Three essential things to do in lockdown to get your home ready for winter

As England’s lockdown continues, national plumbing register WaterSafe is partnering with the Met Office to encourage homeowners to use their time at home to get their plumbing ready for winter. With DIY and hardware stores deemed ‘essential’ according to government guidance, now’s a great time to stock up on insulating pipe lagging and outside tap covers. More Info »

PM confirms £3.7 billion for 40 hospitals in biggest hospital building programme in a generation

The Prime Minister confirms that 40 hospitals will be built by 2030 as part of a package worth £3.7 billion. Funding confirmed for 40 hospitals, with a further 8 schemes invited to bid for future funding to deliver 48 hospitals by 2030 New standards being developed to help revolutionise design and speed-up construction Multi-year capital More Info »

One month left to enter Helsinki’s sustainable urban heating competition

The Helsinki Energy Challenge has been set up to find innovative new solutions to urban heating that go beyond burning fossil fuels and biomass to help the city meet its ambitious goal to be carbon-neutral by 2035. Helsinki is not alone: to fight climate change, sustainable heating solutions are needed in cities all over the More Info »

SHOCKING SURVEY FROM WORCESTER BOSCH REVEALS THAT THE UK FAILS ITS BOILERS EVERY DAY

The UK’s lack of knowledge on heating systems highlights dangers ahead of  upcoming Gas Safety Week and winter months    [London, UK] – Worcester Bosch, the leading boiler manufacturer in the UK, today reveals the lack of regular maintenance and servicing by much of the nation with their boilers. The alarming survey reveals that half of More Info »

COULD A BUILDER BE BRITAIN’S TOP TRADESPERSON 2019?

In its tenth year, Screwfix is proud to announce that its Britain’s Top Tradesperson competition is now open, and builders can put themselves forward for the top prize. The annual competition by Screwfix, aims to celebrate the outstanding work and professionalism of UK tradespeople, resulting in one exceptional individual winning a £20k trade bundle, comprising More Info »