How Much Will It Cost To Replace My Boiler?
There are many answers to this question, let me explain.
First, this will depend on what type of boiler you already have, is it a combination, system or heat only boiler?
A brief description of the type of boilers follows.
Combination boilers are where you don't need any water storage tanks.
Hot water is heated instantly as and when you [...]
If you are a tenant make sure your landlord gives you a copy of the safety inspection certificate.
Duval Heating is proud to be supporting Gas Safety Week 2019.
It takes place between 16th – 22nd September.
Gas Safety Week is an annual safety week to raise awareness of gas safety.
It's about the importance of taking care of all your gas appliances.
It is coordinated by the Gas[...]
Mobile Home Boilers Situated in the forest.
Owning a mobile home has its advantages.
You can jump in the car and get away from it all on weekends, even for weeks on end should you wish.
Most mobiles will have some kind of boiler that heats the water you use in the bathroom and kitchen.
Mobile home boilers, just like your everyday home still needs regular maintenance.
They tend to [...]
All LPG Hoses Are Date Stamped.
Many properties which are not connected to the mains gas supply may have opted to have LPG as an alternative supply of gas.
Just like mains gas appliances, LPG appliances still need to be maintained annually but seem to get overlooked.
One of the most important items that need to be inspected is the LPG hoses.
When your gas supply is from storage [...]
Mobile Home Gas Installation Aerial view
When you buy a new or second-hand mobile home and have it sited.
One of the first things you need to get done is connecting up the water, gas and electric supplies.
The mobile home gas installation involves supplying either LPG gas bottles or a storage tank.
Once the gas bottles or tank are present, we move on to connection of the gas supply.[...]
LPG Gas Boilers
LPG boilers come in many different shapes and sizes.
Depending on your property type there should be one that is suitable for you.
Most of the boiler manufactures in the United Kingdom produce an LPG version of there current models.
So what is the best way to choose a new LPG boiler?
The best advice I can give is to speak to your friends and neighbours who use LPG [...]
Local Plumber Working On Gas
Plumbing problems can be expensive to fix.
Professional plumbers can charge up to £150.00 plus vat an hour, sometimes more for even the simplest plumbing fixes.
With costs like that, you should make sure that you are getting the best professional plumber for the job.
You would not want to just pay anyone that kind of [...]
Always Check the Engineers Gas Safe Card Before Any Work Is Started.
Check Yor Gas Engineer
When you are in need of having gas work carried out, would you check your gas engineer is legal to work on gas?
Many claim to be gas safe registered, but how do you know?
Around 40% of people in the united kingdom do not check their gas engineer is legal to work on gas.
This has [...]
Maintenance engineer checking technical data of heating system equipment in a boiler room
When looking for a company to carry out an LPG boiler service, you may find it a little difficult compared to finding a company for natural gas boilers.
So why is this, surely all you need is a gas safe registered engineer to service your LPG boiler?
The answer is, not all gas safe engineers are [...]
Regulator for propane-butane gas cylinder and accessories on a wooden workshop table. LPG Hose Maintenance.
LPG hose maintenance is something that tends to get forgotten about until a problem happens.
Properties that use LPG as an alternative to natural gas, will normally have, either a storage tank or gas bottles.
They supply the gas for the appliances.
If gas is supplied via the [...]