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iKBBI confirm Parliamentary Reception The Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom & Bathroom Installers today confirmed that its Patron Stephen Metcalfe MP will be hosting a reception event, at The House of Commons in July, as part of its 10th Anniversary celebrations. The Institute is celebrating ten years since formation this year following the official launch in 2006. The last decade has seen the organisation grow from strength to strength, representing thousands of independent installation businesses across the UK. Additionally the o...
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CDM regulations: Are you complying? The Construction Design & Management (CDM) Regulations were introduced in April 2015 and are directly relevant to those that operate in the kitchen, bedroom and bathroom industry - to include retailers and installers. The regulation was introduced with an overall objective of reducing injury, illness and fatality linked to the construction industry. The regulation defines set roles and responsibilities to stakeholders, namely the retailer (Principal Designer, or PD) and the installer (Prin...
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HIPPO renew sponsorship in 3-year-deal The iKBBI confirmed today that national waste logistics company HIPPO™ has extended its corporate sponsorship of The Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom & Bathroom Installers for a further 3 years. HIPPO™ is a highly innovative and market leading waste solutions provider who have actively supported the iKBBI for many years alongside the provision of a highly flexible service to its members.   HIPPO™ Managing Director Gareth Lloyd-Jones commented on the announcement by saying: “We are d...
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iKBBI Installer Magazine: Issue 5 - OUT NOW! The fifth edition of the growing iKBBI Installer Magazine is OUT NOW and FREE to view or download. In this months edition: - Ten years of progression - SPECIAL FEATURE: BREXIT - EU in, or are EU out? - European Water Label (& how it can help you) - Chancellor Osborne explores relief for small businesses - PRODUCT FEATURE: Aqualisa & installer friendliness - The Furniture Makers Company - Our new charity partnership - The importance of kitchen installers - according to FRANKE - M...
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Support to Trading Standards In addition to providing support to The Furniture Ombudsman and their vital work with Alternative Dispute Resolution, iKBBI Chief Inspector Geoff Jackson confirmed that it would be present at this years CTSI conference in Telford.   The conference attracts Trading Standards officers from across the country and the institute will be discussing ways it can support them in their tireless work protecting and representing consumers from rogue elements of our industry.   Chief Inspector ...
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