Commentary

What are the key issues affecting the biomass and wood-burning stove markets?

A recent roundtable hosted by HETAS revealed a number of issues that are affecting both the biomass and wood-burning stove...

How does push-fit technology differ within the market?

For more than 40 years, a simple connecting solution has enabled a host of different sectors to realise new developments...

How metal push-fit can make jobs easier for installers

While copper remains the most popular pipe for the industry, plastic piping is hot on its heels with research suggesting...

What exactly are the benefits of switching to LED lighting?

Installers are ideally placed to promote energy efficiency among homeowners – and this can go beyond the usual aspects of...

Government opens opportunities to improve energy efficiency

Tony Gittings of Rinnai believes the Government has opened up more opportunities for the industry to effect energy efficiency and...

Boosting DHW efficiency and achieving legionella compliance

According to Chris Goggin – Associate Director of Rinnai UK – renewables technology paired with a continuous flow hot water...

What makes us think products are beautiful?

Ideal Standard reveals the results of a pioneering neuroscientific study into how the brain makes us think products are beautiful? The...

Intelligence by design is the future

Rinnai’s Chris Goggin looks at how intelligence by design is the way to future-proof product and installations against rising energy prices...

Is the construction industry being ignored by politicians?

The Conservative party has taken the lead in a pre-election opinion poll conducted by UK Construction Week, despite 71 per...

Ten things the industry has learned in the past ten years

April 2015 marks the tenth anniversary of the legislation that made condensing boilers compulsory for new installations and boiler replacements....