SURVEY

Sceptical Brits finally warming to the idea of hydrogen boilers, survey finds image
SCEPTICAL BRITS FINALLY WARMING TO THE IDEA OF HYDROGEN BOILERS, SURVEY FINDS
16 September, 2021
New research released during Gas Safety Week finds that over half of Brits are open to owning a hydrogen boiler – but despite 90% knowing they are more sustainable than existing natural gas units, most would rather someone else try one first.
New survey reveals scale of abuse tradespeople receive from customers image
NEW SURVEY REVEALS SCALE OF ABUSE TRADESPEOPLE RECEIVE FROM CUSTOMERS
23 August, 2021
Survey reveals tradespeople are £35k better off than university graduates image
SURVEY REVEALS TRADESPEOPLE ARE £35K BETTER OFF THAN UNIVERSITY GRADUATES
16 August, 2021
60% of trades reject tea for alternatives, Checkatrade reveals image
60% OF TRADES REJECT TEA FOR ALTERNATIVES, CHECKATRADE REVEALS
20 July, 2021
6 in 10 tradespeople offered suspected stolen tools image
6 IN 10 TRADESPEOPLE OFFERED SUSPECTED STOLEN TOOLS
18 May, 2021
Nearly half of all tradespeople experience mental health problems, survey finds image
NEARLY HALF OF ALL TRADESPEOPLE EXPERIENCE MENTAL HEALTH PROBLEMS, SURVEY FINDS
11 May, 2021
One in five trades expect to work beyond state pension age, survey finds  image
ONE IN FIVE TRADES EXPECT TO WORK BEYOND STATE PENSION AGE, SURVEY FINDS
27 April, 2021
BiKBBI survey reveals scale of installer skills gap in KBB industry image
BIKBBI SURVEY REVEALS SCALE OF INSTALLER SKILLS GAP IN KBB INDUSTRY
26 April, 2021
Plumbers most likely to experience withheld payments, survey finds image
PLUMBERS MOST LIKELY TO EXPERIENCE WITHHELD PAYMENTS, SURVEY FINDS
1 April, 2021
Half of boilers not maintained in line with guidance, research finds image
HALF OF BOILERS NOT MAINTAINED IN LINE WITH GUIDANCE, RESEARCH FINDS
17 December, 2020
Survey: 85% of tradespeople don't know how to use social media effectively image
SURVEY: 85% OF TRADESPEOPLE DON'T KNOW HOW TO USE SOCIAL MEDIA EFFECTIVELY
11 December, 2020
One degree reduction could meet CCC recommendations, survey finds image
ONE DEGREE REDUCTION COULD MEET CCC RECOMMENDATIONS, SURVEY FINDS
28 October, 2020
Almost two-thirds of Brits admit to stereotyping tradespeople image
ALMOST TWO-THIRDS OF BRITS ADMIT TO STEREOTYPING TRADESPEOPLE
30 September, 2020
15% of tradespeople report highest ever client demand, survey reveals image
15% OF TRADESPEOPLE REPORT HIGHEST EVER CLIENT DEMAND, SURVEY REVEALS
28 September, 2020
MCS installers call for Green Homes Grant extension image
MCS INSTALLERS CALL FOR GREEN HOMES GRANT EXTENSION
23 September, 2020
Post-lockdown work boost for tradespeople, survey reveals image
POST-LOCKDOWN WORK BOOST FOR TRADESPEOPLE, SURVEY REVEALS
17 September, 2020
Four-fifths expect mates rates from friends working in the trade image
FOUR-FIFTHS EXPECT MATES RATES FROM FRIENDS WORKING IN THE TRADE
15 July, 2020
Plumbers expect social distancing and hygiene practices to continue indefinitely image
PLUMBERS EXPECT SOCIAL DISTANCING AND HYGIENE PRACTICES TO CONTINUE INDEFINITELY
30 June, 2020
Heating technicians concerned by work pipeline, OFTEC survey finds  image
HEATING TECHNICIANS CONCERNED BY WORK PIPELINE, OFTEC SURVEY FINDS
23 June, 2020
Nearly 60 per cent of installers not working during COVID-19 pandemic image
NEARLY 60 PER CENT OF INSTALLERS NOT WORKING DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC
16 June, 2020
Cashflow tops list of concerns for plumbers during pandemic image
CASHFLOW TOPS LIST OF CONCERNS FOR PLUMBERS DURING PANDEMIC
28 May, 2020
BESA launches survey to identify firms who can help support the NHS image
BESA LAUNCHES SURVEY TO IDENTIFY FIRMS WHO CAN HELP SUPPORT THE NHS
30 March, 2020
Survey launched to discover industry impact of coronavirus  image
SURVEY LAUNCHED TO DISCOVER INDUSTRY IMPACT OF CORONAVIRUS
17 March, 2020
Plumbers want more guidance on customer service, survey finds image
PLUMBERS WANT MORE GUIDANCE ON CUSTOMER SERVICE, SURVEY FINDS
12 March, 2020
Just 5% of tradespeople employ apprentices, Screwfix survey reveals image
JUST 5% OF TRADESPEOPLE EMPLOY APPRENTICES, SCREWFIX SURVEY REVEALS
19 February, 2020
