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is a very creative person with vast technical, and hands-on knowledge of
underfloor heating, plumbing, electrical and general building practice.
He is particularly keen to encourage people to use as many energy efficient
devices as possible, or at least make provision for adding them later. We
now install heat pumps and solar panels, and are happy to give advice on
how you can team up a variety of heat sources to meet your demand for heating
and domestic hot water.
comes as standard" is a phrase Simon lives up to with all of his work,
whether it's an industrial building, a conservatory, or a bird table.
founding the company in 2000, he was working as an industrial inspector
in the oil and gas industry. This line of work required close attention
to detail, and as a result Simon is meticulous in his work. He personally
ensures that every system we install is up to his exacting standards, as
you can see from the photos on this web site and in our brochure.
Simon goes to great lengths to ensure that the level of service we provide
is up to the standard he would expect himself.
Pauline is a
versatile individual, who joined the company in 2001 and is a real 'people
person'. Most often it's Pauline who answers the phone and you will find her
helpful and friendly.
Clients have been known to call, not about underfloor heating, but for moral
the early days Pauline used to lend a hand on-site laying pipe,
so she knows firsthand what's involved.
technical knowledge of underfloor heating is almost as in-depth
as Simon's, so don't be shy to ask her technical questions. Nowadays
the office is so busy that she's rarely on site as she's juggling
a wide variety of hats.
background is varied, but prior to joining Borders Underfloor Heating she
worked offshore in the oil industry, setting up safety management and competence
mantra is "We leave our clients with a warm feeling",
because that's the way she believes we should all be with each
other. We may well be the most reliable and caring people you've
had working on your project.
got a great team of people behind us, whose support is invaluable.
In fact, they're more like family than colleagues. And that's
what you get if you employ us to supply your system, whether we
install it or not. Our suppliers and manufacturers are family
businesses, right down the line, and they are as aware of their
responsibility for the environment as we are.
passionate about caring for the environment and will do all we can to help
you keep your carbon footprint to more of a fingerprint. We've seen, first
hand, how the manufacturers of the manifolds and their accoutrements operate
recycling procedures for any waste from the manufacturing process.
aspiring self-builders we know how important it is that you are armed with
as much knowledge as you can absorb. It's better to begin your research as
soon as you start planning your build, so that it can be drawn into the plans.
We're here to help you, and the sooner you know what's involved, the sooner
the communication of accurate information begins between ourselves and others
involved in the process.
put our energy into your heating requirements.
is important, and not just the kind you use to heat and
light your building. The energy we give off as individuals
is also important in creating the ambience of a building.
We believe in conscious co-creation, we're keen recyclers,
and even grow our fruit and veg bio-dynamically. From our
perspective we're all here to help each other to enjoy life
as much as possible, as well as to sustain life for future
generations by taking care of the planet. We actively encourage
our customers to insulate their buildings as much as possible,
and install appropriate renewable energy devices from the
outset, or at least put everything in place to allow for
adding them later. For example, it doesn't cost much to
buy a solar cylinder instead of a normal one, and run flow
and return pipes to the attic for connecting to the solar
water panels later. All in all, we'll look after your project
as if it were our own.
would like to express our gratitude to all of you. Through
you, we are raising funds to build a centre of co-creation
where people can recharge their personal batteries, get
a taste of who they really are, and perhaps change their
lives from just going with the flow, to creating the experiences
of peace, love, abundance, and good health, that they would
the beach at Shambala, Findhorn