Carl Ladd

Whether you fit boilers or heat pumps, you can still futureproof the system – Opinion

The IPG has announced Carl Ladd (@GasLadd) as a brand ambassador, who will help spread the word about the work of independent businesses in our industry.  Installer spoke to Carl at the IPG Conference about his journey to the tools, the state of the industry, and why he likes to shop independent:  Q: How did […]

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Get hands-on with the latest tools and workwear with InstallerTRADES at InstallerSHOW

InstallerSHOW will be offering a dedicated tools and workwear zone, InstallerTRADES, designed to give visitors the chance to see the latest products in action – and, crucially, hear from the tradespeople trying them out live at the show. Aimed at everyone working in the trades, from heating engineers and renewables installers to electricians and general […]

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Master vs Apprentice: It’s all about dropping the ego

Apprenticeships are the lifeblood of the plumbing and heating industry. They help train the next generation of installers and also give small plumbers the chance to build their businesses while passing along their expertise. Steve Harris, Technical Support Engineer at Wavin, sat down with master and apprentice duo Carl Ladd (CL, pictured above) and Mark […]

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Entry deadline for Heating Installer Awards 2022 extended

Entries into the Heating Installer Awards 2022 have now been extended by two weeks, meaning this is the last chance to enter the industry famous Heating Installer Awards. Designed to champion the heroes of the industry who often go unnoticed, this year the awards returned for a seventh time and aims to recognise installers who […]

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