).
21 / 2 / 18
Your Homes Newcastle (YHN) has become the first official partner of Q-Bot, bringing its energy efficient insulation solutions to the North of England.
6 / 2 / 18
Q-Bot is delighted to announce that Q-Bot has won the CIBSE Building Performance Award 2018 under the category Product and Innovation.
19 / 9 / 17
Q-Bot, the UK's leading developer of robots for use in the construction industry, has closed an investment round of £450,000 supported by ClearlySo, Minerva Investors Group, Curious Capital, London Business Angels and Chicago Booth Angels. The investment is leveraged with £1,050,000 funding from the EU Commission's Horizon 2020 program, to bring the total funding up to £1.5m.
25 / 7 / 17
Q-Bot's underfloor insulation service has been awarded by the highly prized BBA accreditation for the construction industry. The BBA Agrément Certificate Number 17/5440i1 covers Q-Bot's suspended timber floor insulation service for domestic and non-domestic buildings.
17 / 5 / 17
Q-Bot was hosted by the London Science Museum for the once-a-month late night opening. The team got to meet general public and show off the SprayBot in the great setting of the Flight Zone full of aviation history.
28 / 2 / 17
Q-Bot was featured on BBC Radio 4 Panorama, BBC News online and BBC Twitter as part of the debate about insulating th
16 / 9 / 16
Q-Bot's robots deployed in the London Borough of Camden to install insulation without disruption, making homes warmer and reducing energy bills.
21 / 11 / 15
Q-Bot wins Business Green Technology Awards - Building Technology of the Year under the category Retrofitting with Robot.
15 / 6 / 15
Q-Bot, UK Robotics Company insulating Social Homes is named The Best Start-up at the Invention and Entrepreneurship in Robotics Awards held in Seattle, USA.