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Road Chaos During Olympic

With the London Summer olympics only a few weeks away, there is a wave of excitement  around.  Some athletes have already began to arrive at London’s Heathrow Airport and pretty soon, there will be nothing but chaos on our roads, buses and trains. As a business owner who operates a 24-hr emergency company, it is

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WATER SAVING TIPS

A couple of weeks ago, it was announced by the UK Met Office that there was an impending drought and as such, a hose ban was put in place where if anyone got caught using a hose, that person would be fined. During the months of April and some parts of May, the UK was

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Change To Gas Safe Regulations as of April 1, 2012

As of April 1, 2012, new regulations are being implemented with regards to safety checks on all appliances that uses gas.  All gas safe engineers who will be fitting, servicing, working on or repairing  gas boilers and water heaters, must be qualified in the use of a flue gas analyser.  The qualification required is called

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SMALL BUSINESSES GETTING HAMMERED AGAIN

With less than 48 hours to go until the chancellor’s annual budget, one might wonder what is in store for small businesses.  Oil prices are at an all time high and there is no sight of any stabilisation soon.  One hopes the chancellor starts realizing the worth of small businesses and stop playing into the

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CARBON MONOXIDE (CO) THE SILENT KILLER

Carbon monoxide (CO) is very dangerous and is often referred to as the “silent killer” as it has no colour, taste or odour, which makes it difficult to detect.  Even the symptoms are misleading and you may think that you are coming down with the flu. Because it is very difficult to detect, there are

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BE CAREFUL OF COWBOY BUILDERS

With the impending budget for citizens of the UK only a few weeks away, there is already a buzz going around that the Chancellor will be squeezing UK consumers even tighter.  There is talk of a proposed scrape of additional duty on diesel, which seems to be “heading south for the winter”.  Consumers will be

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Help With Plumbing Problems

With the economy the way it is at the moment, more and more people are now turning to DIY.  This is why at Platinum, we are committed to helping people who do not have a clue as to what to do or for those who have started but have become stuck. If you have any

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DON’T BE FOOLED BY CHEAP LANDLORD’S GAS SAFETY CERTIFICATE

In the United Kingdom, all rented properties whether private or through an estate agency, must have an annual gas safety check/CP12 Certificate done.  This must be signed by a responsible person as per the Gas Safety and Use Regulations Act 1998. “(2) Every landlord shall ensure that there is maintained in a safe condition— (a)any relevant

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Ignoring a Leak Could Be Costly

With all the cost cutting measure around and the constant budgeting of everyday expenses, fixing a small leak is something that most of us ignore if we are honest to ourselves as human natures suggests it can wait. You may think that there are enough stresses out there and a small leak is not as

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SERVICING YOUR BOILER

Now the Summer has long gone, most if not all of us smiles have now become a frown.  During the Summer months, we were all cheerful and had that feel good attitude.  After all people, we were getting some sunshine and warm weather however short a period we had it.  With all that happiness, it

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