In this section we are highlighting some of the problems encountered at and above ceiling level in dry lined homes.
Ceiling roses should be inspected by unscrewing the rose and filling and sealing round the cable entry points is allowed with acrylic sealant. typically decorators caulk works fine.
Any other wires that pass through the ceiling should be sealed round too, possibly from above.
Then inspect any pipe boxings or soil pipe casing and ensure they are air sealed too.
Typically in dry lined homes there is a gap at the edge of a ceiling which leaves an open path for a lot of heat to escape from behind the plasterboard linings.
A simple fix