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  • LPG Gas Engineer

    How do you find an LPG gas engineer to work on your boiler? Knowing where to start when you need a new LPG appliance installed or serviced can be a little daunting. The first place to look is the gas safe register, here you will find every registered gas engineer in the country. Someone who is gas safe registered is not necessarily registered to work on LPG appliances. The register [...]

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    LPG ChangeOver Valve

    My gas supply has been disrupted could it be the LPG change over valve? Just recently, we have had quite a lot of phone calls from customers complaining of disruption to there LPG supply. The question they have been asking is could it be the LPG change over valve. This is what we found. On the first job that we attended, located on a well know mobile home holiday park in the [...]

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    Vaillant Eco-Tec Service

    Vaillant Eco-Tec Service The Vaillant Eco-Tec boiler is one of the best boilers around these days. Where possible, we will only fit Vaillant or Worcester boilers. The reason being is the build quality, and the ease of servicing. The Vaillant Eco-Tec is easy to service as long as you follow the routine. Before any service work is carried out on the boiler, a visual inspection [...]

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    The Expansion Vessel

    Expansion Vessel The expansion vessel has changed the way central heating systems work. Not so long ago, most central heating systems installed in the United Kingdom were open vented. To explain what open vented means, as a boiler starts to heat up, the water within, the system starts to expand, and the expansion needs to go somewhere, so you have an expansion pipe, which normally [...]

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    Unvented Hot Water Cylinder

    Unvented Hot Water Cylinder What is unvented Hot Water? The unvented hot water cylinder is now becoming very popular with homeowners when they start carrying out home refurbishment. The reason being is they are economical to run, high-pressure hot water at the taps and showers, no need for the noisy pumps anymore, and also no need for the cold water storage tank in the loft. So [...]

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    Gas Supply

    The Gas Supply The gas supply feeding our boilers in the home, especially the combination boiler is very important if we want the boiler to work to its full potential. As a gas safe registered installer, I have come across many boilers not working as they were designed to, IE, only working at half there design value. The main reason for this is the gas supply, but when you [...]

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    Landlords Gas Safety

    Landlords Gas Safety If you live in rented accommodation and you have gas within the property, then the law states that you must have a landlords gas safety inspection each year The landlord or the agency will need to arrange this every year. What is a Landlords gas safety Inspection? A Landlords gas safety inspection is checking all gas appliances are working safely and pose no [...]

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    The Condensing Boiler

    Condensing Boiler Faults The condensing boiler is now classed as the standard type of boiler, gone are the days of the old style boiler where around 40% of the energy was lost through the flue. With the condensing boiler, only around 7-8% is now lost through the flue. Once you have your old non-efficient boiler replaced with a new boiler you should see a difference in your gas[...]

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    You Should Only Use Gas Safe Registered Engineers

    Only Gas Safe Registered Engineers If you need work carried out on a gas appliance within your property then to be safe, You should only use a gas safe registered engineer or company, But why only Gas Safe? Just recently we were called out to a property in central London, the call was that, they believed they have a gas leak. The customer was told to switch off the gas[...]

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    Gas Safe Registered Company

    Gas Safe Registered Company Savings These days we are all looking to save money, not just in our everyday shopping but also on our house maintenance repairs and upgrades. So would you use a Gas Safe Registered company or engineer to let’s say Service you boiler, or would you use an unregistered cowboy? The Gas Safe Registered company or engineer has to pass many exams every [...]

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