Entries by Bryn Lloyd

What size combi boiler do I need?

Whether it’s down to budget, property type or user profile, ‘What size combi boiler do I need?’ is an important question you need answering about your new combi boiler installation. The size of your combi boiler is one of the first things you’ll need to discuss and agree on for a professional, high-quality installation. If […]

How long do boilers last?

A typical modern combi boiler is expected to last up to 15 years before needing a replacement, depending on whether it’s a premium, mid-range or budget brand. This is only if you’re dealing with professionals who can install a boiler using the highest quality methods and practices. If they’re incorrectly installed, you could be saying […]

Best combi boiler for 3 bedroom house

When choosing the best combi boiler for 3 bedroom house, it’s useful for you during the research process to understand that what works for one property, may be different for another. That’s what we’re here to help with. It’s extremely important that you conduct thorough research so that you’re not dealing with an incorrect installation. […]

What is a Boiler Filling Loop? | A Useful Guide

A Boiler Filling Loop provides a temporary connection to the mains so that you’re able to repressurise and fill your heating system with water. In this article we’ll break down what a boiler filling loop is actually used for, and why they’re so important. Once you know how to repressurise your boiler using this small […]

Are Magnetic Filters Worth It? | A Definitive Guide

Are Magnetic Filters Worth It? The purpose of this useful component is to catch most of the sludge that circulates around your heating system. If ignored, this sludge – which can be a mix of metallic and non-metallic deposits – can build up to the point where your radiators have cold patches, your boiler’s efficiency […]

What is a Condensate Pipe?

A condensate pipe’s main function is to transfer acidic waste water produced from the boiler’s condensing process, safely away and out the property via an external drain. This is the basic definition, but if you’re unfamiliar with the different terms, components and procedures that come with having a boiler installed, things can often get a […]

What is a heat exchanger?

The purpose of the heat exchanger in your boiler is to transfer the heat produced from gas into water. This hot water then moves through the pipework and into your radiators. To put it simply, a heat exchanger is the most important component in the boiler. In a lot of ways, a heat exchanger’s role […]