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Tips on Buying a Wood-burning Stove for your Home

June 29, 2017

Remember the old homes with their built-in fireplaces, you do! They are great to have during the cold winter month giving you warmth and create a romantic atmosphere just as in the movies. However, they are dusty and difficult to keep clean. You need to polish them up with special liquids and labour exhaustive. This […]

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Which Boiler is Right for My Bolton Home?

June 12, 2017

Many Bolton homeowners ask this question if they do not know where to start. If you have an existing faulty boiler or one that is dead, this is a great question to ask. Boilers are expensive investments and asking this question is important as you are spending your hard-earned money and need a durable one […]

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Contemplating buying a new boiler?

May 9, 2017

The heart of any home is the central heating system! Without this system, you are cold in the winter and replacing this important piece of equipment with a new boiler can become expensive. Are you contemplating in buying a new boiler and thinking about what the cost of a new boiler is? Here we help […]

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Top 8 Most Common Plumbing Problems Found Around the Home

May 5, 2017

Are you a homeowner? If you are, the likeliness is you will have a visit from a plumber at least once a year. Research done has proven homeowners call a plumber at least once a year to every three years, depending on the age of the home especially if you have plumbing problems. As a […]

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Underfloor Heating | Don’t Get Cold Feet

February 3, 2017

There’s no cosier feeling underfoot than stepping out of the shower onto a heated floor. No longer just a luxury found in high-end hotels, under floor heating has become increasingly popular within homes, thanks to the numerous benefits compared to traditional central heating.

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Plumbing Jargon Explained

When discussing the problem with your plumbing system, many plumbers will use terms you’re unfamiliar with, and often, too shy to ask what they mean!  Our team of expert plumbers pride themselves on explaining the problem, and how we’ll fix it as clearly as possible… and in your own (jargon-free) language!

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How To Bleed A Radiator

February 2, 2017

Over time, air becomes trapped in your radiator which can block the flow of water. This means cold spots, and a not so cosy feel to your usually toasty room. Bleeding a radiator removes the trapped air to ensure that your heating system is energy efficient.

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Relieve The Pressure

January 19, 2017

Water pressure is a tricky one. Too low, and you’re faced with drippy taps and half-hearted showers. Too high, and the strain on your pipes can cause problems with your plumbing later down the line.

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What’s Wrong With My Boiler?

An endless supply of hot water and the cosiness of a warm house are things we all take for granted. So when your boiler starts misbehaving, it can quickly throw your routine into chaos.

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Cut The Costs | Energy Saving Tips

Throughout the Winter months, our desire to stay toasty warm can mean a hike in our energy bills. Throw in the expensive festive season, and the January Sales and you can quickly find yourself praying for payday to come around.