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What is the role of heating engineers in reaching net-zero by 2050?

Richard Lowes – Research Fellow at University of Exeter – takes a look at the role that heating engineers will...

Go your own way – How Stewarty Martin set up his own plumbing and heating business

In the last 12 months, heating engineer Stewarty Martin from Renfrewshire in Scotland has taken the plunge and started his...

UK Van drivers hit with fines worth £1.7million in last three years for parking in loading bays

Van drivers in the UK have been hit with fines worth £1.7 million in the last three years for incorrectly...

A new boiler can boost the value of a customer’s home, save them money & the environment

When advising customers on when to replace their boiler, it’s important to offer the full picture.  You, as an Installer, will...

Road users urged to be alert to the early signs of road rage during holiday season

GEM Motoring Assist is encouraging drivers to protect themselves by being alert to early signs of road rage. The warning...

View from the front line: Would you give up freebies, if it meant products cost less?

In his latest column for Installer, heating engineer Andy questions whether freebies hike up the cost of products. I want...

The Government should consider tougher restrictions on driving while using a mobile phone – says MPs

The Government should consider tougher restrictions on driving while using a mobile phone and stricter enforcement of the law to...

PAS 2035: What is it? Why was it developed? How will it affect the industry?

Stuart Fairlie, Technical Director of Elmhurst Energy, explains why PAS 2035 was developed. The history of PAS 2035 dates back...

Millions of drivers have caused road collisions while distracted by their mobile phone – says new research

New research has revealed that over 2.7 million drivers have had a collision or veered off the road in the last two...

The five steps installers should know to comply with the new BS 7593:2019 standard

The new BS 7593:2019 standard recommends that central heating systems are correctly dosed with chemical water treatment and an in-line...