Heating,Home Improvement Shows

Autor: | Freitag, 25. Mai 2012 | Kommentare

The Hearth and Home Exhibition will be taking place from 10th – 12th June at the Harrogate Centre in Yorkshire.

The weather may be bright and sunny, but those chilly nights are bound to return. Find some cosy inspiration for your home!

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Events,Heating

Autor: | Donnerstag, 9. Februar 2012 | Kommentare

Tomorrow, 10th February 2012, is Fuel Poverty Awareness Day.

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Heating,Plumbing and Heating



Be Gas Safe


Autor: | Dienstag, 17. Januar 2012 | Kommentare

In an effort to raise awareness and reduce carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning, RoSPA and the Gas Safe Charity have launched a new “Be Gas Safe” programme and are currently looking for potential partner organisations.

For information on how to participate, take a look at the invitation here (.pdf)

Partner organisations will receive (as per the official website):

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Environmental,Heating,News



The Green Deal


Autor: | Mittwoch, 12. Oktober 2011 | Kommentare

What is the Green Deal?
According to the DECC, the Green Deal is “a framework to enable private firms to offer consumers energy efficiency improvements to their homes, community spaces and businesses at no upfront cost, and to recoup payments through a charge in instalments on the energy bill.”

In other words, it is essentially a loan. The cost of the improvements is to be recovered through instalments on the energy bill (likely over several years). This is different from a personal loan in that you are not obligated to continue paying if you move house.

Where can I find out more?

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Heating,News

Autor: | Dienstag, 11. Oktober 2011 | Kommentare

If cost is holding you back from undertaking home improvements, it may be worth taking a look at the Warm Front grant.

If you’re in the UK, you can apply for it here. Wales and Ireland have similar options.

Click here to find out more about other energy-saving home improvement grants in your area!

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Announcements,Decorating,Environmental,Heating,Plumbing and Heating

Autor: | Dienstag, 13. September 2011 | Kommentare

The Energy Solutions Expo will be taking place 11th-12th October, at London Olympia! Who should attend? Architects, designers and builders alike – anyone who is (or wants to be) involved in green building and sustainable energy!

Exhibitors at this year’s show include:
BGB Management Ltd.
Climate Energy
Energy Saving Trust
And many more!

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Heating,MyHammer in the Media

Autor: | Montag, 29. August 2011 | Kommentare

Winter heating tips from Real Homes Magazine – with a few pointers from MyHammer’s John Russell!

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Electrical Services,Environmental,Heating,News,Plumbing and Heating

Autor: | Dienstag, 19. Juli 2011 | Kommentare


The Energy Solutions Expo will take place on 11-12 October  at the London Olympia!

It may yet be July, but registration fills up quickly! With 300+ exhibitors , it’s the UK’s premiere eco-event for tradesmen and women who are looking to improve their green-energy knowledge and skills.

Whether you’re a plumber, electrician, or just interested in the future of sustainable energy – this is the show for you!

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Decorating,Flooring and Carpeting,Heating,News,Plastering,Plumbing and Heating,Tiling,Top Tips

Autor: | Donnerstag, 19. Mai 2011 | Kommentare

Scotland’s largest renovation and home improvement show is taking place on 21-22 May. From planning advice, to project management tips – there’s something for homeowners and tradesmen alike!

Show highlights include:

-Over 140 exhibitors
-Free seminars  (info on planning permission, plot-finding and energy efficiency)
-Ask the Experts

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Flooring and Carpeting,Garden,Heating,Miscellaneous,Plastering,Plumbing and Heating,Tiling,Top Tips

Autor: | Mittwoch, 23. März 2011 | Kommentare (1)

Here are a few pointers to keep in mind when selecting a tradesman or service provider:

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