Commentary

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...

Just how smart are today’s smart heating controls?

Dean Jepson – European Managing Director at Salus Controls – considers just how smart today’s heating controls really are and...

Q&A with Woodsure about the importance of quality wood fuel

Helen Bentley Fox, Director of Woodsure – the UK’s only wood fuel quality assurance scheme – answers some of the...

Should young women be urged to fill construction jobs?

The national skills shortage in the construction industry has been well publicised. It’s rather surprising then that, according to Office...