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  • Facing The Future

    In recent years, the severity of the UK skills gap has become increasingly obvious, not least in the elec ...

    In recent years, the severity of the UK skills gap has become increasingly obvious, not least in the electrical sector. Of the areas worst affected, skilled manual labour, engineering and manufacturin ...

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  • What’s Happening at ElexShow Alexandra Palace? – Part 2

    Want to find out about what’s happening at ELEX Alexandra Palace 2019? Take a look at what some of the ex ...

    Want to find out about what’s happening at ELEX Alexandra Palace 2019? Take a look at what some of the exhibitors have on offer: Advanced Access: Stay ahead of the game! Advanced Access will be joined ...

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  • Infrared Heating: Mythbusters

    With infrared being a relatively new form of technology, it’s only natural that some misconceptions have ...

    With infrared being a relatively new form of technology, it’s only natural that some misconceptions have sprung up since its introduction. Here the team at Mirrorstone delves into some of these myths ...

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  • Residential Lighting: Do You Need A Personal Touch?

    Following the launch of Lutron’s RA2 Select domestic solution, we find out why simple and personalised li ...

    Following the launch of Lutron’s RA2 Select domestic solution, we find out why simple and personalised lighting control is achievable at the touch of a button.  RA2 Select is a whole-home lighting and ...

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  • Do You Need A Commercial Break-through?

    Following the news that Stroma Certification has seen its UKAS accreditation extended to cover its Commer ...

    Following the news that Stroma Certification has seen its UKAS accreditation extended to cover its Commercial Electrical Certification Scheme, Andy Sharp, Commercial Manager, looks at how electrical b ...

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  • There’s An App For That

    As the number of people owning a smart phone increases year on year, the popularity and use of apps conti ...

    As the number of people owning a smart phone increases year on year, the popularity and use of apps continues to rise. Marie Parry, Group Marketing Director at Scolmore Group, looks at how apps are ma ...

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  • Practising Safer Vex

    We talk to Paul Coy, inventor of the Vexbox variable extension box, to explore the reasons behind the new ...

    We talk to Paul Coy, inventor of the Vexbox variable extension box, to explore the reasons behind the new version of the unit and the challenges this created from a production perspective. The word “i ...

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  • How to Better Upsell Accessories

    Andrew Wilson, Commercial Manager at Varilight, encourages installers to increase customer satisfaction, ...

    Andrew Wilson, Commercial Manager at Varilight, encourages installers to increase customer satisfaction, improve margins and enhance future business at the same time by seeking opportunities to upsell ...

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  • Understanding Boiler Control ‘Buzzwords’

    Andy Douglas, MD at Timeguard, explains what those common boiler control features mean and how you can co ...

    Andy Douglas, MD at Timeguard, explains what those common boiler control features mean and how you can communicate these benefits to your customers. When replacing a traditional heating thermostat wit ...

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  • Creatures Of Comfort

    David Clark, MD of the Hultafors Group UK, which owns Snickers Workwear and Solid Gear Safety Footwear, l ...

    David Clark, MD of the Hultafors Group UK, which owns Snickers Workwear and Solid Gear Safety Footwear, looks at the impact that working clothes can have on your health and wellbeing. Clothes have com ...

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