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A Guide to Power Flushing

Modern central heating systems can be extremely efficient, but to keep them at their best it’s advised that you have certain regular maintenance procedures carried out. This will give a…

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World Plumbing Day 2024

In case you didn’t notice it, we recently celebrated World Plumbing Day, which took place – as it does every year – on 11 March. Okay, so ‘celebrated’ may not be strictly…

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The Best Combi Boilers for 2024

If you’re planning on getting a new combi boiler this year, it’s important that you get the right one for your home. After all, with gas prices still considerably higher…

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Common Boiler Breakdowns and How To Fix Them

With the weather getting colder as the end of another year approaches, we’re all going to be making greater demands on our boilers to keep us warm. And, of course,…

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Central Heating Maintenance: Keeping The Elderly Warm in Their Homes

We’ve learnt over the last few years to stop using the term ‘global warming’ when referring to the effects of industrialisation and the use of fossil fuels on the weather.…

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Water leaking out of a pipe on top of a water heater.

What To Do if a Pipe is Leaking in Your House

Good quality pipes, whether they are for water or for gas, can last for years if installed properly and aren’t subject to damage at any point. But damage can happen,…

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What is the Gas Safe Register and Why Is It Important?

When discussing the matter of gas safety and why we always need to be mindful of it, we often refer to the importance of using Gas Safe registered engineers. If…

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Landlord Gas Safety Certificates

If you’re renting out a property, you have many responsibilities that you need to be aware of, not least those that relate to the safety and wellbeing of your tenants.…

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Gas Cooker Installation Guide 2023

If you remember popular television ads from the 1980s, you can probably still sing the ‘Cookability – that’s the beauty of gas’ jingle. It’s that measure of instant control – especially when…

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7 Central Heating Servicing Tips That Are Essential For Your Home

The central heating system is one of the most fundamental elements of your home. As the winter months and cold nights draw in, you’ll be relying on your central heating…

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Why an Emergency Plumber Can Save You Money in the Long Run

Plumbing emergencies aren’t events you want to have to deal with very often, because left unchecked they can cause considerable damage to your home, your property, and even your life. …

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The Pitfalls of DIY Plumbing

What are the most common DIY plumbing mistakes? Trusting those YouTube videos: Just because it’s online, looks like it’s been well made and the chap introducing it is wearing a…

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