Commentary

Heating maintenance is not just about the boiler

Heating maintenance is not just about the boiler, says Warwick Dalton. The heating season is a particularly busy period for...

EAL backs proposal to use tax incentives to boost apprenticeships

In response to the Richard Review of Apprenticeships, EAL has backed a proposal to utilise tax systems, such as breaks...

Why it’s important to take Your 17th Edition by April 2013

17th edition wiring regulations courses are amongst the most popular in the UK for domestic and commercial electricians. The course...

Building energy efficiency

The challenge to improve the energy efficiency of UK homes has meant considerable focus on the benefits and importance of...

Making space to improve

For consumers looking for new and interesting ways to improve their homes, the news that the government was relaxing the...

Cashing in on energy efficiency

It’s alarming to see current statistics around the potential rise in fuel poverty over the coming months as many of...

24.5 million radiator replacement opportunity for installers

There could be as many as 24.5 million inefficient radiators that need replacing in the UK, according to Nick Whitwell,...

OFTEC welcomes new carbon monoxide legislation in Northern Ireland

OFTEC, which represents the domestic oil heating and cooking industry in Northern Ireland, today welcomed new carbon monoxide (CO) legislation...

Don’t be a drip – network

Plumbers are now one of the top five professions in the UK to benefit completely from networking groups according to...

The real deal

The Green Deal is currently one of the most documented subjects in the industry yet many installers are not sure...