Aug 16

Ways to save money when heating the house

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Even though we are still enjoying the longer, warmer days of summer right now, it is the perfect time to think about how comfortable your home will be this coming winter. During the colder months, you will need to start to heat your home more, which will begin to push your monthly energy bills up. Thankfully, there are ways you can keep your regular bills down if you are careful when you heat your house. Read More »

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Jul 17

Our advanced guide to radiator design

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When you need to buy some new radiators for your home, you will have to consider the design of them. Even though you might not really be too bothered about what they look like, it is actually something that you need to consider as the design of the radiator could affect how well it works. Read More »

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Jun 13

A beginner’s guide to radiator valves

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Firstly, what is a radiator valve? A radiator valve is a component of a radiator system that’s purpose is to control the temperature within it. There are many radiator valves which are available on the market (the main types of which are listed below) which can change the temperature in different ways. A crucial part of the radiator system, without it you will have an unregulated temperature which can make the living situation unbearable in drastic climates. Read More »

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May 03

Heating your Newly Converted Garage

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When you’re thinking about converting your garage there are many different factors you need to consider. One of the most important elements of your new conversion will be the method of heating you choose. You want to find out the most cost effective and safe choice for your individual property. There are a few different ways you can heat your garage conversion from electric radiators to underfloor heating, it’s time to explore an array of options to suit your needs. Read More »

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Jan 18

Considering Solar Panels

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Solar panels are used by over eight hundred thousand UK houses to generate electricity and save money on their energy bills. For those that haven’t yet invested in solar power for their homes, there are several things to consider. Read More »

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Oct 10

How to heat your kitchen

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Your kitchen is very often the room you spend the most time in, so naturally you want to make sure it is comfortable and welcoming year round. Although cooking can help generate some extra heat, in order to keep your kitchen consistently warm during the winter months, especially in the chilly UK,  you’ll most likely need to supplement that with central heating. Read More »

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Sep 04

Things to consider when buying a new radiator

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Buying a new radiator can be a little more complex than it might seem, especially if you are looking for something a little more stylish than the standard radiators often installed in homes across the UK. We hope the advice below helps in your decision making, but if in doubt do ask a plumber to help determine whether your preferred choice is right for the room in questions.

Size matters

This has to be your first consideration and there are two areas you need to think about. Read More »

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Jun 11

Managing your heating in an empty house

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If you are planning to leave your house empty for a longish period of time, there are some things you can do to reduce the likelihood of any issues with your boiler and heating.

Firstly, if you are going away for a substantial period it is worth getting your boiler checked and serviced a month or so before you leave. This will ensure that any potential issues are picked up and that there is enough time to deal with them before you go. Ideally your boiler should be serviced annually in any case, so just adjust the timing based on when you will be away. Read More »

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