Weekly roundup: Rated People’s UK trade industry news digest
What’s going on in the trades industry? From hilarious pranks to newsworthy updates, there’s never a dull moment. 🙌 It can be hard to keep up with the latest so we’ve put together your weekly dose of the good, the bad and the funny. 👍 Grab 5 minutes and check it out below!
🚨 UK building industry news you should know about
ONLINE REVENUE Tradespeople could be losing 54% of online revenue if they don’t update their online profiles, new research by Yell has found. Read more in HVP Magazine.
VANS Sales of new petrol and diesel vans, cars and HGVs to be banned by 2040 under a new government transport decarbonisation plan. Find out more on Gov.uk.
CORONAVIRUS Face masks should still be used in site offices and other enclosed spaces after COVID-19 restrictions are lifted, says the Construction Leadership Council. Find out more in Construction Enquirer.
WINDOWS AND DOORS Window and door fitters asked to provide feedback on a new framework for public sector bodies, covering PVC-u and timber products. Read more in PBC Today.
🤣 You’ll laugh at these funny videos of tradesmen
Should’ve just bought a packed lunch
When the Friday feeling takes over on site!
🤤 So satisfying
Look at that coverage!
📹 Video of the week!
From builders and carpenters to painters and plumbers, lots of tradespeople are coming together to help redo a London family’s home after a suspected arson attack.
❤️ Keeping up with the trades
Tradespeople do so much brilliant work around the UK every day, we can’t keep up! So, each week, we’re showcasing a positive testimonial that one of you have received from a happy homeowner.
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