Commentary

NIBE develops a policy pathway for phasing out fossil fuels and creating a viable heat pump market

NIBE Energy Systems has developed a policy pathway paper for phasing out high carbon fossil fuels in response to the...

Industry reacts to new Clean Air Strategy and news that only the cleanest wood burning stoves are available for sale by 2022

The Government has launched the Clean Air Strategy, which lays out how the country will “tackle all sources of air...

How do new ErP emission targets affect oil-fired boilers?

New ErP emission targets came into force in September, so installers must ensure the oil-fired boilers they install are compliant,...

Changes at Checkatrade – The Big Interview with Richard Harpin

A social media storm greeted changes to the way Checkatrade is run, following a takeover from HomeServe owner Richard Harpin,...

How installers can protect stored hot water systems from scale build up

Stored hot water systems suffer badly from the problem of scale build up, even when water treatment measures are in...

Is this the future for flue gas analysers? 4 things installers need to know about the testo 300

Testo has launched the new testo 300 flue gas analyser, which combines intuitive touch-operation with robust construction and highly efficient...

5 ways construction SMEs can use digital tools to get ahead of the competition

The way trade and construction businesses are run is shifting. Traditional ways of paper and pen are rapidly disappearing in...

5 things installers need to know about unvented cylinders

Think you know everything there is to know about unvented water cylinders? Think again. Alan Clarke, technical support manager at...

Q&A with Graham’s Ian Kenny about Women Installers Together

WIT is a full day of speakers, training and networking spearheaded by partners Stopcocks and Polypipe Building Products. Here, Hattie...

3 things installers need to know about customisable kitchens

In the current climate – the uncertainty of Brexit and unstable house prices – more homeowners are looking to ‘improve...