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Stiebel’s new integrated DHW and buffer cylinder saves space for homeowners

Stiebel’s new integrated DHW and buffer cylinder saves space for homeowners

Heating products manufacturer Stiebel Eltron UK has launched a new space-saving integrated DHW and buffer cylinder.
 
The HSBC 200 S combines a buffer tank for space heating and a domestic hot water tank, and has been designed to work with radiators and underfloor heating systems.
 
The unit can be connected to the internet, allowing for remote monitoring and control, and features a WPM heat pump manager to regulate various functions. In addition, primary and secondary circulating pumps, electric back up, flow meter, pressure relief valves and diverter valve are all integral.
 
The HSBC’s contemporary design features sleek white casing and LED display, while high-grade thermal insulation ensures minimal heat loss.

HomeServe Connect clocks up 20th franchise partnership as UK expansion continues

HomeServe Connect clocks up 20th franchise partnership as UK expansion continues

HomeServe’s dedicated home installations business continues to increase its nationwide network of specialist heating firms

 

Home installations business HomeServe Connect is celebrating a significant milestone after signing up its 20th UK franchise partner as part of an on-going drive to provide UK-wide coverage for its Customers.

St Asaph-based heating firm Chris Allen Plumbing and Heating Ltd is the latest business to join the rapidly expanding HomeServe Connect family, rebranding to HomeServe North Wales as part of the agreement to offer a range of home heating services to residential Customers across the region.

 

When a Welsh hooker met an English flanker…over an old boiler!

 When a Welsh hooker met an English flanker…over an old boiler!

Wales and Gloucester rugby star Richard Hibbard tips Alun Wyn Jones for Lions captaincy as HomeServe’s own England rugby Grand Slam winner – engineer Marlie Packer – turns up to help replace his home boiler

Wales and British and Irish Lions star Richard Hibbard was stunned when his boiler packed up - and a Grand Slam winning England rugby international turned up to help tackle the problem.

 

England women’s flanker Marlie Packer, who also works as an engineer for home assistance provider HomeServe, made sure the Gloucester hooker wasn’t left out in the cold for long by adding the finishing touches to the newly installed boiler and heating system.

0800 Repair Gas is eyeing up a national expansion following a move to new premises in Houghton le Spring

0800 Repair Gas is eyeing up a national expansion following a move to new premises in Houghton le Spring

The home services firm, which forms part of Pacifica Group, welcomed Bridget Phillipson, Member of Parliament for Houghton and Sunderland South, to mark the official opening of Pacifica Group’s head office.

Established in 2010, 0800 Repair Gas has grown to become a leading provider of heating, plumbing and insulation services in the North East.

Following the launch of its new insulation division at the start of 2017, 0800 Repair Gas is also planning to extend its services beyond the North East on a national scale.

 

0800 Repair Gas is eyeing up a national expansion following a move to new premises in Houghton le Spring

0800 Repair Gas is eyeing up a national expansion following a move to new premises in Houghton le Spring

The home services firm, which forms part of Pacifica Group, welcomed Bridget Phillipson, Member of Parliament for Houghton and Sunderland South, to mark the official opening of Pacifica Group’s head office.

Established in 2010, 0800 Repair Gas has grown to become a leading provider of heating, plumbing and insulation services in the North East.

Following the launch of its new insulation division at the start of 2017, 0800 Repair Gas is also planning to extend its services beyond the North East on a national scale.

 

Redring launches installer partnership with Plumbase

Redring launches installer partnership with Plumbase

Redring is excited to announce its new partnership with leading heating and plumbing merchant, Plumbase, to launch a major water heating initiative for installers. 

The partnership is designed to ensure installers have easy access to Redring’s comprehensive range of domestic and commercial stored and instantaneous water heating solutions across the UK, whilst also delivering training and increasing product knowledge.

Redring launches installer partnership with Plumbase

Redring launches installer partnership with Plumbase

Redring is excited to announce its new partnership with leading heating and plumbing merchant, Plumbase, to launch a major water heating initiative for installers. 

The partnership is designed to ensure installers have easy access to Redring’s comprehensive range of domestic and commercial stored and instantaneous water heating solutions across the UK, whilst also delivering training and increasing product knowledge.

InSinkErator® Steaming Hot Water Taps Gain WRAS Approval

InSinkErator® Steaming Hot Water Taps Gain WRAS Approval

The complete 3N1 steaming hot water tap range from InSinkErator®, the global leader and inventor of food waste disposers and a major player in the steaming hot water tap market, has gained approval from the Water Regulations Advisory Scheme (WRAS).
 
A product that has been approved by WRAS confirms that it complies with the Water Supply (Water Fittings) Regulations and the Scottish Byelaws. The regulations mean that the water fitting will not cause waste, misuse, undue consumption or contaminate the water supply, and must be ‘of an appropriate quality and standard’.

The heat is on as Flame embarks on Scotland recruitment drive

The heat is on as Flame embarks on Scotland recruitment drive

Fast growing Heating & Plumbing merchant, Flame Heating Spares, is targeting further growth and job creation as it looks to expand its operation to serve the Scottish market.

Flame currently operates throughout the North East of England from seven branches, but is now looking to launch branches north of the border in Scotland’s major towns and cities, including Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Perth and Dundee.

 

The company appointed Danny Byrne at the start of the year to oversee the expansion and Flame is actively working to acquire a number of sites and develop its brand across Scotland, with the potential to create up to 25 jobs.