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Wirquin fired up in Dragon Boat fundraiser

A team from Wirquin Ltd has raised more than £400 for charity by competing in a dragon boat race. The sanitary equipment manufacturer’s team, this year called ‘Wirqueens and Kings’, competed in their fifth St George’s Dragon Boat Challenge. The event was held at Lakeside, Doncaster, in July, and has been running for nine years. […]

Taking control of electric floor heating with DEVI

The new electronic thermostat by DEVI provides precise control of electric floor heating for optimum comfort and energy consumption. DEVIregTM Opti by DEVI is fast to set up and simple to operate, with pre-programmed settings which will suit most users’ needs but can be easily adjusted by the installer if required. Just like the other […]

Viessmann expands its customer care services

Viessmann is continuing to make step changes to its customer service provision – by appointing four new area service managers and increasing customer service hours. The roles will support a field service engineer force that has grown by more than 25% over the past 18 months including five engineers recently recruited and trained. The first […]

INTERVIEW: Plumbing Apprentice Lauren Winter

Lauren Winter is a Level 2 Plumbing apprentice at Coventry College, who was recently recognised with the highly commended award in the Screwfix Trade Apprentice 2018 Award.

INTERVIEW: Heroes of Heat founder Damon Steele

By day, Damon Steele is a heating engineer who runs D S Steele Heating Engineers, based in Barnsley.

HiB recommends a stylish way to save space in the bathroom

Storage solutions are an important factor to consider when designing bathroom projects. The bathroom industry is set to grow by 12 per cent over the next four years, with minimalist and space-saving designs leading the charge. So, when it comes to design, a bathroom needs to be both practical in terms of storage and function, […]

Boxing club chooses Alpha boiler for knockout results

An Alpha Heating Innovation combi boiler has been installed a at newly-renovated boxing club looking for a cost effective and powerful option. Galashiels Boxing Club is based at a converted church in the Scottish Borders with around 250 men and women as members. Initially, when the boxing club opened in July 2014, there was no […]

Bosch unveils new easy-to-install commercial boiler

Bosch Commercial and Industrial has launches its new mid-range commercial boiler, designed to dramatically cut the cost and complexity of installation. The Bosch Condens 7000 F, which is available in four output models ranging from 150kW to 300kW, can be installed without the need for ancillary equipment such as a low loss header and primary […]

Grant UK unveils new online flue configurator tool

A new online flue configurator tool is now available on the Grant UK website – designed to help installers view the correct flue options for boilers. The flue configuration tool is available to access via the Professional section of Grant UK’s website. By providing details of the boiler they are installing, users are given the […]