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Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: August 2, 2013 | No Comments »

The Department for Energy and Climate Change have announced details of its ‘Pay as you generate’ scheme for domestic renewable heat technologies, known as the Renewable Heat Incentive. Under the scheme, householders installing a flatplate or evacuated solar thermal system, biomass only boiler, pellet biomass stove with back plate boiler, air to water heat pump, Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: July 31, 2013 | No Comments »

You may not have heard of the skills Olympics which was held in Lipzig earlier this month, but the awards are a great celebration of traditional skills which is something we like to promote. George Callow is only 21 but he comes from a line of cabinet makers. In fact he used his grandfather’s tools Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: July 29, 2013 | No Comments »

Heating Your Home With Oil If you do not have access to mains gas then you have a choice to make in terms of heating your home: Electric Heating Stored Gas (LPG – Liquid Propane Gas) Wood fired and Solid Fuel Systems Oil Fired Central Heating If oil central heating is the choice that have Read on…

Posted by: DIY Doctor |  Posted on: July 26, 2013 | No Comments »

The NHBC (National House-Building Council) have announced the winners for their Health and Safety Awards 2013. The Awards recognise on-site Health & Safety best practices across four categories which relate to the size of the developer. The NHBC sets standards for the Building Industry to protect the homeowner. It is the leading warranty and insurance Read on…