Installer Blog

Oil prices – What comes down must go up

Neil Schofield, Head of Government and External Affairs for Worcester, Bosch Group, looks at the recent drop in the price of...

Installers looking to work with renewables need support

Tim Pollard, Plumb and Parts Center’s Head of Sustainability, believes that the right support is vital when it comes to making the move...

So, what’s next for boilers – Word on Efficiency?

Following the recent HHIC Parliamentary reception to mark ten years since the Building Regulations propelled the condensing boiler to the...

Is the return of the GDHIF enough?

Neil Mattock, Marketing Director, Vokèra looks at whether the return of the Green Deal Home Improvement Fund is enough to...

What will it take to get installers interested in renewables again?

Neil Schofield, Head of Government and External Affairs for Worcester, Bosch Group, thinks it’s a big task to win back installers’...

Managing energy use effectively can fight against blackouts

With recent months playing host to a series of unfortunate events affecting five of the UK’s major power plants, we...

Improving energy efficiency – There is no debate

Tim Pollard, Head of Sustainability at Plumb Center, believes there’s no debate around improving energy efficiency of UK homes – it should...

The Apprentice – Part 10

Hello and welcome to the 10th installment of my plumbing and heating blog. I can’t believe it’s already been a...

Huge shortage of skilled workers in Britain

Marketing Director Neil Mattock at Vokèra speaks about the importance skills courses for Installers A recent study  by the UK...

Cheap boiler spares are bad for the industry

When you need a spare part for a boiler, you could be forgiven for thinking of price over quality. David...