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AICO Wins New Alarm Account

AICO CO alarmsAlready a market leader for its mains powered smoke alarms in the social housing sector, Aico is pleased to announce its Carbon Monoxide (CO) alarms are now being specified by Castle Vale Community Housing Association (CVCHA) for the first time.

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AICO Smoke Alarms Prove Most Cost-effective for Dacorum Borough Council

Ei160RC Series AlarmsDacorum Borough Council in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire is fitting Aico mains-powered Ei160RC Series smoke and heat alarms across its 10,500 strong property portfolio as part of its rewiring programme.  

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Domestic Boiler Manager Scores Awards Double

Domestic Boiler ManagerMarshall-Tufflex’s highly efficient Domestic Boiler Manager has been named as a finalist in two prestigious awards – the House Beautiful Awards 2013 (Best Eco Product category) and the Electrical Industry Awards 2013 (Energy and Carbon Saving category).

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New Home Automation App Gives Users Remote Control

xComfort Smart Home AppEaton has launched a new smartphone app which enables users of its xComfort home automation system to control it remotely from just about anywhere in the world.

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FLIR Thermal Imaging Triggers Home Improvement

IR roof imageA former teacher of English, a would-be site carpenter and a retired British Antarctic Survey research scientist; what do these people have in common?   

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ESC Response To Parliamentary Report On Private Sector Housing

The Electrical Safety Council (ESC) has welcomed the Communities and Local Government (CLG) Select Committee’s recommendation that private sector landlords be required to undertake a mandatory five-yearly check of electrical installations in their properties.

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Smart-HUB Closes The Gap Between Home Automation and Energy Efficiency

Carlo Gavazzi SmartHubCarlo Gavazzi has launched its latest touch screen and data logging display. The SmartHUB series are available in either 4.3” or 7” and are easily configurable via its user friendly software.

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A Solid New Platform Re-launches Smart-house for Complete Home Control

New smart house platformCarlo Gavazzi has made a sea change to its smart-house home automation system, providing many new features for home owners and improvements for installers. 

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It's TIime To Specify INTELLI HEAT Electric Heating

Needo radiatorThere’s something of a renaissance for electric heating taking place across the UK with many architects, specifiers and builders.

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Vent-Axia Joins Dwelle’s Sustainable Micro Buildings at Grand Designs

Dwelle Micro Building outsideVent-Axia is delighted to showcase its Sentinel Kinetic MVHR within a Dwelle Micro Building at Grand Designs Live (4-12 May 2013, Excel, London).

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