Utilities firms join forces to serve West Yorkshire homes

Utilities firms join forces to serve West Yorkshire homes

A Keighly-based commercial heating and plumbing firm has launched a new domestic arm focused on helping homeowners across West Yorkshire after joining forces with national home assistance provider HomeServe.

An eight-strong team of engineers at Service 2, who have a history in working with commercial customers, will apply their experience to the region’s residential market and provide boiler and central heating installations, services and repairs under a dedicated new brand- HomeServe West Yorkshire.

Service 2 joins an established network of HomeServe franchise businesses based across England, Scotland and Wales.

Through the new HomeServe West Yorkshire brand, domestic heating services will be provided to homeowners in areas including Leeds, Keighley, Harrogate, Ripon, Skipton and Ilkley.

Managing director and co-founder of Service 2, James Lovery, said: “This is a very proud day for our business. We’re delighted to be joining the HomeServe family and expanding our boiler installations and gas heating services across the domestic market in this region.

Chris Snowden, who also co-founded Service 2, added: “This new partnership gives us the opportunity to use all the skills and experience we’ve accumulated in the commercial market and apply them to residential homes to help customers right across West Yorkshire.

“It’s an exciting time for our business and we’re looking forward to what we can achieve with HomeServe’s support.” 

HomeServe West Yorkshire offers a range of domestic services including boiler installations, boiler servicing, boiler repairs, emergency boiler repairs, power flushing, appliance services and smart thermostat installations.

Richard Shepherd, chief operating officer at HomeServe, said; “The creation of this new partnership to form HomeServe West Yorkshire is an important step forward as we look to expand our franchisees across the UK to offer increased boiler installations and heating services.

“Through our local, specialist skilled engineer networks, HomeServe West Yorkshire will help provide effortless service to our Customers throughout the region.”


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