Training begins for this year’s Great Birmingham 10K Run!

Last year, we put together a team of ‘Rightio Roadrunners’ to take on the challenge of the Great Birmingham Run – a 10 kilometre route through the centre of our home city – and we’re back to face that test again! With twice as many runners taking part in the trial this year, the team…

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Rightio’s Christmas Jumper Fundraising Day!

If there’s one thing we can expect each December as Christmas nears (other than saving our customers from the cold during boiler breakdown season), it’s the annual Rightio Christmas Jumper Day! Everyone was very excited to show off their fanciest Christmas outfits, so there sure were a lot of participants this time around! This year,…

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Unveiling… This Year’s Christmas Card!

As promised, Rightio Blog readers, we are pleased to present our company Christmas card 2016! Every December, we look forward to sending “Seasons Greetings” to our engineers, head office staff and loyal customers by the means of a specially designed Christmas card. This year, Rightio wanted our card to be extra special, so we enlisted…

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Christmas at Birmingham Children’s Hospital!

As you may recall, Rightio recently visited Birmingham Children’s Hospital to meet with the patients and gain some help in designing our company Christmas card. It was very difficult to choose from all of the wonderful ideas we received, but now our Christmas card is printed and ready to take pride of place on our…

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December sees the highest number of boiler breakdowns

As we all know, Christmas is fast approaching, and while we start to mentally prepare our festive lunches and think about all the gifts we’ll be giving (and receiving!), we neglect to think about one thing which might put a damper on the whole event… According to research from EDF Energy, December is the most…

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Rightio’s 6th Birthday!

Recently, Rightio has had another reason to celebrate – our 6th birthday! It’s been a fantastic journey… When Rightio’s Directors, Chris Carswell and Karl Tulloch, started the company six years ago they were the only people in the office. They managed everything by themselves at first – dealing with all customer enquiries and organising our…

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Rightio are finalists in the Midlands Business Awards!

The Midlands Business Awards celebrate the finest business talent that the Midlands has to offer, and we are honoured to be recognised in the 2017 nominations! Proudly, Rightio were nominated under the ‘Service Provider of the Year’ category and have since learned that we’ve been selected as one of only five finalists! Being shortlisted for…

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A New Look for the Rightio Vans!

Beep-beep! Our vans have had a makeover! Rightio engineers are zipping around all day, every day – all over the nation – and this year we’ve decided to take the opportunity to upgrade our vans. The new Renault TRAFIC vehicles don’t only look and feel the part, but they are also fully kitted out with…

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Rightio visits Birmingham Children’s Hospital

This week, Rightio took the opportunity to pay a visit to our friends at Birmingham Children’s Hospital, our Company Charity of the Year in 2016-2017. On one extremely chilly November afternoon (an effective reminder that Christmas is fast approaching), a team of enthusiastic volunteers from Rightio’s friendly Acquisitions Department wrapped up warm and set off…

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Gas Safety Week 2016

This week, we’re proud to lend our support to Gas Safety Week 2016. Organised by the Gas Safe Register, Gas Safety Week 2016 will see organisations from across the UK working together to raise awareness of the dangers of poorly maintained gas appliances, which can cause gas leaks, fires, explosions and carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning.…

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