Boiler Guides & Information

Guide to your Vokèra boiler warranty & guarantees

All of the Vokèra boilers that we install come with a manufacturer-backed warranty to help provide you with peace of mind in knowing that your...

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Guide to your Baxi boiler warranty & guarantees

We install a variety of Baxi boilers, all of which come with a manufacturer-backed warranty to potentially get your boiler up and running again...

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Guide to Worcester Bosch’s warranty and guarantees

Our Worcester Bosch boilers come with great manufacturer-backed warranties that aim to provide customers with added peace of mind. A warranty could...

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My boiler won’t turn off! Troubleshooting & how to fix it

It may seem odd to want to stop your boiler from doing what it was designed to do. However, this is a dilemma faced by some homeowners as they seek...

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How long does it take to fit & replace a boiler

A boiler is the heart of your heating system. It is an essential element of your household, responsible for providing your home with heating and...

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Guide to your new Ideal boiler warranty

All of the Ideal boilers that we install come with a manufacturer-backed warranty that is designed to safeguard you and your boiler against a...

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Boiler maintenance, safety, service & leaks

To guarantee your boiler's efficiency and longevity there are several things you can do to help ensure you have hot water and heating year round...

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Heating controls: Boiler, room, cylinder thermostats & timer

Your boiler and central heating system are fitted with a variety of controls, allowing you to manage temperatures, timings and energy consumption...

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Noisy boiler and pipes - how to solve banging noises

If you hear your boiler or heating pipes making noises such as whistling, gurgling or banging, you should find out the cause as soon as possible...

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Boiler buying guide: Which boiler is best?

There are 3 main types of domestic boilers; regular boilers, combi boilers and system boilers. Each of these have their own unique features and...

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How Long Do Boilers Last?

In our experience, boilers are most commonly replaced when they reach between 10 and 15 years old**. Here are several factors which could influence...

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How to replace a damaged radiator valve

Radiator valves are used to control and isolate the water flow within a radiator. If you’re experiencing difficulties getting one radiator to heat...

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Broken boiler? If your boilers not working, here's what you should do

While complete boiler failure can appear serious, there are many possible causes, ranging from a crack in one of the boiler's cast iron (or...

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What to do if your radiators aren't working or getting hot but your boiler is working

If you’re experiencing cold radiators even though your boiler is working normally, it’s likely that there’s a problem with your boiler pump or...

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How to fix boiler controls that aren't working

Boilers are powered by a series of control mechanisms, and can be programmed to distribute heat and hot water at peak times. When working correctly...

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Boiler in the bedroom: Is It safe & how do I disguise it?

Here at HomeServe, we can install boilers in a variety of places within the household. Unbeknownst to some, the bedroom is amongst these options...

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