13 January 2019 in Uncategorized
A dirty shower head can cause various illnesses such as a lung disease such as nontuberulous mycobacterial, this can be prevented by regular sanitising of the shower head.
Your shower head requires regular monthly deep cleans. You can clean it by combining equal parts white vinegar and hot water in a plastic bag then attach it to your shower head with a rubber band, leave for overnight, and rinse through before use.
18 November 2018 in Uncategorized
As the cold weather approaches, we would highly recommend that all external condensate pipes are lagged, if the cold snap catches you out and your boiler stops functioning try to use hot water to defrost the pipe by pouring water along length of pipe and concentrate on the elbow out of the wall. If this doesn’t resolve the issue please call on 07855382189 and we will send an engineer out to get your house warm again.
31 October 2018 in Uncategorized
The Government, energy suppliers and local authorities all provide grants to help you implement energy saving measures. The best place to start is the Energy Saving Trust (EST) website and Simple Energy Advice,if you fit the criteria you may qualify for a brand new efficient boiler.
16 September 2018 in Uncategorized
If you hear banging pipes during , when you’re running the sink tap or filling the tub, or the kitchen taps or when the washing machine is running, you have a problem. Pipe knocking can have several causes, the Result is “water hammer,” which is pressurisation of the pipe after use, this can loosen valves in the pipe system creating leaks, loose support straps and pipework not spaced correctly, if not seen to, it can create leaks and damage the components on the system. Please call us on 07855382189.
3 September 2018 in Uncategorized
Loss of system water pressure
indicates the central heating system pressure.
If the pressure is seen to fall below the original installation
pressure of 1-2 bar over a period of time then a water leak may
be indicated. In this event conduct the re-pressurising procedure
as shown below. If unable to do so or if the pressure continues to
drop it’s time to call in a qualified engineer
THE BOILER WILL not OPERATE if the pressure has reduced to 0.3 BAR or less.
Ensure filling loop isolation valves are closed. Turn the filling loop isolation valves to the open position. The system will now fill. Wait for pressure gauge to reach between 1 and 1.5 bar. Close the isolation valves.
12 August 2018 in Uncategorized
The more reliable your new boiler, the less money you will have to shell out on expensive repairs
. The average cost of a boiler repair is £210 – which is massive incentive to pick
a reliable brand such as baxi with 98% Reevo rating. If you choose the most reliable brand of boiler, according to our survey, an impressive 63% are likely to still be trouble free after 6.5 year’s.
3 August 2018 in Uncategorized
You should have your boiler and heating system should serviced once a year by a qualified engineer. This is to make sure that everything is working properly and to prevent any problems. With a annual service, your engineer should inspect all parts and looking for leaks and fix any issues, providing the level of expertise that’s needed when dealing with something as complex as your central heating.
Winter is when heating professionals are at their busy peak period. That’s why it’s so important to arrange for a servicing as early as possible, if you have not done so already. Beat the rush and you’ll make sure to avoid the hassle of finding an engineer. Call us on 07855383189 to book an engineer.