winter

Dickies launches two new jackets for winter

Dickies has added two new jackets to its range this season, both ideal for tradespeople who work outside throughout the year. Padded for warmth, the Dickies Winter Softshell Jacket features stretch fabric for ease of movement – allowing the wearer to stay warm without the restrictive, bulky feel of some winter jackets. Easy to embroider […]

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Seven guidelines for van drivers to winter-proof their vehicles

Motoring experts from LeaseVan.co.uk have released seven guidelines for UK van drivers to winter-proof their vehicles, inside and out. Driving on British roads from November onwards can be rough but doing a little extra preparation and having useful items to hand will make travelling during the winter more pleasant. A reassured, comfortable and focussed motorist […]

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5 top tips to prepare your van for winter

The Indian summer was fun while it lasted but make way for the hats, scarves and wellies because winter is on its way. The temperature is gradually dropping reminding us that we have to make sure we have our de-icers ready. Here are some tips to prepare motor users for the winter from IAM RoadSmart’s […]

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This Summer, prepare for an energy-efficient winter

Thanks to ever-raising energy bills, there has never been a more economical time to start taking steps towards making things a little more energy-efficient in the home. While there are simple ways of reducing your home’s energy output (unplugging appliances, taking baths rather than showers etc.), many people fail to notice the real energy consuming […]

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Winter warmers

News reports claim we could be in for a tough winter, which could mean good news for the shrewd business that is prepped and ready for action when customers call. Mark Krull offers a winter ‘tick-list’ for the professional installer. Planning and preparation prevent poor performance – so goes the winter motto for heating engineers. […]

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