Keighley-based heating and plumbing firm joins HomeServe family

New partnership will see West Yorkshire’s Service 2 offer domestic heating services under a new ‘HomeServe West Yorkshire’ brand

A commercial heating and plumbing firm in Keighley has launched a new domestic arm focused on helping homeowners across West Yorkshire after joining forces with leading UK home assistance provider HomeServe.

Having worked predominantly with commercial customers over the last 4 years, an eight-strong team of engineers at Service 2 will now 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’.

“This is a very proud day for our business”, said James Lovery, Managing Director and co-founder of Service 2. “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.

“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,” added Chris Snowden, Managing Director and co-founder of Service 2. “It’s an exciting time for our business and we’re looking forward to what we can achieve with HomeServe’s support.”

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.

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.”

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. To celebrate the launch of the HomeServe West Yorkshire franchise, new customers can get two years servicing worth £148 with any new boiler installation completed on or before 30th June 2016.