If you are looking for a new gas boiler for your heating and hot water, you may feel there is a bewildering choice of products on the market. Price may well be a factor which affects your decision but beware of false economy – a cheap boiler costs more to run and will need replacing […]
Expert Heating Engineer Tips & Guides - the Clarity Blog
Clarity Heating's experts share tips and offer guides to help our customers keep their heating systems on top condition, from bleeding radiators to the best time to get a boiler service and what are the best boilers for your property.
The mornings have started getting frosty, but are you cosy and warm inside your home? If your heating is switched on but the house feels decidedly chilly, you may have trapped air in your system. Read on if you want to restore your radiators to their former glory!
Our summer of record-breaking temperatures has come to an end, and Autumn leaves are all around. So although, hopefully, it will be a few more weeks before you start thinking about switching on your heating more regularly, we recommend you check now whether your boiler needs servicing. How often should you have your boiler serviced? […]
…can you avoid beastly heating bills when it’s freezing outside? We’ve just had the coldest start to March on record, with temperatures plummeting to -15°C in some parts of the country. For most of us, this month’s prolonged cold snap means we’ve had the heating turned up high and running 24/7. Now we have to […]
The team at Clarity Heating will soon be decking the halls with boughs of holly and the tinsel will be everywhere, which has given us food for thought about preparing for the worst over the festive period. Christmas is a time when people traditionally down tools and kick back and spend ‘quality’ (read ‘forced’) time […]
Manufacturers and energy suppliers claim you can save money on your heating bills by installing one of the popular smart thermostats like Hive or Nest that allow you to control your heating from your mobile phone. But is it true? Whether you can save hundreds of pounds, as some claim, really depends on your lifestyle […]
We’re often asked “Why service my boiler?” Most of us take our central heating system and hot water supply for granted. It’s unlikely that we think about our hard-working boiler, slaving away in the cupboard helping to keep us warm and clean. My boiler seems to be working fine, so why does it need a […]
Have you smelt gas in your home? In a gas emergency act quickly and calmly and take the following safety steps: Get fresh air immediately. Open all doors and windows to ventilate the room Switch off the appliance and do not use it again until it has been checked by our Gas Safe registered engineer Turn […]
Is your boiler on its last legs? The older it gets, the less energy-efficient it will be, so investing in a new modern boiler will save you money on your heating bills. Most boilers last ten to 15 years, although good quality newer ones might last 20 years. It depends on how regularly they’ve been […]