Installers warned about the dangers of asbestos

Installers warned about the dangers of asbestos »

Following the recent prosecution of heating engineers for failing to take proper precautions when removing asbestos, the APHC has issued a reminder

Are installers prepared for energy labelling?

Are installers prepared for energy labelling? »

Come 26 September, installers will be required to produce a label showing the efficiency rating on newly fitted boilers and heating system

Some top tips on how to treasure your tools

Some top tips on how to treasure your tools »

For any professional tradesman, looking to save money on cheaper tools can be a false economy so it makes sense to pay

Getting the best from both worlds

Getting the best from both worlds »

Many plumbers maintain a proud tradition of making copper fittings on site, but that doesn’t mean a plastic piping system shouldn’t be

The impact of the latest budget

The impact of the latest budget »

George Osborne’s summer budget could have implications for any small business that is weighing up the benefits of becoming incorporated. Jason Piper

Van insurance: understanding the pitfalls

Van insurance: understanding the pitfalls »

Thomas Strachan (pictured), UK Insurance Manager at Northgate plc, examines the pitfalls associated with a lack of understanding of the different types

Van test: Fiat Doblo

Van test: Fiat Doblo »

Building on the success of the 2010 revamp of the Doblo, Fiat has upped its game with the latest range that offers

New label will highlight the benefits of a controls upgrade

New label will highlight the benefits of a controls upgrade »

The Energy Labelling Directive should make it easier for installers to prove the benefits of heating controls to end users, helping to

Are you working at height safely?

Are you working at height safely? »

David Shrimpton, Ladder Association trainer at Werner, explains that a little care goes a long way when it comes to working at height.

Rogue customers and other headaches of the trade

Rogue customers and other headaches of the trade »

Providing insight into the relationship between tradesmen and their customers is a survey of some 1000 homeowners, carried out by Powered Now.

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