How to fix cold spots in your radiator

Dirty water and sludge within radiators can cause cold spots in your radiators. At worst, they can prevent hot water from passing through your radiator altogether, leaving it completely cold. Not ideal for our cold Scottish weather!“I have cold spots at the top of my radiators”If the top of your radiator is cold, there may be air trapped within the system. This air can be released by bleeding the radiator.How to check and bleed your radiatorsTest your radiators by turning ...

How to buy the right gas boiler

So you’re replacing your old gas boiler and want to make sure you choose the perfect replacement? We’re here to help with some impartial expert advice.A new boiler is one of the biggest household purchases you’ll make. The good news is you should save money because you will have a more efficient boiler. The efficiency of your new boiler will determine how much you’ll save in the years to come. Typically, good boilers should last more than ten years if ...

We are now OFTEC registered for oil central heating

We are delighted to announce that our engineers are now fully OFTEC registered for oil central heating and hot water system repair and servicing.In addition to our new OFTEC-registered status, we are also fully accreditated and insured so you know you are in safe hands. Plus, we are one of only a small number of gas heating companies in Scotland are both Gas Safe registered and ISO 9001:2015 certified.What is OFTEC?OFTEC is the trade association for the heating industry in ...

Prepare your heating for winter

It’s that time of year again when your heating is on every day and you look forward to sitting in a cosy home. This means relying on your heating system to keep your rooms and water at the right temperature, day and night.Autumn is the best time to test your heating system before the demands of winter set it. It’s best to uncover any possible faults before the really cold weather is here. Winter is our busiest time of the ...