Warning over counterfeit fire-safety valves

Warning over counterfeit fire-safety valves »

Cornwall-based Teddington is raising concerns over the dangers of using cheap, imported fire-safety valves following an increase in reports from customers saying they

Survey highlights need for advice when buying a wood burning stoves

Survey highlights need for advice when buying a wood burning stoves »

As Which? release findings showing 7% of homeowners in the UK were given no information when buying their wood burning stove, Bruce Allen,

Plumbing in Paris on two wheels

Plumbing in Paris on two wheels »

Can a plumbing business run based on bicycle transportation? For one man in Paris, it’s proving to be a bonne idée, and having

Response to OFTEC comments on fuel poverty

Response to OFTEC comments on fuel poverty »

Simon Lomax, MD of UK heat pump manufacturer Kensa, has responded to the comments issued by OFTEC CEO Paul Rose on the subject

Fuel poverty is an issue we must work together on, says OFTEC

Fuel poverty is an issue we must work together on, says OFTEC »

Fuel poor households continue to grow in number despite efforts to make homes more energy efficient and affordable to heat. Here, OFTEC CEO Paul

Is UK housing in the dark ages?

Is UK housing in the dark ages? »

The UK’s current model for building homes was put under scrutiny at a recent conference hosted by Mitsubishi Electric, ‘Transforming the Housing Technology

Helping consumers to save water

Helping consumers to save water »

Paul Massey, Chairman of the CIPHE’s Industrial Associated Development Group, looks at how trade bodies, installers, suppliers and manufacturers can all work

Comparative look at Boiler Plus measures

Comparative look at Boiler Plus measures »

Following the introduction of Boiler Plus to Building Regulations in England, David Iszchak, technical trainer at Vokèra by Riello, offers a personal comparison

Boiler Plus confusion  – compliance complaints

Boiler Plus confusion – compliance complaints »

Nearly six months in, Boiler Plus is still causing confusion, and lack of clarity is a sure route to non-compliant installations. Here, Dean Jepson,

Two trailblazers of women in plumbing: a conversation

Two trailblazers of women in plumbing: a conversation »

The following is a transcript of an interview of two women plumbers on the  BBC World Service programme, The Conversation, hosted by Kim