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The Five Most Common Assumptions About Electricians – But How True Are They?

Like many tradespeople, electricians often receive plenty of unfair criticism as a result of long-standing misconceptions about the training they receive or the work they carry out.

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Aico SmartLINK Gateway Awarded Best Health and Safety Product

Aico are delighted to announce that their Ei1000G SmartLINK Gateway has been awarded ‘Best Health and Safety Product’ at the Housebuilder Product Awards 2021. 

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‘Play it Safe’ with the New Gira Motion Detector

Gira, one of the world’s leading full-range suppliers for intelligent building design and management, boost personal safety and security in the home with the launch of a safe and convenient light control unit with high-specification motion detectors.   Mark Booth, Managing Director at Gira UK says, “Safety and security is a key part of building […]

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New app notifies hay fever sufferers of pollen levels

The new feature allows users to track live pollen levels in the surroundings or any location, and optimise the indoor air quality based on these insights.

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Megger DCM1500S ideal for work on solar PV systems

The new DCM1500S multifunction clamp meter from Megger is supplied complete with an MC4PV plug for direct voltage measurement from solar panels, as well as standard test leads.

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#builtwithBosch offers tradespeople 500 free power tools

Tradespeople will test 500 tools throughout the year and share short videos about real-life usage on site. They can then keep the tools free of charge! 

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Ideal Industries extends wholesaler network

The global leader in electrical accessories, tools and equipment, has extended its wholesaler network thanks to a new deal with independent buying group, AIEW.

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Zano Case Study: The Lighting Design Scheme

New build electrical planning and lighting for a property with an upside-down layout in Constantine Bay, North Cornwall.

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Meet April’s SPARKS Learner of the Month winner!

Marc was very pleased to have won the Learner of the Month award, adding “It’s great to know other people appreciate my work.”

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Meet October’s SPARKS Learner of the Month winner!

Joe Dixon won the October SPARKS Learner of the Month award – we caught up with him to find out what it means to win.

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Autumn issue out now!

Read the Autumn issue of SPARKS Magazine – packed full of step-by-steps, product features, exercises and more – here for free!

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Meet September’s SPARKS Learner of the Month winner!

Trey Macgregor won the September SPARKS Learner of the Month award – we caught up with him to find out what it means to win.

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