Articles

The Plumbing Pensions Scheme is having a “devastating impact” on the industry

Fiona Hodgson, CEO at SNIPEF – Scottish and Northern Ireland Plumbing Employers’ Federation – gives her views on Section 75, and...

Nine top tips for driving in the rain

Drivers have been urged to take precautions if they find themselves on the roads during the downpours forecast across the...

Five things you need to know when specifying a hot water tap

As we approach a new decade, GROHE predicts that more and more renovators and first-time property buyers will be looking...

Is BOXT a distruptor? Are online boiler sales an opportunity for installers? Jo Alsop takes a look

Online boiler sales are a concern for installers but The Heating Hub’s Jo Alsop argues that while installers need to...

How to make the right impression on social media

Emma Cox,  Channel Manager – Brand & Communications at Mira Showers, examines how installers can make the most of their...

Why it’s important to consider hot water cylinders for UK homes

A trend towards home improvement has seen a rise in the number of boiler replacements across the UK. With behavioural...

4 bathroom trends to watch out for in 2020

With 2019 dominated by industrial yet minimalist designs, 2020 is set to be an exciting year when it comes to...

7 top tips for tradespeople to run a successful business

With tax changes, Gas Safe exams, health and safety issues and difficult customers, life is never simple for the busy...

There’s “shocking variation” in actual van NOx emissions compared with the official results – says new research

Independent real-world rating system puts emissions of best-selling vans in the spotlight with some encouraging and some shocking results. The...

Why heating and plumbing engineers should watch out for “disruptors”

In his exclusive column for Installer, Tim Pollard – from Pollard and Pollard – warns about “disruptors” in the heating and...