Central Heating System

What are Thermostatic Radiator Valves (TRVs) and What are They For_

Commonly referred to as TRVs, thermostatic radiator valves are used to control the temperature of various rooms. Thermostatic radiator valves are often situated on the side of the radiators. Given that it’s set up properly, TRVs … Read More

What HydroFLOW HS38 Is

Here’s an interesting trivia: Even just 0.8mm of limescale can already decrease  heating efficiency by as much as 10 percent!  Limescale can be a massive problem in hard water areas. Left unattended, it can cause blockages, … Read More

Roof and gutter de-icing

The process of raising or maintaining the temperature of pipes and vessels using specially engineered cables is called electrical trace heating. During winter, temperatures are extremely cold and at times fall below freezing levels. Trace heating … Read More

What are CombiSave Valves

CombiSave is an innovative and award-winning British creation that’s designed to  significantly reduce the amount of water and gas utilised in the heating process so homeowners can save time and money and help the environment at … Read More

Surestop Water Switch

If you’re a tenant, homeowner, or landlord, a burst pipe is a huge disaster you don’t want to deal with. Imagine this: a burst pipe can leak up to 400 litres of water per hour! Unfortunately, … Read More

How to install a Smart Thermostat

If you just invested in a smart thermostat, you’re most likely wondering how to go about the smart thermostat installation. A smart thermostat installation can be a scary and daunting task for those who don’t have … Read More

What are magnetic system filters

Over time, rust and debris can accumulate in the pipes of your central heating system. This can result in several issues, from boiler breakdowns to your heating system working less efficiently. To help ensure you don’t … Read More

How to bleed a radiator

Primarily, bleeding a radiator involves letting out trapped air inside the central heating system. This is an issue that’s common among un-vented heating systems. When trapped air prevents water from heating the whole radiator, cold spots … Read More

How To Power Flush Central Heating Systems

Simply put, a powerflush is a process designed to remove any sludge build-up in the pipes, radiators, and boiler. A central heating engineer uses a power flushing unit to perform the task. The unit sends water … Read More