Plumbing

Hansgrohe launches new Ecostat Fine and Ecostat Element shower and bath thermostats

Hansgrohe has launched the new Ecostat Fine and Ecostat Element shower and bath thermostats, which have been developed to integrate comfort, sustainability, and safety.   The new thermostats offer an outstanding showering experience, and also help to reduce water and energy consumption. Reliable Control Centres   The new surface-mounted thermostats from hansgrohe save water and therefore energy […]

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UWLA partners with Bolton College

The Unified Water Label Association visited Bolton College to introduce the plumbing students to the Unified Water Label.  The visit, part of the UWLA’s education programme, was supported by McAlpine Plumbing Products who provided donations to the college.   The plumbing students were given a presentation on the importance of water conservation and efficiency and how […]

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6 bathroom products installers need to know about from InstallerSHOW 2024 

Britta O’Boyle visited the bathroom exhibitors at InstallerSHOW to see what exciting products were being presented.  It’s now been a few weeks since InstallerSHOW 2024. In Hall 5, there was everything from Vaillant’s 150th birthday party taking centre stage, to the likes of Google showcasing its Nest Thermostat, which is one of the only Matter-compatible […]

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Heritage Bathrooms launches at B&Q

Heritage Bathrooms is launching an exclusive capsule collection of its bathroom products across 70 B&Q stores, as well online at diy.com. The range will feature a capsule collection of classic Heritage Bathroom’s bathroom and sanitaryware products, available at B&Q. This includes statement pieces, such as the Oxted Freestanding Bath, and flexible items, including the Upperton […]

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Häfele adds certified fire rated pocket door to range

Häfele UK has added a certified fire rated pocket door to its range. Available exclusively in the UK via Häfele, Optimo comes with an optional fire rated FD30 jamb kit. When fitted, the kit ensures the door meets the regulation standard of 30 minutes fire resistance and is fully certified to EN1634 12016+A1:2018 standards. Meeting […]

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