Installer Focus

Using other people’s installation pictures online – Is it illegal and what can be done?

Social media is a great way for tradespeople to show off their work. Unfortunately, Installer has seen a rise in rogue...

Dispelling the myths about wetroom installations

Wetroom installations are becoming increasingly common as more people recognise their advantages. However, they are also subject to many misconceptions....

6 frequently asked questions about water treatment

By implementing a regular and effective water treatment programme, installers can boost and maintain a heating system’s operating efficiency so...

The importance of dirt separators for heating systems

Installer held a live Twitter Q&A with Spirotech about the importance of dirt separators for heating systems. Topics covered included...

Research claims there’s a “new generation of tradespeople”

Research by AXA reveals that a new generation of tradespeople is arising. Far from being short on skills, these younger...

3 things installers need to know about fibreglass ladders

WernerCo is the world’s largest manufacturer of fibreglass (also known as Glass Reinforced Plastic) ladders. The material is universally recognised...

Top 5 hole saw hacks

The materials and technologies in our homes and commercial buildings are advancing rapidly. While this is great news for designers...

How the online world has changed the way installers work

Victoria Willis from Geberit looks at how the online world has changed the way in which plumbing and heating installers...

Find out what’s on at Installer2016 with the new Show Guide

Installer2016 – the UK’s leading exhibition exclusively for plumbing and heating professionals – returns to the Ricoh Arena Coventry on...

One in four people put up with an “unacceptably cold” house to keep the bills down

The costly guessing game of when to turn off the heating can lead to extra energy costs of over £90...