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BT Openreach New Operating Procedure

By: Rachael Doyle   •   August 27, 2014

A group of INCA Contractor Members recently met with BT Openreach to discuss the changes to its operating procedure for the installation of External Wall Insulation.

The new Openreach EWI process has now been published and all EWI Installers are encouraged to engage with Openreach and follow the new process for all EWI installations on all domestic properties.

INCA will continue to work with Openreach on the relationship between EWI installation and upgrades to the Openreach network, particularly with regard to timescales and cost.

INCA is interested to receive feedback on the new Openreach process, specifically
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Warm & Healthy Homes Show – Stoke

By: Rachael Doyle   •   August 22, 2014

Friday 12th & Saturday 13th September 10am-3pm – FREE TO ATTEND

Wetherby are pleased to announce that they will be exhibiting at the Warm & Healthy Homes Show on Friday 12th & Saturday 13th September.

The show is aimed at domestic homeowners and will be open from 10.00am until 3.00pm each day.

Organised and hosted by the Centre of Refurbishment Excellence (CoRE) in Stoke on Trent, the day will be a family event with lots of activities for both adults and children.  There will be 5 zones with each zone focused on a different aspect of how you can improve your home, save money on bills and
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Trade Associations Seek Answers and a Commitment to Change – GDHIF

By: Rachael Doyle   •   August 14, 2014

Following the closure of the GDHIF scheme on 24th July, Wetherby’s industry trade associations INCA & NIA have submitted proposals to DECC on work they should carry out to verify the authenticity of vouchers applied.

They have also requested that DECC identify the likely level of voucher redemptions in order to identify how much of the £120m applied for is not going to be spent, so that the scheme can re-open as soon as possible.

These proposals included changes to the scheme design and rules to avoid some of the issues and problems that have been experienced to date.

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