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Boiler Plan expecting demand for Green Homes Grant

Boiler Plan is creating a dedicated eco department to deal with an expected “huge demand” for the government’s £2 billion Green Homes Grants scheme

MCS members say grant should be extended

A survey conducted by standards organisation MCS has revealed that almost half of their certified contractors believe the Green Homes Grant should be extended to 18 months or more

Worcester Bosch named Which? top boiler brand

Worcester Bosch has announced being awarded the Which? Best Buy endorsement for an eleventh time for its gas boiler range

Fernox introduces F8 to 500ml range

Fernox Power Cleaner F8, a citric acid-based cleaner designed to remove corrosion, scale and other debris in heavily contaminated, sludged central heating systems, has been added to Fernox’s 500ml range

DIY errors spark bonanza for UK tradespeople, says insurer

Nearly half of UK tradespeople, 46%, reported their workload increasing since lockdown loosened in June 2020, according to new research by Direct Line

ISH 2021 exhibition goes digital

Global show organiser Messe Frankfurt has decided to hold its ISH 2021 heating, plumbing and ventilation exhibition on an exclusively digital basis, in response to the latest trend in COVID‑19 infection rates and the concomitant tightening of travel restrictions

‘Get Winter Ready’ campaign launched

The UK and Ireland Fuel Distributors Association (UKIFDA) has launched a new ‘Get Winter Ready’ campaign, encouraging off grid homeowners to get prepared for the approaching winter months

Ideal Heating launches new training hub

Ideal Heating has launched a new training platform to help installers provide highest standards to customers using a wide range of heating technologies

Starting a plumbing business costs £33k

Starting a business in landscaping is the most expensive of the five trades Dickies Workwear has been researching

BiKBBI continues sponsorship of Charlton Athletic Women’s FC

The British Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom & Bathroom Installation (BiKBBI) will be continuing its sponsorship of Charlton Athletic Women’s Football Club for the 2020/21 season, which will coincide with the launch of a new digital strategy for the Women’s Championship side