Fireplace surround Update

Surround Update In recent years HETAS has been made aware of a small number of fatalities caused by incorrectly fitted fireplace surrounds. In a recent court case, a “cowboy job” was said to be the cause of the death of two-year-old boy. Bram Radcliffe was in his living room when the 60kg fixture, described as Read More…

Five Years of Which? Trusted Traders

Celebrating 5 years of Which? Trusted Traders Nationwide endorsement scheme celebrates anniversary of its launch. Which? Trusted Traders has come a long way since 2013 when we launched a pilot programme with just 18 businesses. The scheme, which has grown to a membership of more than 9,000, is now celebrating five years of endorsing reputable Read More…

Hearth Guidance

Further Hearth Guidance In the latest HETAS Technical Bulletin which we sent out last month Brian Bailey, Senior Product Evaluation Officer at HETAS expands on his recent hearth article providing clarification on brining a hearth up to specification. In a previous hearth article (HETAS Technical Bulletin #11, June 2018) a number of queries were raised Read More…