Our history and growth

Having started life as a company installing insulation, our name does not reflect everything we now offer. Our timeline shows just how our company and product offering has grown.

1986 – Company was formed

1993 – Moved to Hereford and joined forces with Sealed Heat

1997 – Domestic and General ownership changed through a management buy-in

1999 – Heating added to the list of services

2003 – Solar water heating was introduced

2004 – Approved to install oil fired central heating

2005 – Opened Worcester sales office

2005 – Launched our manufacturing division and opened our bead plant in Worcester

2005 – Our turnover reached £10m

2006 – The company won support to promote the only national programme offering the exclusive carbon saver bead

2006 – Directorship extends to include a Sales Director, HR Director and Installations Director

2007 – Company achieved 1,000 new customers per week, as an average client base

2008 – Home improvements was added to the list of services

2008 – Company reached £20m turnover

2009 – Expansion into Bristol with a new depot, totalling 5 depots and 2 office sites

2010 – Our 150,000th cavity wall insulation job was completed

2011 – Domestic and General completes 25,000 cavity wall insulations and installs 1.5 million square metres of loft insulation

2012 – Expansion continued with the opening of a number of new depots and the addition of another office site

2013 – The company currently employs more than 600 staff, and has plans to open an additional 4 depots during the course of the year