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  • The big decision…when to put on the heating?

    The first inkling of colder weather sees most people dispensing with the summer covers and dragging the duvet back on the bed.

    Date Posted:26 Aug 2014

  • Gas Safety Week 2014

    This year, Gas Safety Week will take place 15th-21st September. This annual event is a brilliant way of raising consumer awareness of the dangers of using unqualified gas fitters.

    Date Posted:26 Aug 2014

  • The future of Apprenticeships

    An audience of nearly 100 people gathered at the House of Lords on 29th July, to hear the outcome of research into Apprenticeships and Professional Recognition in the plumbing and heating industry.

    Date Posted:26 Aug 2014

  • Use Water Wisely – It could save you money!

    Once again the weather has surprised us by providing a mini heatwave. Although many welcome the hot weather, it is having an effect on households, especially those on water meters.

    Date Posted:26 Aug 2014

  • e-learning opportunities for CIPHE members

    The Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering (CIPHE) has launched an e-learning website, specifically for its members. The site is packed with learning modules, demonstration videos, literature and technical information.

    Date Posted:26 Aug 2014

  • Be picky with your plumber

    With mortgages about to become more difficult to acquire, many homeowners are thinking of extending their properties, or reconfiguring the rooms they have to include en-suite facilities. Therefore, plumbers are going to be in more demand than ever.

    Date Posted:23 Jul 2014

  • New President for CIPHE

    The Chartered Institute of Plumbing & Heating Engineering (CIPHE) held its AGM on Saturday 21st June at The Oxford Hotel, Oxford. Over 60 people attended. Kevin McCallister was elected as National President and Terry Stephenson was voted in as the Vice President.

    Date Posted:23 Jul 2014