Commentary

Are consumers ready for ‘connected home’ products?

As the range of smart technology for the home becomes ever wider and more advanced, the dream of the ‘connected...

Revealed: The top 8 most popular gas boiler spares

With well over 20 million gas boilers installed across the UK, installer access to spare parts is key to ensuring...

9 bathrooms trends that could be big in 2018

With 2018 just around the corner, Ideal Standard’s International designer Robin Levien gives his bathroom trends predictions for the next...

How quality training can close the “skills gap” in the gas sector

As a sector, building services engineering is experiencing a skills gap with many businesses rushed off their feet but finding...

How to tackle overheating in city centre apartments

Mark Deeney, Business Development Director for Glen Dimplex Heating & Ventilation, explores the challenges faced when heating and cooling modern...

Unlocking 4 secrets about the iconic Drayton TRV4

Drayton, part of Schneider Electric, has been designing and manufacturing the iconic TRV4 for 25 years. Originally created in 1992,...

There’s a “huge opportunity” for installers replacing inefficient circulating pumps

While fitting high efficiency circulating pumps is now mandatory, Gary Wheatley – Wilo UK’s Training and Technical Manager – believes...

Dispelling 6 myths about gas fires

With a long list of benefits for installers and homeowners alike, there is more to gas fires than meets the...

A closer look at the new Ideal Logic range of boilers

Not all decisions in life are easy. But when it comes to smart choices, Ideal’s new Logic range ticks all...

Britons pile up 100 million water bottles per week – could filtered water taps be the solution?

A brand new YouGov study commissioned by GROHE has found that half of Britain’s adult population buys bottled water on...