Hard and Soft Water Explained

Many people hear the term hard and soft water and simply don’t understand what it means or what the difference is between them. As a professional plumber, we have compiled together a handy list of answers to some of the most commonly asked questions. What’s The Difference Between Hard And Soft Water? Hard water contains… Read more »
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5 Signs your Boiler Isn’t Working Properly

Sluggish boilers are inefficient, boilers that are maintained and regularly serviced can improve the efficiency of how your hot water and heating run. Although it’s hard to understand if your boiler is running correctly or how it should be there are a few key points, which should ensure your boiler and central heating system run… Read more »

Keep Your Boiler Running Over Winter

We aren’t expecting to get a white Christmas but we could end up with some in January? We can’t be sure, but the last thing you want is to be without central heating and a boiler when this happens. In the past many homeowners across the UK have been caught out when the cold snap… Read more »

Guide To Buying A New Boiler

Although buying a new boiler will never be as exciting as buying a new car or landing the latest video games console, but buying a new boiler is arguably one of the most significant and important purchases that you will ever make. There are many considerations to take into account before you go dipping your… Read more »

Campaign Highlights the Damage Caused by Hard Water

The Campaign In Kent (the area with some of the hardest tap water in the UK), a national campaign has been launched by Harvey Water Softeners to help raise awareness and highlight the damage hard water can cause. The campaign will run across the area of Kent during the months of October and November, called… Read more »

Gas and Heating Engineers Are Britain’s Most Trusted Tradespeople

A recent study by HomeServe found that gas and heating engineers are the nation’s most trustworthy tradespeople, with more than one if five UK homeowners choosing them as their tradespeople of choice. The poll concluded with gas and heating engineers coming out in first place, this was followed by electricians, plumbers, painters and decorators, landscape… Read more »

Baxi Highlights the Danger of CO Poisoning

A recently carried out survey has released figures which have shown that there has been a 10% rise in suspected carbon monoxide (CO) poisonings in the UK. Baxi one of the leading UK boiler manufacturers is championing the importance of gas safety for homes and businesses. Gas Safety Week Every year Baxi and the Gas… Read more »

Creating Bathrooms That Are Arthritis-Friendly

When it comes to bathrooms, it’s important to take into consideration the different aspects of them when designing and installing bathrooms for people who suffer from arthritis. For people who suffer from arthritis bathrooms need to be safe and comfortable for them to use. The UK is already home to around 10 million who suffer… Read more »