Survey finds smart thermostats are UK's most wanted smart home product image
SURVEY FINDS SMART THERMOSTATS ARE UK'S MOST WANTED SMART HOME PRODUCT
10 February, 2020
Only 11% of students encouraged to take up apprenticeships, survey finds image
ONLY 11% OF STUDENTS ENCOURAGED TO TAKE UP APPRENTICESHIPS, SURVEY FINDS
3 February, 2020
Over 80% could be at risk of misdiagnosing CO poisoning symptoms image
OVER 80% COULD BE AT RISK OF MISDIAGNOSING CO POISONING SYMPTOMS
27 January, 2020
UK public unaware of heating impact on carbon emissions, survey finds image
UK PUBLIC UNAWARE OF HEATING IMPACT ON CARBON EMISSIONS, SURVEY FINDS
6 January, 2020
Two-thirds of businesses frequently paid late, according to BESA image
TWO-THIRDS OF BUSINESSES FREQUENTLY PAID LATE, ACCORDING TO BESA
29 November, 2019
Elta Fans launches ventilation compliance campaign image
ELTA FANS LAUNCHES VENTILATION COMPLIANCE CAMPAIGN
4 November, 2019
Survey says more than half of Brits haven't checked their boiler's working image
SURVEY SAYS MORE THAN HALF OF BRITS HAVEN'T CHECKED THEIR BOILER'S WORKING
24 October, 2019
Boiler breakdown wouldn't have major impact for over a third, survey finds image
BOILER BREAKDOWN WOULDN'T HAVE MAJOR IMPACT FOR OVER A THIRD, SURVEY FINDS
21 October, 2019
Three-quarters report having clients who have refused to settle an invoice image
THREE-QUARTERS REPORT HAVING CLIENTS WHO HAVE REFUSED TO SETTLE AN INVOICE
18 October, 2019
Gas safety confusion putting vulnerable people at risk image
GAS SAFETY CONFUSION PUTTING VULNERABLE PEOPLE AT RISK
16 September, 2019
18% believe regular servicing is unnecessary, survey reveals image
18% BELIEVE REGULAR SERVICING IS UNNECESSARY, SURVEY REVEALS
13 September, 2019
Screwfix survey finds cost of tool theft can rise to £5,000  image
SCREWFIX SURVEY FINDS COST OF TOOL THEFT CAN RISE TO £5,000
5 August, 2019
Homebuyers unlikely to prioritise boiler condition, Gas Safe research finds image
HOMEBUYERS UNLIKELY TO PRIORITISE BOILER CONDITION, GAS SAFE RESEARCH FINDS
18 July, 2019
Survey finds consumers unlikely to ask plumbers for water saving advice image
SURVEY FINDS CONSUMERS UNLIKELY TO ASK PLUMBERS FOR WATER SAVING ADVICE
30 April, 2019
A third of UK adults don't check their gas engineers are working legally image
A THIRD OF UK ADULTS DON'T CHECK THEIR GAS ENGINEERS ARE WORKING LEGALLY
29 April, 2019
Only 21% would upgrade a working boiler, research reveals image
ONLY 21% WOULD UPGRADE A WORKING BOILER, RESEARCH REVEALS
26 February, 2019
Survey reveals nearly a third of households setting heating too high or low image
SURVEY REVEALS NEARLY A THIRD OF HOUSEHOLDS SETTING HEATING TOO HIGH OR LOW
7 February, 2019
86% of Brits want more done to tackle energy theft, research finds image
86% OF BRITS WANT MORE DONE TO TACKLE ENERGY THEFT, RESEARCH FINDS
29 January, 2019
New survey finds upskilling provides a boost to earning potential image
NEW SURVEY FINDS UPSKILLING PROVIDES A BOOST TO EARNING POTENTIAL
9 January, 2019
New JTL research identifies barriers to apprenticeship uptake image
NEW JTL RESEARCH IDENTIFIES BARRIERS TO APPRENTICESHIP UPTAKE
5 December, 2018
WaterSafe survey finds people over 55 not checking for plumber competence image
WATERSAFE SURVEY FINDS PEOPLE OVER 55 NOT CHECKING FOR PLUMBER COMPETENCE
13 November, 2018
Graham launches new customer feedback service image
GRAHAM LAUNCHES NEW CUSTOMER FEEDBACK SERVICE
5 November, 2018
Majority of installers not showing their Gas Safe card image
MAJORITY OF INSTALLERS NOT SHOWING THEIR GAS SAFE CARD
5 September, 2018
UK tradespeople most safety conscious in Europe, finds survey  image
UK TRADESPEOPLE MOST SAFETY CONSCIOUS IN EUROPE, FINDS SURVEY
15 August, 2018
36% of parents unsure of what an apprenticeship is, according to survey image
36% OF PARENTS UNSURE OF WHAT AN APPRENTICESHIP IS, ACCORDING TO SURVEY
27 June, 2018
Skills shortage biggest concern for sector, according to tradespeople image
SKILLS SHORTAGE BIGGEST CONCERN FOR SECTOR, ACCORDING TO TRADESPEOPLE
22 June, 2018
75% of consumers trust central heating engineers, according to Which? image
75% OF CONSUMERS TRUST CENTRAL HEATING ENGINEERS, ACCORDING TO WHICH?
