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Ask for Underfloor sets out hopes for the budget

Following reports we are unlikely to see anything too radical emerge from the red briefcase, BEAMA’s independent campaign Ask for Underfloor sets out its hopes ahead of the final Budget of this Parliament.  Chris Ingram of BEAMA Underfloor said: “With the election looming, is it expected that George Osborne won’t announce anything too drastic in […]

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Ask For Underfloor urges Government to improve social housing efficiency

BEAMA’s independent campaign, Ask for Underfloor, is urging the government to make more efficient heating systems compulsory for all UK affordable and social housing, in order to actively fight future fuel poverty. Chris Ingram of BEAMA Underfloor said: “Shadow education secretary Tristram Hunt recently stated that he would like to give Ofgem the power to force […]

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Top tips to simplify underfloor heating systems

Underfloor heating systems continue to rise in popularity with homeowners, and just as the type of property varies, so too does the best type of system. While it’s great that there is now a system suitable for any type of project, it can be a challenge to get your head around all of the different […]

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Industry reacts to Autumn Statement

Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne has updated MPs about the economy is his annual Autumn Statement. From April 2016 the government will make it cheaper for employers to take on an apprentice by abolishing employer National Insurance contributions for apprentices aged under 25. Kevin Wellman, Chief Executive Officer for the Chartered Institute of Plumbing […]

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75% of installers think underfloor heating will be key in 2015

Underfloor heating will continue to grow in popularity over the next 12 months, but the industry still needs to dispel myths surrounding it New research conducted by Continental Underfloor for the independent campaign Ask for Underfloor has revealed 30% of house hunters want underfloor heating in all or some rooms of their new property. A […]

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