Can I get enough heat from heat pumps to heat my office?

With the proliferation of renewable sources of energy there is a desire to comply with both the Building Regulations, ethical and economic motivations when specifying heating for buildings. Whilst the cost of retrofitting domestic properties with renewable heat sources is often prohibitive we are seeing an increase in the retrofit of commercial buildings with such Read More …

The changing landscape in the provision of energy in the United Kingdom

Much has been made about how the generation of energy contributes to the production of greenhouse gases. Over the past few the UK has invested significantly in alternatives sources of energy from solar power to wind generation. The United Kingdom depended heavily on fossil fuels to drive its power stations. Ever since the infamous Kyoto Read More …

I installed a new Smith’s Space Saver plinth heater

For years and years we endured a cold kitchen in the winter months. Despite having a Myson Kickspace plinth heater breathing warmish air into the kitchen it was never powerful enough to overcome the fact that the kitchen is on the first floor over the garage, and having terracotta tiled floor. So as with most Read More …

Why buy British?

It’s something that is often said – ‘Buy British’ – but why? Employment – There are some obvious reasons to buy British such as helping to keep British people employed meaning that the local economy benefits from money being paid to local people who then are likely to spend most of their income in Britain. Read More …

Smith’s Website Refresh

The Smith’s website SmithsEP.co.uk has been overhauled to make it reflect the company’s service and product offer. As Smith’s becomes more of a solution provider rather than a product manufacturer it was felt that the website needed some work to reflect this. As Smith’s customers range from Home Owners and Kitchen Designers through to Architects, Read More …

Customer Service That Goes The Extra Mile

Any business worth its salt these days is paying attention to customer service – but are larger companies always attending to what the customer wants, or do they have their own agenda? Rushing you through a telephone call to keep ‘handle time’ to a minimum, or keeping you hanging on while a manager is consulted Read More …

Smith’s Hydroflame heats up homes for Wandsworth Council

Smith’s Environmental Products is providing its Hydroflame® for homes in Wandsworth Council’s Edgecombe Hill portfolio of houses, as part of the council’s heating replacement project, replacing old back boilers and installing new boilers and heating systems for their tenants. The project is managed by Dave Richardson at Wandsworth Council and the main contractors are Westminster Read More …

Caspian Universal from Smith’s – one product, many applications

Smith’s Environmental Products has introduced the latest in a line of continued product developments – the Caspian Universal; offering increased versatility and flexibility, as well as convenience to the installer and the end user. The Caspian Universal provides one solution for a variety of applications; one model is suitable for high, low or ceiling mounted Read More …