Installer Blog

Opinion: Installers deserve certainty, and a bit of a treat, after a tough 2020

Tariq Ahmad – Polypipe Building Products’ Sales Director – explains why installers could do with a treat, after a tough...

Panasonic welcomes the extension to the Green Homes Grant to 2022

In a surprise announcement this week, the UK government has announced an extension to the Green Homes Grant. The grant...

The importance of apprenticeships in post-Covid recovery

Covid-19 has had a devastating impact on the UK’s employment, and with the unfortunate fact that young people have been...

Top tips for keeping customers happy from Heating Engineer Andy Gibbs

In the latest issue of Installer magazine, Heating Engineer and regular columnist Andy Gibbs gave his top tips for keeping...

Vented vs. unvented cylinders – Which is better?

Following the continued advancement and innovation in water heating throughout the years, there are a wide range of hot water...

Opinion: What will lockdown 2 mean for the construction industry?

Marco Verdonkschot, Managing Director at IronmongeryDirect, gives his view on the potential impact of a second lockdown on the construction industry:  With...

New Green Homes Grant scheme webinar available to watch on-demand

The Green Homes Grant, which launched on 30 September, has already attracted a lot of interest while also inspiring a...

How to specify the right accumulator tank

Accumulator tanks can offer a great solution to low water pressure in a home, however, with so many different tanks...

NAPIT welcomes Green Homes Grant Scheme, but highlights concerns over duration and standards

David Cowburn, Chief Operating Officer at NAPIT, shares his views on the Green Homes Grant Scheme and the challenge around...

How to select the right bathroom pre-wall system

Concealed cistern WCs have grown rapidly in popularity over recent years, driven in part by advances in pre-wall system and...