Reducing Utility Bills: Top Tips

Should you contact a plumber of heating engineer to fix your boiler?

Our utility bills account for a large portion of our expenditure. This isn’t all bad, however. In fact, it means that by putting some time into this one area we can cut our spending by notable sums. We are not saying that you will be able to buy your dream car just by switching to […]

Posted on March 27, 2020 in Uncategorized | Read more?

Guide To Fire Safety In The Workplace

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Workplace fires are a real risk which every workplace should work to prevent. Correct workplace fire safety is achieved through a series of steps. Firstly, identifying hazards. Secondly, identifying people at risk. Next we would look at reducing any potential risks and taking preventive measures, such as fire door installation and fire alarm servicing. Following […]

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Our Boiler Maintenance Tips To Prevent A Boiler Breakdown

Most of us know that boiler maintenance is important but that doesn’t stop countless homes across the UK neglecting it. Failing to maintain the upkeep of your boiler can lead to expensive repairs, increase running costs and even produce potential health risks. Thankfully, there a variety of ways you can keep on top of your […]

Posted on February 21, 2020 in Boilers | Read more?

The Importance of Electrical Safety Testing

What Is Electrical Safety Testing Electrical safety testing refers to tests that are designed to check that products using electricity meet safe operating standards. The standards that are tested against depending on a variety of aspects as they are set by various agencies and government bodies. Electrical products sold world-wide are subject to many safety […]

Posted on February 3, 2020 in Electrical | Read more?

Why should you get your boiler serviced regularly?

People go all summer without touching the thermostat, but as the weather turns colder, and they turn to their heating system to provide warmth and comfort, they could find that it’s not working at all.  In that case, the need to get an emergency plumber out will be a costly expense that could’ve been avoided. […]

Posted on December 17, 2019 in Uncategorized | Read more?

4 winter heating myths busted

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It’s that time of year when the clocks have gone back, the dark nights are drawing in and the temperature has dropped significantly. Before you reach for the thermostat and crank the heating up high, think about these common heating myths that could be costing you hundred’s a year. Learn about these common heating myths […]

Posted on November 21, 2019 in Combined Heat & Power, Plumbing | Read more?

Boiler broken down? Should you call a plumber or a heating engineer?

Boiler Maintenance

We rely on our central heating system to work effectively 24 hours a day, especially with Britain’s temperamental weather, and often take it for granted that it’ll be there to provide heat when we need it. So when the worst happens and your boiler breaks down it can be frustrating and worrying. When you have […]

Posted on October 18, 2019 in Boilers, Emergency Callout, HVAC, Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM), Plumbing, Property Maintenance | Read more?

What is an EICR?

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What is an EICR (Electrical Installation Condition Report)? An Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR) is an inspection to test the safety of the electrical circuits in a building. Any electrical installation should always be covered by an up-to-date EICR, or periodic inspection report. An Electrical Installation Condition Report is not always a strict legal requirement, […]

Posted on October 11, 2019 in Electrical, Electrical Testing, Safety & Compliance, Mechanical & Electrical (M&E), Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM), Regulations & Practise | Read more?

Checking the Gas Safe Register

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Gas Safe Registered engineers – Don’t cut corners with gas The Gas Safe Register is the UK’s official list of gas and plumbing businesses. By law, a gas engineer must be on the Gas Safe Register to work safely and legally on gas appliances. The same goes for businesses, whether they are carrying out domestic […]

Posted on October 2, 2019 in Boilers, HVAC, Mechanical & Electrical (M&E), Plumbing, Regulations & Practise | Read more?

Boiler maintenance tips you should follow

Boilers are an integral part of every property, whether it’s a residential home or a commercial business, they’re crucial in the day-to-day running of a building. They create heating, power and electricity, depending on the type of boiler you decide to have installed. They keep our radiators warm and our water running hot exactly when […]

Posted on August 21, 2019 in Boilers, Maintenance, Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM), Plumbing, Property Maintenance | Read more?

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