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Make sure your plumber commissions your new boiler properly

Plumbing tips

Boiler commissioning

Installing a new boiler is a serious business. Not only does gas plumbing present a risk if done poorly, it’s also an expensive job and can be done badly causing problems down the line. All boiler installers are required by law to be gas safe registered and that includes adhering to the required practises. To help us on our way…

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How quickly should radiators heat up?

Plumbing tips

radiator heat up speed

When the summer ends and the temperatures start to fall, the radiators at home become a big part of keeping the house cosy. Are you finding that maybe the house seems like it’s taking too long to heat up? Different boiler systems do things differently and it may be that your boiler and radiators are operating as they should, but…

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Pipe sizing – a pitfall when upgrading your heating system

Plumbing tips

Copper pipe sizes

Many properties can be much improved by a heating system upgrade. Switching out radiators can improve style, function and convenience and really update the look of a room. Having a set of new radiators installed can be costly enough but not many people understand that it can also lead to disappointment and trouble. I’m writing this post because I see…

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