Technical Articles

Potential challenges installers face with underfloor heating – and how the Single Zone Electric Boiler can solve them

The increase in the number of homeowners upgrading their properties rather than moving has led to the development of specific...

What key things do installers need to consider when correctly installing a flue?

A correctly-installed flue is a core part of a safe and efficient boiler. While there are industry requirements to adhere...

What are your options for limescale protection when you can’t fit a water softener?

When they don’t want or can’t fit a water softener, customers need an alternative option that will still provide permanent...

7 things to consider when deciding the best heating and hot water system for a home

Chris Gledhill – Production Director for cylinder manufacturer Gledhill – explains why the type of property and the number of...

Step-by-step installation guide to the new Drayton WISER heating controls

WISER is the next generation of smart heating control systems from Drayton. This step-by-step guide outlines how to install WISER’s...

How installers can raise standards when it comes to water safety

Poor plumbing installation can lead to contamination of drinking water. Julie Spinks – Founding Director of Watersafe – discusses the...

Why installing ventilation correctly is so important

There is an ever-increasing pressure to ensure properties have effective ventilation systems installed. Robert Dennis – Product Marketing Executive for Airflow...

Bathroom design for multi-generational living

Changing social demographics are having an impact on the traditional family home with many households now containing multiple generations. Chris...

How condensate lifting units can address the issues of condensate from condensing boilers

Wilo’s Training & Technical Manager Gary Wheatley looks at condensate lifting units, and how they can make life a lot...

Advice on boreholes and ground array alternatives on space-restricted sites

Installing a ground source heat pump on a site with limited land area brings its own particular challenges. Guy Cashmore...