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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...

The Fluxuator – What installers need to know

It may have started life as an inkling of an idea, but the Fluxuator is increasingly becoming a mainstay in...

Could a plumbing and heating engineer be named Britain’s Top Tradesperson again?

Britain’s Top Tradesperson 2018 competition has launched, and it inviting plumbing and heating engineers from across Britain to be recognised...

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...