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Survey identifies key success factors for heat pump installers

The Heat Pump Installer Survey, commissioned by TermoPlus, has presented which traits and business practices lead to better sales performance than average as well as those that result in poor performance.

Exposing the heating myths that too many follow

John Lawless, heating expert at BestHeating, has looked at some commonly believed home heating tips and exposed them as myths

HHIC updates condensate pipe guidance following weather warning

The Heating and Hotwater Industry Council (HHIC) this week issued an updated ‘installer guide to condensate discharge pipe installation’

Water heating sizing guide for installers

Ariston has introduced a comprehensive guide to its vented, unvented and instantaneous electric water heaters, outlining which models are best suited for a range of domestic and light commercial applications throughout the UK

Advice on checking heating oil tank

With home working at its peak this winter, the UK and Ireland Fuel Distributors Association (UKIFDA) is urging the 1.5m UK households who use oil to heat their home to use this time to check out their central heating system and in particular the oil tank in their garden

Staying safe when working inside customer’s homes during COVID-19

What are the measures customers most want to see from their plumber, or other tradespeople, to help them feel safe when having work done during the pandemic?

Some pointers for COVID-lockdown “building hokey cokey”

Baxi Heating’s technical director Andy Green has offered some pointers on protecting unoccupied buildings and their heating systems in the colder months

When to notify the water company about plumbing work

WaterSafe, the plumber approval body supported by the UK water suppliers, has produced a short film to make it easier for everyone to understand what is required in England and Wales.

Lessons to learn for school heating

Andy Green, technical director at Baxi Heating, offers half-term tips to ensure that schools can rely on a reliable and efficient heating and hot water system as we head into winter

Preparing LPG users for the winter

Liquid Gas UK is urging consumers to check that they have a full tank of fuel as the colder months approach to minimise the chance of disruption to supply