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Is underfloor heating right for my home

It’s not very often that you need to upgrade the central heating system in a house. However, if you’re moving property, or simply need to update your system, it might be worth considering some alternatives to the standard radiator system. While these still work fine, there are better ways of heating certain rooms in the house. One of those is underfloor heating. What is underfloor heating? Underfloor heating is reasonably self-explanatory – it replaces a radiator that’s mounted on a wall [...]

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Boiler serving before the winter: benefits

Boilers are the hub of most of our homes, we depend on them to keep us warm, help keep us clean with hot showers and clean clothes. When they breakdown it can be very disruptive to our lives. However, breakdowns can be avoided, regular boiler servicing can help ensure your boiler is operating correctly and safely. Now is the perfect time to get your boiler serviced to ensure it is working to its best ability when it works at its hardest; [...]

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How to choose the correct boiler for your needs

Boilers come in all shapes and sizes and run on different fuels, so it can be confusing how to know which one is good for you. We have provided a breakdown of the categories of boilers available to choose from and their benefits to help you make a decision: Combi Boilers These are the most common in UK homes and specifically within the Norfolk area. They do not rely on a hot water tank, so if you live in a smaller property or [...]

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The Worcester Range

We can now offer up to a 10-year guarantee on all Worcester CDI Compact, CDI Classic SI, RI & Junior range as well as the Worcester Greenstar System filter. Find out more about these products below: Greenstar CDi Classic combi boilers We have developed a two-way communication process with our WAI network which has enabled us to develop a number of improvements to our CDi combi boiler which is part of our award-winning Greenstar gas boiler range. Check out our boiler [...]

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What is a Worcester Accredited Installer?

Worcester Accredited Installers, or WAI’s for short, are engineers who have passed accreditation to be able to install a range of Worcester products including boilers, solar water heating systems, heat pumps and underfloor heating. By choosing a WAI means that your products will be installed to the highest standards and ensure that they will carry the Worcester guarantees and warranties. Our team of fully trained engineers can offer the below: Free, no-obligation quotes Extended guarantees up to 10 years exclusive* Friendly help and advice [...]

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 What is an unvented Hot Water System?

You may have heard of vented hot water systems as these are more commonly used throughout the UK. However, unvented hot water systems are newer to the country as were only were introduced in 1986, but are continuing to grow in popularity. So, what are they? They are a new way of heating up water which removes the need of homes having to store a water tank as the hot water cylinders are fed directly from the cold-water mains. This lack [...]

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Oil boiler installation

If you live in an area not connected to a natural gas supply, oil boilers may be a good option for your home. Oil fired boilers can do near enough everything that a gas fired boiler can do, so you won’t be missing out on any particular features. Like with gas fired boilers there are still regulations that have to be met which is done using condensing technology to help reduce energy consumption and increase productivity. There are fewer types [...]

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Energy efficiency variances between panel & convector radiators

For many years, radiators weren’t hugely considered as a design item in the home, and rather just a necessity. However, in more recent years, radiators have started to have a more design conscious look and homeowners have started to seek alternative designs to suit the style of their home. There are now multiple radiator designs that you can choose from, they don’t just look different, but work differently too, so it is important to consider all the options before you [...]

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Latest MEES regulations from April – Landlords & Tenants

New regulations are now in force (from 1st April 2018) to make sure that landlords can no longer rent properties that don’t follow new energy saving rules. Any properties that are registered with F or G EPC grades wont be able to accept tenants and if you are a landlord you will need to take measures to reduce your properties energy waste levels. If you are a landlord this is something you need to investigate asap, as there are now [...]

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Thermostatic Radiator Valve

In today’s modern world energy efficiency has gained more popularity as consumers now choose more effectual products than buying the ones with abundant marketing and promotions. Energy has also become a lot more expensive than before, which is why using Thermostatic radiator valves is beneficial for your heating system. These Thermostatic radiator valves can be easily installed to the system, and can control the temperatures as well. When the house temperature rises to the desired degree, these valves automatically [...]

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