Utilities

Becoming more energy efficient this winter

energy saving

Want to save money on your bills over the colder months (and help the planet!)?  Here, LPG bulk tank supplier, Flogas, offer some timely advice: Don’t neglect draughts Energy wastage can be caused by many things, including draughty floors, windows and doors. Although they might seem small, gaps and cracks have the potential to let

Solar 101: 6 things you need to make your solar panel system

solar power

When thinking about switching to solar energy, you will really need to do some thorough research. The first thing you will need to decide is whether you want to attach your solar system to the grid or not. This will help you determine all the elements you will need to get for your preferred option.

10 easy ways to save energy around the home

energy saving

Are your energy bills getting out of control? Concerned about your carbon footprint? Saving energy and reducing your outgoings is easier than you might think! Follow these 10 easy tips to get you started… Switch to energy saving light bulbs They may be a little more expensive, but energy saving bulbs last much longer and

How to know if it’s time for an air conditioner repair

AC repairs

When the weather is sweltering hot outside, you can always rely on your air conditioner unit to cool down. You can just simply relax, watch TV, or read a book without feeling too sweaty and uncomfortable while inside your house. That is why it can be a good idea to buy an air conditioner for

How to drain a Worcester Bosch combi boiler

combi boiler

When it comes to boilers, there are many questions that people ask, due to the fact that so many people have a boiler. One of them is: how do you drain a Worcester Bosch Combi boiler. Worcester Bosch boilers are extremely popular, and keeping them running at their most efficient is a vital part of

Start living off the grid

living off-grid

Maybe you’ve heard the phrase “going off the grid?” Referring to becoming independent from the primary utility systems of the country, it sounds a bit difficult to do. However, you don’t have to go overboard. The easiest part of leaving the grid is to become independent when it comes to electricity. Deciding to become energy-independent

The professional’s eye: What thermostats plumbers choose

plumber

Nothing is worse than waking up to a cold night because your furnace has stopped working. There are many possible explanations for a faulty heater. Whether it is a high-efficiency gas furnace or the conventional one, the first order of business will be to establish where exactly the problem is. To do this, one needs

What is a water booster pump, how does it work and how do you choose the right one?

water booster pump

Modern life is unthinkable without the usual amenities: electricity, sewage and, of course, water supply. Residents of apartment buildings, as well as owners of private houses, are equally accustomed to such facilities. However, it often turns out that the quality of water supply services is unsatisfactory. Namely, residents are not satisfied with the pressure force

Should I repair or replace my boiler?

Should I repair or replace my boiler?

Opting to replace your old boiler can be a big expense and it’s not always the top of a homeowners list of things to do. In fact, two-thirds (66%) of UK consumers would only replace their heating system if the current system failed or started to deteriorate according to BEIS (Department for Business, Energy &

Plumbing tips for new homeowners

drain

If you are a first-time homeowner, there are many aspects related to plumbing that you must take into account. In this article, the same has been discussed in brief. So, read on for more information. Tips for plumbing services to check out Ranging from heating inspection to cleaning shower drains, there are many jobs that