Profit opportunity in water softeners

Profit opportunity in water softeners »

Many plumbing and heating jobs come down to price, so it is worth having additional services to offer that will benefit customers, and help your

Businesses should consider whole life cost when purchasing boilers

Businesses should consider whole life cost when purchasing boilers »

It’s no secret that effective energy management can have a significant impact on bottom line profit. However, to reap any benefit, Potterton Commercial advises looking

Encouraging new entrants to the sector

Encouraging new entrants to the sector »

With the number of apprenticeships in the heating sector falling last year, despite increased government support, more must be done to encourage new

Tuition fees prompt rethink on apprenticeships

Tuition fees prompt rethink on apprenticeships »

Rising tuition fees for university students is beginning to cast a more favourable light on the opportunities provided by apprenticeships. Here, JTL

Boiler finance scheme is up and running

Boiler finance scheme is up and running »

Ant Provan, founder of Gas AppUk, highlights the benefits of a new boiler finance package for use by independent installers and their customers

An installer’s view on Boiler Plus legislation

An installer’s view on Boiler Plus legislation »

Christopher Flaherty, owner of Vietec Heating, thinks the government’s new Boiler Plus legislation may be well intentioned, but in reality is a toothless

Too many plumbing students?

Too many plumbing students? »

Nathan Gambling (@betateach on Twitter), a plumbing and heating installer/lecturer, has responded to recent claims that there are too many apprentices in the

Helping customers to prevent burst water pipes

Helping customers to prevent burst water pipes »

Winter conditions adversely affect many homes in the UK, causing water pipes to expand and rupture in properties and ultimately causing irrevocable damage.

On the tools and also on the ball

On the tools and also on the ball »

She plays premiership rugby, travels around the globe for World Cup competitions, and works as a plumbing and drainage engineer. PHAM News

Inventor’s novel idea for better kneepads

Inventor’s novel idea for better kneepads »

A young entrepreneur from Gourock has reimagined the traditional kneepad design to launch a product aimed at tradespeople which reduces pressure on the