Trading Standards are reminding residents to contact Home Energy Scotland on 08088 082282 when considering buying energy saving measures including solar panels, insulation and new boilers. Home Energy Scotland will give impartial, independent, free advice.
Consumers should also be alert regarding companies who request payments by bank transfer. In most cases you will have extra protection when purchasing goods or services costing £100 or more by paying using a credit card.
Consumers should be wary of companies who do not offer 14 day cancellation rights as required by law when purchasing from home.
To report suspicious selling or contact Trading Standards call 01851 822694