The smart route to success
Installers able to position themselves as experts in connected homes should be able to take advantage of a rapidly growing market...
Schools and colleges stand to benefit more than most from energy and water-saving projects...
Going for growth
Paul Hull is best known as one of the founders of Gas Safety Superheroes, the industry initiative that took the trade by storm a year ago...
You might think Japan has the most sophisticated toilets in the world, with features ranging from self-warming seats to singing cisterns.
A former NBA basketball player returned to his home in Dallas to find he had been burgled – and the thieves had gone to the trouble of stealing his toilet!
Network Rail made £4.8 million in 2016/17 charging people to use toilet facilities, including £900,000 from London’s Victoria station alone
‘Zombie’ boilers were targeted during October in a competition designed to raise awareness of inefficient boilers and their gruesome costs to home owners.
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Easier control of room temperature
Over the past few years, we’ve seen an exponential growth in demand for smart home products.
Horstmann makes control of combi boilers more efficient
Horstmann is offering a range of heating controls that are a good accompaniment to combination boilers. The accuracy, quality and reliability that have always been built into the company’s timers also feature in its stylish range of thermostats – and at a price that might surprise you.
Much more than just radiators
The first step in any project is to perform a heat-loss calculation, taking into account room sizes, available wall space, whether the walls are interior or exterior, ceiling height, number of doors and windows, building materials used and level of insulation
“Our campaigning work continues to raise awareness of the benefits of heating controls for consumers and installers”
Interviews & Case Studies
BEAMA is the leading trade association for manufacturers of electrical infrastructure products and systems, including services for the domestic and commercial built environment. We spoke to marketing director Kelly Butler to learn more about the organisation
Press fitting can help installers produce secure and long-lasting leakproof joints. Guy Hadwin, marketing manager at Rothenberger, outlines how to go about it.