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80% of households would be confident buying plumbing and heating items, without consulting an installer

The home improvement sector has known for some time that homeowner confidence to purchase products more typically associated with the...

Why installers should add water softeners to their offering

Kevin Ray, H&V Portfolio Manager at BEAMA, busts some common myths about water softeners. Many homeowners rely on their installer...

September set to break record for MOT failures

This month is set to break the record for MOT failures with the prospect of over two million vehicles failing...

Top tips for installers to build stronger relationships with their customers

Steve Lister – Sales & Marketing Director for Worcester Bosch – discusses why trust between installers and homeowners is key...

The importance of specifying products correctly

Paul McGuire, Associate Channel Manager at Mira Showers, explains the importance of specifying products correctly when it comes to meeting...

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...