18 June, 2018
Late payments causing mental health epidemic, says BESA image
LATE PAYMENTS CAUSING MENTAL HEALTH EPIDEMIC, SAYS BESA
16 May, 2018
Over 25% of renters unaware of property's Gas Safety Certificate image
OVER 25% OF RENTERS UNAWARE OF PROPERTY'S GAS SAFETY CERTIFICATE
25 April, 2018
Two-thirds of UK sources tradespeople via social media, says survey image
TWO-THIRDS OF UK SOURCES TRADESPEOPLE VIA SOCIAL MEDIA, SAYS SURVEY
4 April, 2018
Construction sector still heavily reliant on paper, survey finds image
CONSTRUCTION SECTOR STILL HEAVILY RELIANT ON PAPER, SURVEY FINDS
21 December, 2017
Festool releases survey data on dust extraction benefits image
FESTOOL RELEASES SURVEY DATA ON DUST EXTRACTION BENEFITS
13 November, 2017
National survey shows worryingly low awareness of fire door safety  image
NATIONAL SURVEY SHOWS WORRYINGLY LOW AWARENESS OF FIRE DOOR SAFETY
25 September, 2017
Viessmann named as “Best Buy” boiler brand by Which? magazine image
VIESSMANN NAMED AS “BEST BUY” BOILER BRAND BY WHICH? MAGAZINE
22 September, 2017
Tradespeople 'unconcerned' by Brexit impact image
TRADESPEOPLE 'UNCONCERNED' BY BREXIT IMPACT
25 June, 2017
Engineering services sector ends 2016 on high, according to survey image
ENGINEERING SERVICES SECTOR ENDS 2016 ON HIGH, ACCORDING TO SURVEY
27 February, 2017
UK consumers reducing water usage to save money rises by almost a fifth image
UK CONSUMERS REDUCING WATER USAGE TO SAVE MONEY RISES BY ALMOST A FIFTH
9 January, 2017
Major smart tech survey launched image
MAJOR SMART TECH SURVEY LAUNCHED
20 November, 2016
Gas Safe invites engineers to have their say on decade review image
GAS SAFE INVITES ENGINEERS TO HAVE THEIR SAY ON DECADE REVIEW
2 November, 2016
Building sector remains confident following the Brexit result image
BUILDING SECTOR REMAINS CONFIDENT FOLLOWING THE BREXIT RESULT
6 September, 2016
ECA poll finds 8 in 10 businesses see turnover steady or increase in Q2 2016 image
ECA POLL FINDS 8 IN 10 BUSINESSES SEE TURNOVER STEADY OR INCREASE IN Q2 2016
1 September, 2016
Clarification needed after Brexit result, says BSRIA image
CLARIFICATION NEEDED AFTER BREXIT RESULT, SAYS BSRIA
1 September, 2016
Industry associations launch major Brexit survey image
INDUSTRY ASSOCIATIONS LAUNCH MAJOR BREXIT SURVEY
11 August, 2016
One in five plumbers struggles with late payments image
ONE IN FIVE PLUMBERS STRUGGLES WITH LATE PAYMENTS
14 July, 2016
Alcohol and drugs in construction industry under the spotlight image
ALCOHOL AND DRUGS IN CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT
30 June, 2016
Survey aims to form clear picture of UK solar industry image
SURVEY AIMS TO FORM CLEAR PICTURE OF UK SOLAR INDUSTRY
16 May, 2016
New research looks into what the industry wants from training image
NEW RESEARCH LOOKS INTO WHAT THE INDUSTRY WANTS FROM TRAINING
16 May, 2016
Building services sector backs new health survey image
BUILDING SERVICES SECTOR BACKS NEW HEALTH SURVEY
23 March, 2016
School leavers 'should consider apprenticeships' image
SCHOOL LEAVERS 'SHOULD CONSIDER APPRENTICESHIPS'
15 March, 2016
Major new construction health survey launched image
MAJOR NEW CONSTRUCTION HEALTH SURVEY LAUNCHED
8 March, 2016
Contractors remain optimistic despite slower growth image
CONTRACTORS REMAIN OPTIMISTIC DESPITE SLOWER GROWTH
25 February, 2016
Too many consumers are overheating their homes while others ration warmth image
TOO MANY CONSUMERS ARE OVERHEATING THEIR HOMES WHILE OTHERS RATION WARMTH
15 February, 2016
Van thefts 'a key concern for tradespeople' image
