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What makes an award-winning installer?

If you’re an installer looking at ways to grow your business and stand out in a crowded market, then you’re in luck – our friends at WPJ Heating, a plumbing and heating company based in Battersea, London, have provided some insight into how they use Sentinel products to deliver a service that knocks their competitors out of the park.

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3 ways of getting water treatment into a system

There are many situations in which you might need to apply water treatment in a domestic property. You might be changing a boiler or tackling limescale and corrosion build up – whatever the problem, there are a few different ways to approach actually getting the required treatment into the central heating system.

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How to futureproof a central heating system

At Sentinel we’ve always held the opinion that prevention is better than cure. This is particularly true of central heating systems and boilers. On average, a boiler repair can cost anywhere between £79 to £469*, and a brand new boiler (with installation) can easily cost £1,800. That’s a lot of money, especially if it’s an unexpected cost.

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5 water treatment myths to bust with your customers

It’s a familiar situation: you’re on a job and you recommend the best course of action. After assessing the system, you make a recommendation based on your expertise. Your customer then relays a commonly held misconception about the work you need to do. This can be frustrating, but it is important to understand that there is as much misinformation as information now available to consumers.

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How female plumbing apprentices could revolutionise the industry

“Educate women, change the world.”

Drew Faust, Harvard President speaking at Ewha Womans University in South Korea.

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