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7 Safety Hazards That Plumbers Should Be Aware Of

Image Source: Pixabay When thinking of safety hazards in plumbing, you usually think of slips, trips and falls, dust, and noise. Although these are obvious hazards and risks, there are also plenty of not so obvious hazards which are just as common. Here’s a hazard guide for plumbers to ensure you make it home safe...

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Handy Hubby Gets a Lift from Checkatrade

Joining Checkatrade has made a huge difference to Paul Beckett, founder and owner of Handy Hubby, a plumbing firm in Worthing. Since signing up over a decade ago, Paul has used the site to attract more jobs and to expand his company’s offering into new areas. Becoming a member has helped his firm to get...

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Getting a Little Tradehelp

Getting a Little Tradehelp through our partner TradeHelp’s useful app Plumbing and heating members have access to a range of benefits, including being able to arrange finance for customers. With this in mind, we look at the top five reasons why having the facility to offer credit can be a great way to win more...

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Boilers: Getting the Right Fit

With gas boilers set to be banned in all new homes by 2025, is now the time to look more seriously at installing renewable technology? Here, we take a look at the business opportunity and the training courses available. Why the change? For years, there’s been a debate in the gas engineering industry about the...

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How to become a plumber

Are you interested in becoming a plumber? While a rewarding career, it is important to understand that plumbing calls for a dedication to lifelong learning. Here we address the different routes that you can take to becoming a professional plumber and how you can continue to develop your skills in the long term. To become...

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