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Choosing where to fit a boiler

When fitting a domestic boiler the kitchen is by far the most popular location, with many manufacturers now advertising their boilers as fitting into a standard kitchen cupboard. While the kitchen is usually the obvious place to fit a boiler, homes in the UK are getting smaller, so it's worth thinking about other options. Fitting a boiler in another room could be a good way to free up some extra space in the kitchen. When choosing a location to install the boiler it's important to pay attention to the required clearances for the sides, top and bottom of the boiler...

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When should I replace my boiler?

On a yearly basis, householders spend as much as 55% of their total bills on their boiler and heating which adds up to a lot of money when you take into consideration a generous portion of UK homes still contain an inefficient boiler over 15 years old, which is costing extra in wasted energy. Although there is a world of spares available for repairs, yearly call outs can quickly add up and it can be vastly more cost effective to upgrade your boiler to a modern combi boiler; designed to heat your hot water as you require or a system...

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