VAN THEFTS 'A KEY CONCERN FOR TRADESPEOPLE'
12 February, 2016
Survey reports mid-sized firms reaping digital rewards image
SURVEY REPORTS MID-SIZED FIRMS REAPING DIGITAL REWARDS
8 February, 2016
New apprenticeship pay legislation set to impact the construction sector image
NEW APPRENTICESHIP PAY LEGISLATION SET TO IMPACT THE CONSTRUCTION SECTOR
8 February, 2016
Skills shortages loom over the industry image
SKILLS SHORTAGES LOOM OVER THE INDUSTRY
3 February, 2016
ECA launches updated building services survey image
ECA LAUNCHES UPDATED BUILDING SERVICES SURVEY
20 January, 2016
Three-fifths of installers fail to report non-compliant electrical products, survey suggests image
THREE-FIFTHS OF INSTALLERS FAIL TO REPORT NON-COMPLIANT ELECTRICAL PRODUCTS, SURVEY SUGGESTS
16 October, 2015
Customer hesitancy to act on refrigerant ban is harming business, air conditioning industry survey says image
CUSTOMER HESITANCY TO ACT ON REFRIGERANT BAN IS HARMING BUSINESS, AIR CONDITIONING INDUSTRY SURVEY SAYS
6 October, 2015
Installers missing earning opportunities with gas fires, Valor claims image
INSTALLERS MISSING EARNING OPPORTUNITIES WITH GAS FIRES, VALOR CLAIMS
21 September, 2015
NuHeat helps installers still unsure about how to calculate ErP ratings image
NUHEAT HELPS INSTALLERS STILL UNSURE ABOUT HOW TO CALCULATE ERP RATINGS
2 September, 2015
Over a third of workers in engineering, construction and utilities complacent to hearing loss despite risks to job image
OVER A THIRD OF WORKERS IN ENGINEERING, CONSTRUCTION AND UTILITIES COMPLACENT TO HEARING LOSS DESPITE RISKS TO JOB
24 August, 2015
Work turned away by two thirds of businesses due to industry skills shortage, FMB survey suggests image
WORK TURNED AWAY BY TWO THIRDS OF BUSINESSES DUE TO INDUSTRY SKILLS SHORTAGE, FMB SURVEY SUGGESTS
20 August, 2015
One in twenty-five homeowners class themselves as 'rogue', according to survey image
ONE IN TWENTY-FIVE HOMEOWNERS CLASS THEMSELVES AS 'ROGUE', ACCORDING TO SURVEY
18 August, 2015
How techy are the trades? image
HOW TECHY ARE THE TRADES?
17 August, 2015
Showroom visit highly valued by homeowners purchasing bathrooms, survey suggests image
SHOWROOM VISIT HIGHLY VALUED BY HOMEOWNERS PURCHASING BATHROOMS, SURVEY SUGGESTS
7 August, 2015
Tradespeople avoid branding vans due to risk of theft and already having 'more than enough' work, survey finds image
TRADESPEOPLE AVOID BRANDING VANS DUE TO RISK OF THEFT AND ALREADY HAVING 'MORE THAN ENOUGH' WORK, SURVEY FINDS
3 August, 2015
SMEs want government action on 'red tape' removal, survey suggests image
SMES WANT GOVERNMENT ACTION ON 'RED TAPE' REMOVAL, SURVEY SUGGESTS
15 July, 2015
Scottish builders in apprentice funding call as survey shows rise in employer confidence image
SCOTTISH BUILDERS IN APPRENTICE FUNDING CALL AS SURVEY SHOWS RISE IN EMPLOYER CONFIDENCE
22 June, 2015
Council fined for exposing workers to asbestos image
COUNCIL FINED FOR EXPOSING WORKERS TO ASBESTOS
1 June, 2015
Workloads continue to increase for SMEs image
WORKLOADS CONTINUE TO INCREASE FOR SMES
19 May, 2015
Tradespeople 'becoming complacent' about asbestos image
TRADESPEOPLE 'BECOMING COMPLACENT' ABOUT ASBESTOS
15 May, 2015
Installers are missing out on added business opportunities says survey image
INSTALLERS ARE MISSING OUT ON ADDED BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES SAYS SURVEY
5 January, 2015
Private homes need CO guidance, shows survey image
PRIVATE HOMES NEED CO GUIDANCE, SHOWS SURVEY
9 December, 2014

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