Understand correct boiler pressure and how to fix it if it is too low.

Checking your boiler’s pressure and re-pressurising it is something that you can do for yourself. We always advise that you turn on your heating before the autumn to check that it is working properly. This will save you from the problems that often arise in the winter, when the boiler breaks down and Gas Safe … Read moreUnderstand correct boiler pressure and how to fix it if it is too low.

Why the annual Gas Safety Week is so important.

Every September the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) runs its awareness-raising Gas Safety Week to raise awareness of the dangers of failing to take care of gas appliances. The event is co-ordinated by the Gas Safe Register, the official list of gas engineers who are legally allowed to work on your gas appliances. Every September … Read moreWhy the annual Gas Safety Week is so important.

Tips for greater energy efficiency in your home

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We have some tips for ways you can save energy As worries about the future of the planet become ever more serious many of us wonder what we can do to make our homes more energy efficient and environmentally friendly. But if you already have one of the newest generation combination boilers and a programmable … Read moreTips for greater energy efficiency in your home

Had a new boiler or cylinder installed? Keep you paperwork safe!

Make sure you keep your boiler documents in a safe place. There are some situations where having actual hard-copy paper documents relating to your boiler is an essential safeguard. While you may want to be as environmentally-friendly as possible, it has to be recognised that online cloud-based storage systems can suffer from IT breakdowns and … Read moreHad a new boiler or cylinder installed? Keep you paperwork safe!

Buying a New Boiler – It’s not just about price

Choosing your new boiler is about more than price Image Source: Vaillant Replacing your boiler when it is nearing the end of its life is a significant outlay, and we have discussed the various finance options in a previous blog. However, there is more to consider alongside price – what about the boiler make, its … Read moreBuying a New Boiler – It’s not just about price

Fix your heating while the sun shines!

Why it is important to take care of your boiler and heating system in a timely fashion. It is one of those tasks that are better taken care of in the summer months, when you don’t need to use your heating system, but all too often boiler service and having the radiators and pipework system … Read moreFix your heating while the sun shines!