Installer Blog

The Apprentice – Part 9

Hello and welcome to the 9th installment of my Plumbing and Heating blog. It feels as though it’s been ages...

Customer Care important to installers

Installers are living in a 24/7 ‘always on’ world, mainly due to the ever changing world of technology where smart...

RHI no good for installers – Industry view

Chris Flaherty, Director of Vietec Heating, provides an installer’s viewpoint of the success and failings of the domestic Renewable Heat...

Industry Insider blog – He came, he saw, he delayed

Neil Schofield is Head of Government and External Affairs for Worcester, Bosch Group and is Installer’s Industry Insider. Read his thoughts now that Greg...

Making the most of the merchant marketplace

Your local independent merchant can be a goldmine in many ways for heating engineers. Chris Wroe, Northern Divisional Manager for...

Green improvements

Tim Pollard, Head of Sustainability at Plumb Center, reviews how the ‘holiday season’ has actually been a very busy time...

The Apprentice – Part 8

I think that we can safely say that summers coming to a quick and cold end now, and its mad...

Finding the right finance is important

The Government’s rapid closure of the Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (GDHIF), following a surge in applications, is a disappointment...

Modern technology can make installers’ lives a whole lot easier

Steve Horrocks, Technical Director of Stroma Certification, believes that software holds the key to boosting the installer industry. The Renewable...

It’s all change for Vokèra’s affinity scheme

With so many installer loyalty schemes and apps on the market, picking one to suit you and your needs can...