Heating

Product recall for Ideal Heating Logic 2 Combi & System Boiler Range (2401-0138)

The Office for Product Safety and Standards has published a product recall for Ideal Heating Logic 2 Combi & System Boiler Range due to the risk of fire. The recall applies to all production of these models with a production date between August 2022 and 7th January 2024. The product presents a risk of fire […]

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Smart cylinders – What installers need to know

Jon Tedstone, UK Sales Director at Mixergy, talks about smart cylinders – what they are, how they work and the part they could play in the journey towards decarbonising homes: It’s important that installers understand the differences between smart cylinders and existing ‘dumb’ products, and the benefits they can bring to their customers – saving […]

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Constant government U-turns are damaging the heating and plumbing industry – opinion

In his exclusive Installer column, Tim Pollard shares his view that the government frequently changing its policies is not good for installers, end-users and the industry: When is a pledge, not a pledge? When it is made by a politician of course. (Or when it’s a tin of furniture polish). Herein lies the issue which has […]

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How to connect, program and set up Navien’s Smart Plus controller

A growing number of British households are buying into the benefits of smart thermostats that allow them to control their heating at the touch of a button. These smart systems, such as Navien’s Smart Plus controller, not only help homeowners reduce their energy bills and carbon footprint but also gives them full visibility and control […]

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How to keep customers warm when the central heating breaks down

We all know the most urgent calls to heating engineers come in during the coldest months of the year. Lee Parsons, CEO of Arctic Hayes explains how portable heaters can help customers get through the worst while you get to the merchants: A central heating system that isn’t working is more than just an inconvenience; […]

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