UK real-life kitchen study findings announced

Do you know how often you open your cutlery drawer every year? …Or how often you will open it over a period of twenty years? If you’ve never thought to keep count, then you don’t have to. Experts at the... View Article

New Gerflor product book identifies future-proof floors

International vinyl and linoleum flooring specialist Gerflor is launching a new guide to its best-selling ranges to help architects, specifiers, end users and contractors pinpoint the right product for their project building needs. Valid until the end of 2014, the... View Article

Dishwashing is black or white

Amica has added a new range of freestanding dishwashers to its line-up of feature-rich home appliances. As Poland’s leading home appliance manufacturer and one of Europe’s fastest growing, Amica is rapidly increasing its business here in the UK; building on... View Article

Taking care of your chimney liner

The latest in the series of technical tips from the experts at Specflue focuses on the traditional and important theme of the “safe and sound” maintenance of chimney liners and for easy reading is set out as a succinct set... View Article

Domestic RHI good news, for heat pumps

Space Air, Daikin Europe’s largest independent distributor is delighted by the long awaited news from DECC, that the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) will be introduced into the Domestic sector in April 2014. Mark Houghton, Commercial Director, commented: “At last we... View Article

Adopting a new approach for foul & surface water sewers

New legislation scheduled for later this year will demand a new approach from house builders, ground workers and contractors when it comes to the design, planning and installation of foul water & surface water sewer systems. Terry Hill, Technical Support... View Article

‘Drag and Drop’ changing places

Specification of accessible toilets is now available with just a mouse click through innovations at Clos-o-Mat. The company, the UK”s leading provider of disabled toileting solutions, has added a full Changing Places accessible toilet CAD download to its website www.clos-o-mat.com.... View Article

Renson®: Acoustic window vents for excellent indoor air

As a specialist in natural and acoustic ventilation RENSON® provides window vents, louvre panels and continuous louvre systems that ventilate buildings and meet the acoustic requirements. The Invisivent®EVO AK is a self-regulating thermally broken flap ventilator, that allows you to... View Article

Viessmann boiler featured on Chanel 4 television series

A model from Viessmann’s best selling Vitodens 111-W range of domestic boilers has appeared in property renovation series Double Your House for Half the Money. The 26 kW gas-fired condensing boiler was fitted by Viessmann installer and director of Gas... View Article

Double celebration for Twyford!

Twyford Bathrooms is delighted to be crowned the winner of Plumb Center’s “2013 L3 Regional* Supplier of the Year” award for its excellence in product quality and services. In addition to this award, Twyford has been accredited the “5 Star... View Article

Salus pushes the boundaries of heating control

The much anticipated, first ever internet-enabled thermostat with wireless capabilities – the iT500 from SALUS Controls – is now available to installers and homeowners eager to provide and experience the ultimate in remote control and flexibility for their heating needs.... View Article

Cembrit clads housing development

Cembrit cladding has been chosen as part of a new residential housing development at Edwin Court in South Sea, Portsmouth. The development consists of mixed tenure apartments and is situated next to Fratton Park, just a mile from the centre... View Article

Grundfos demand more

At Grundfos we are always striving to demand more and for over 50 years we have been developing our range of domestic pumps. In recent years this has seen the humble domestic circulator transformed into the ultra-efficient, easy to install,... View Article

Fein launches an extensive new cordless tools program

FEIN is introducing 20 new variants of drill/drivers, combi drills and impact machines to its range of cordless tools. The addition coincides with the company expanding its battery platform program, based on batteries with capacities of 4 Ah and 2... View Article