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The power of the bathroom installer

Jane Blakeborough, Research Manager at the Bathroom Manufacturers Association, unveils the key findings of the latest research about how bathroom installers influence homeowner purchasing decisions: The impetus for the BMA’s May 2023 research, Understanding the UK Bathroom Installer, was borne from research in 2022 that showed the significant influence the bathroom installer has over the […]

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99% of tradespeople identify at least one issue with EV ownership

Research of more than 250 tradespeople conducted by Eureka! has revealed that fewer than one in 20 own an EV (either fully electric or hybrid) for business purposes. The data shows that, while EV adoption in the trades is broadly comparable with the general public, almost 90% are not considering electric vehicle purchase either currently […]

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46% of consumers planning heating and plumbing work this year

Against the wider backdrop of the cost-of-living crisis – and with no sign immediate sign of relief for consumers or businesses – Eureka! has taken the pulse of consumers about their home improvement plans this year. The sector can take some reassurance from the fact that two-thirds of households are still planning work on their […]

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8/10 installers are concerned about rising fuel prices – New research out now

The post-COVID consumer boom in home improvements and renovations is abruptly coming to an end. Installers are now facing the ‘triple whammy’ of material cost inflation, surging fuel prices and order books dwindling. New research released by Eureka! seeks to shine a light on how tradespeople are struggling with these inflationary pressures and their confidence […]

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Help us understand your business and you could win prizes from Screwfix, Makita, Wera or Scruffs

Installer is working with a well-known bathroom manufacturer to help it better understand its plumber and installer customers and help pinpoint any areas where it can improve the support it currently offers to the trade. To do so, we’re inviting readers to take part in an online questionnaire where you will be asked about your […]

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