Taking good care of your boiler is more important than you might realise. Keeping your home well- heated and having a plentiful supply of hot water is a necessity in the winter months. All too often homeowners neglect or delay getting their boiler serviced. For some, it seems a task that’s down on the list of priorities. However, as we’re
The autumn season has officially begun. A time of year when we rely on our boiler to keep us warm as the outside temperature dips. As the days unfold, it’s only going to get colder; the winter months are just around the corner. Cold temperatures can last anything from a few days to months. Throughout this time, it’s important that
The received wisdom seems to be that if boilers need a service, then it should happen ahead the winter months rather than spring and summer. After all, winter is when it’s really going to be put through its paces; like an athlete ahead of the big race, preparation is everything.
So your heating system needs repairing and you’ve decided to get your own parts in? Well, we understand the reasons why you might do such a thing. Invariably, however, there are consequences.
So when was the last time you had your boiler serviced? Is it an appointment that tends to slip, like that six-monthly dentist’s check-up that always becomes yearly because of how hectic things always seem to be? You know, really, it doesn’t have to be like that.
We all know how it is: we get up on a cold morning, turn on the shower and then….no hot water. It’s not the first time it’s happened, and it’s happening more often. Before, though, you’d managed to fire up the boiler successfully. Now? You keep pressing the ignition button, first in frustration, then in desperation.