Air Source Heat Pump

Everything you need to know about the Green Homes Grant

The Green Homes Grant is an incentive-based scheme in which the government will pay up to two-thirds of energy saving home improvements up to £5,000

Showcase / 29th Sep 2020 8 mins Read more
Digital Shower

A trade guide to the latest shower technology

With digital showers very much in vogue at the moment, it’s important that tradespeople know exactly what they are, how they work and how best to install them. With that in mind, we’ve put together this handy guide on the latest shower technology.

Showcase / 7th Sep 2020 4 mins Read more
Heating Engineer

A beginner's list of must-have plumbing tools

In the coming years, you’re bound to accumulate a large selection of plumbing tools and equipment, but to begin with it’s important that you invest in the essentials. With that in mind, we’ve put together this list of plumbing tools and their uses to help you get started when it comes to tackling those tricky tasks.

Showcase / 3rd Sep 2020 6 mins Read more
Underfloor Heating

The key types of renewable energy explained

The key types of renewable energy in the heating sector are air source heat pumps, ground source heat pumps, solar power, and biomass. As a multi-technology supplier, we know underfloor heating can also be an effective addition to a renewables project. Find each type explained within.

Showcase / 24th Jun 2020 5 mins Read more
Underfloor Heating

Electric or water underfloor heating? An installer's guide

Electric and water are the key types of underfloor heating, and their cost, installation, and project suitability vary. Read the key differences below to give you full confidence when talking to customers.

Showcase / 13th May 2020 5 mins Read more
Solar PV

How to become a renewable energy engineer

As homeowners and businesses make a move towards renewable sources, we want to help you make the transition to becoming an accredited renewable energy engineer.

Showcase / 27th Mar 2020 7 mins Read more
Electric v Digital Showers - An Installer's Guide

Smart Home Heating Controls: A Guide for Installers

Smart controls are becoming a must need item in the home and there is an ever increasing number of products and services that you can provide to make both your life and your customer’s life as easy as possible.

Showcase / 11th Feb 2020 4 mins Read more
Electric v Digital Showers - An Installer's Guide

Electric v Digital Showers - An Installer's Guide

When installing a shower into a newly renovated bathroom, or simply replacing a more tired model, homeowners will always want the most convenient and easy to use system.

Showcase / 11th Feb 2020 5 mins Read more
Our Top 5 DeWalt Power Tools

Our Top 5 DeWalt Power Tools

This list compiles 5 of the best DeWalt products we have in stock to help make your life easier.

Showcase / 11th Feb 2020 6 mins Read more
Apprentice Week 2020: Meet Rory

BMJ Awards 2020 - Vote for City Plumbing

We've been nominated for several categories in the prestigious awards 2020...

Showcase / 4th Feb 2020 3 mins Read more
Apprentice Week 2020: Meet Rory

Apprentice Week 2020: Meet Rory

It's National Apprentice Week! Meet Rory Kendrick, Assistant Branch Manager at Brighton Kemptown.

Showcase / 4th Feb 2020 3 mins Read more
Black Friday

Black Friday 2019: Our Unmissable Deals

Check out our unmissable Black Friday deals including smart homes, radiators, the Triton T80Z and boilers...

Review / 22nd Nov 2019 3 mins Read more
Copper Pipe

Joining the Debate: Plastic vs Copper Plumbing

Ever since its first use in the UK in the 1960s there has been a discussion as to what is better, plastic plumbing or copper piping We presented all the facts and figures in the debate between the two choices and even asked our branch managers for their opinions on the matter.

Review / 22nd Nov 2019 4 mins Read more
Adey Pro3 Filter

Everything You Need To Know About The ADEY MagnaClean Pro3 System Filter

The ADEY MagnaClean Professional3 is the most up to date and modern system filter on the market. The Pro3 is the only smart magnetic filter you can buy.

Showcase / 21st Nov 2019 4 mins Read more
Halcyon Compact Radiators

Introducing Halcyon Compact Radiators

If you are installing radiators, then there are so many brands on the market to choose from. Although they aren’t new to the market, Halcyon radiators deserve to be talked about.

Showcase / 21st Nov 2019 4 mins Read more
Glow-worm Ultimate

HHIC Update Benchmark Boiler Commissioning Checklist

AThe HHIC - the Heating and Hotwater Industry Council - have revisited the Benchmark scheme and updated the commissioning checklist for boilers, to bring it in line with 2020 standards and beyond.

Review / 5th Nov 2019 3 mins Read more
Glow-worm Ultimate

Exploring the Glow-Worm Ultimate

A few years ago, Glow-Worm released their Ultimate range, a new collection of combi and heat only boilers specifically designed for homes with high hot water demands, available exclusively through City Plumbing.

Showcase / 10th Oct 2019 4 mins Read more
Radiator Trends in 2019

Radiator Trends in 2019

A look back at the most popular radiator trends we've seen in 2019 including rustic, smart controls, midcentury modern and tall radiators.

Review / 10th Oct 2019 4 mins Read more
Irwin Jack Plus 880 Universal Handsaw

Our Top 5 Hand Tools of 2019

At City Plumbing we’re dedicated to providing you with all the tools you need to succeed. This means stocking the best products and only using the best suppliers. This list will provide you with our top 5 most popular hand tools and they’re popular for a reason.

Review / 8th Oct 2019 6 mins Read more
Tradespeople

A guide to letting tradespeople into your home during coronavirus

With strict social distancing measures in place to curb its initial spread, one side effect of the current crisis has been the cancellation or delay of home improvement and maintenance projects/

Review / 10th Aug 2020 4 mins Read more
Boiling Water Taps

The difference between electric & water underfloor heating

A boiling water tap delivers instant hot water whenever you need it – perfect for hot drinks, with no more need for a kettle in your life.

Review / 11th Mar 2020 6 mins Read more
Boiling Water Taps

What is a Boiling Water Tap?

A boiling water tap delivers instant hot water whenever you need it – perfect for hot drinks, with no more need for a kettle in your life.

Review / 2nd Dec 2019 4 mins Read more
Black Friday

Black Friday 2019: Our Unmissable Deals

Check out our unmissable Black Friday deals including smart homes, radiators, the Triton T80Z and boilers...

Review / 22nd Nov 2019 3 mins Read more
Feet on a radiator

The Radiator BTU Calculator

When choosing the right radiator for your system to ensure your property is being heated up efficiently, it is arguably as important to consider the correct BTU as it is the design, style or finish.

Guide / 10th Oct 2019 3 mins Read more
Air Conditioning Installer

British Heatwaves and How Air Conditioners Can Help

As heat waves become a more common occurrence, the desire for cooler homes also increases. This article highlights the increasing need for air conditioners within the UK and the impact heat will have.

Review / 11th Sept 2019 6 mins Read more
Boiler Installation

Five Points to Keep In Mind During a Boiler Installation

As a homeowner the act of choosing the right boiler and the installation process can become overwhelming. This guide will provide you with five key points to keep in mind when buying and getting a boiler installed, providing you with confidence in your next boiler installation.

Review / 12th Jun 2019 6 mins Read more
Nest Learning Thermostat

Smart Home Heating Controls: A Guide for Homeowners

Smart controls are quickly becoming a must have for any home to provide increased control over your heating and ultimately save you money on your heating bills.

Review / 12th Jun 2019 4 mins Read more