Boiler Repair

Boiler Repair Is More Important Than You Think

Winter seems to be getting increasingly harsh every year and home boilers are stretched to their limit in keeping the property warm. However without regular maintenance the boiler can break down, leaving the potential for the homeowners at a loose end when trying to prepare the cold weather. Boiler Repair Is More Important Than You Think.

The boiler in the home is made up of a combination of moving parts which help heat the water and circulate heat around the property. As with all fuel-burning appliances they are prone to wear and tear, so it’s best to take preventative action with regular boiler maintenance.

This is to be sure that when something does breakdown, there a way to find the exact part to repair. The most crucial reason on why you must carry out regular boiler repair is the risk of carbon monoxide. Carbon monoxide is a silent and poisonous killer which has claimed to kill over thirty people last year. It’s a colourless and odourless gas which can be breathe in without knowing.
When hiring a gas safety engineer to do a boiler repair, it is critical that you pick the right one. Always pick a company which has skilled and certified plumbers and gas engineers are the best option, another thing is to always check your gas safety engineers is fully registered and is on the gas safety register.

Registered plumbers will know exactly what they are doing when comes to boiler repairs croydon. The moral of this article is to take pre-emptive action. Take good care of your homes boiler and ensure ongoing maintenance is in its place. Your boiler in turn will function well and heat your home when you need it most.

Give Logical Heating & Plumbing Solutions a call at 0208 664 9099 or contact us online to get more information on how our gas safety engineers can help you with any potential plumbing problems in your home. We are Checkatrade Bromley Trading Standards Approved.

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A 5-Step Checklist To Good Boiler Servicing

A 5-Step Checklist To Good Boiler Servicing

When it comes to your boiler, regular servicing is an important part of its maintenance, there is a 5-Step Checklist To Good Boiler Servicing. What does good boiler service involve? Here’s a 5 step checklist to follow and you will be on your way making sure your boiler is properly maintained.

1.     Boiler engineers bromley recommend annual servicing for the majority of household boilers. The engineers should be Gas Safe Registered (this has replaced the common-known-CORGI certificate).

2.     The annual service starts with a visual check, this establishes the boiler complies with the rules laid out in building regulations, electrical regulations, gas-safety regulations and British Standards. All must comply with present legislation.

3.     Your basic boiler service should last around half an hour. If you are unsure, feel free to ask before the engineers start.

4.     If your boiler shows a fault, the engineers should inform you of any additional costs that the repairs will incur. Any parts that are replaced should only be made by the manufacturer of the boiler, to ensure they’re compatible.

5.     Once the servicing is completed the final step is the service report. This is a chance for you to check what the engineers have stated they have done. Only sign off the report if you happy with the work the engineers have done.

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How To Maintain Your Boiler

How To Maintain Your Boiler

How to maintain your boiler as a homeowner without calling a plumber? As having your boiler maintained maximizes its efficiency for many years, but

When you are having your boiler serviced regularly by a gas safety registered plumber bromley, the important thing to remember is to book it for annual servicing as it generally won’t be as expensive as having to pay the cost of repairing (plus it is a legal requirement if you are a landlord).

The plumbers need to check over the boiler to see if there are any obvious faults, then they will need to remove the front of the boiler to access the internal parts. It’s here the plumbers would conduct a gas tightness test to ensure no gas is leaking or escaping from the unit. Any gas leakage can be very harmful and potentially lead to fatalities.

The plumbers check all parts of the boiler are working while also cleaning all internal parts. If any parts are not working or need replacing, the plumbers will ensure that all repairs are being taken care of. Before finishing the service, they fire the boiler to ensure it’s working properly. Once the front unit has been put back on, you are issued a report confirming all the details of the service.

There are ways to prevent issues with your boiler, mainly by regularly cleaning and properly maintaining your central heating system. There are simple tasks you can do that require little effort such as bleeding your radiators regularly and repairing pipe work, radiators and the boiler itself. By ensuring your boiler remains efficient and working at full capacity your family will remain warm and safe during the winter months.

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Choosing The Right Plumbers For Your Boiler

Choosing The Right Plumbers For Your Boiler

There’s nothing worse than coming home to find your floor has flooded and you are ankle deep in water having discovered a burst pipe. While the repair work can be expensive and also time consuming, there’s also trying to find reputable plumbers who are able to solve the problems without charging the earth.

We’ve all heard the horror stories about cowboys plumbers who charge a fortune and do unnecessary work, making the situation worse, they also particularly target the vulnerable people.

Fortunately, not all plumbers are cowboys and you can assured that Logical Heating & Plumbing Solutions ltd are respectable fully trained and qualified plumbers.

When choosing the best plumbers it goes without saying that recommendation is the best route – a recent study has revealed that if someone has good service they are likely to tell 5 other people (while someone who has bad service will tell 10 people), thus spreading the good news about the service of the business.

Another interesting recommendation is to check out Check Trader, an online website where people can post reviews and feedback on the service they have received.

If the plumbing work is urgent and there isn’t time to read recommendations or reviews, when booking still ask if they are a member of the Institute of Plumbing or the Association of Plumbers and Heating Contractors (APHC) or you use The Institute Of Plumbing and search via postcode.

Choosing the right plumbers is an important decision and one that you should not be done by blindly dropping a pen on a telephone directory and calling whichever number it lands on. Whether the problem is big or small just be assured that when choosing Logical Heating & Plumbing Solutions a boiler repair croydon company you know you have made the right decision and have one less thing to worry about.

 

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