Welcome to SWIGA

The Solid Wall Insulation Guarantee Agency

SWIGA has been established to provide householders and landlords with an independent, uniform and dependable guarantee covering professionally installed External solid wall insulation solutions.

Welcome to SWIGA

The Solid Wall Insulation Guarantee Agency
 

Welcome to SWIGA

The Solid Wall Insulation Guarantee Agency

 

Welcome to SWIGA

The Solid Wall Insulation Guarantee Agency

 

Welcome to SWIGA

The Solid Wall Insulation Guarantee Agency

 

Welcome to SWIGA

The Solid Wall Insulation Guarantee Agency

 
What is Solid Wall Insulation?

What is Solid Wall Insulation?

Solid Wall Insulation (SWI) provides a thermal layer for existing buildings that don't have a cavity wall or are classed as non-traditional or hard-to-treat properties.
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Benefits of  SWIGA Membership

Benefits of SWIGA Membership

There are two types of SWIGA membership; Certificate Holder Membership and Installer Membership.
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Why a SWIGA Guarantee

Why a SWIGA Guarantee

The benefits of using a SWIGA guarantee
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Latest News

Development of PAS 2030 details for EWI - Andrew Champ - SWIGA Chief Executive

Development of PAS 2030 details for EWI - Andrew Champ - SWIGA Chief Executive

Mon 1st November 2021
We have received confirmation from BEIS that it is not a necessity to go below ground with the insulation to comply with PAS. We have been working on this for several months in cooperation with the NIA. Case studies were also provided by some of our members. Critically, during the process we liaised with all stake holders including Trustmark  to ensure that the changes did not compromise compliance and technical monitoring.
 
BEIS announcement 

Case Studies

Wokingham Private Home

Wokingham Private Home

Wed 2nd June 2021
The homeowner complained of the upstairs front bedrooms being ‘’absolutely freezing in winter,” The front of the houses in this particular area are traditionally tile-hung, and that was the problem. 
Flintshire County Council

Flintshire County Council

Fri 14th May 2021
Flintshire County Council identified 250 local properties that had solid walls and were therefore hard to heat and expensive to keep warm. They were a mix of social housing and privately owned homes. 
Chesterfield

Chesterfield

Wed 2nd June 2021
The installation of 558 council-owned properties in Chesterfield. The project entailed installing external wall insulation and weatherproof decorative render to a mixture of houses and low-rise blocks, all of which were originally built with solid walls and therefore exhibited poor heat retention.