No Hot Water? Try this First

No Hot Water? Try this First

There’s nothing quite like that feeling of turning on the shower and standing underneath it only to find that the water is freezing cold. It’s even worse if the weather is cold outside. If you’ve gone to turn your hot tap on and no hot water has come out, then it may not be something … Read more

Smart Meters Explained

Smart Meters Explained

Back in 2016, the leading UK energy suppliers began their task to roll out smart meters. The plan was to install a smart meter in every home in the UK by the year 2020. Unfortunately that target wasn’t met, so it has been extended to 2025. Up until 2018, energy suppliers installed more than 8.5 … Read more

Hive Vs Nest : Which is Better?

Hive Vs Nest

Eco-friendly homes are available for everyone, and one of the key components of this is the smart thermostat. These clever little devices are able to control your hot water and central heating in a much more efficient way than conventional thermostats. There are a number of different smart thermostats out there, all with their own … Read more

5 Common Thermostat Mistakes

5 Common Thermostat Mistakes

A thermostat is designed to allow you to control your central heating and hot water systems. This is so that you can run them in a more energy-efficient way. However according to the latest research, many of us are making some costly mistakes when using our thermostats. Here are the most common mistakes that people … Read more

What’s the Ideal Temperature for my Home?

Average UK indoor temperature

On the whole, the temperature at which people are most comfortable is subjective. You probably know that one person who has such a hot house that you have to make sure you dress for summer whenever you visit. On the other hand, you probably also know someone else who keeps their home so cold that … Read more

Three Reasons to Upgrade your Boiler Today

Three reasons to upgrade your boiler today

Your central heating is an important aspect for both you and your home. When it comes to keeping your home warm and your water hot, an efficient boiler is a vital factor. Although buying a new boiler isn’t something that you do very often, there are many ways that you could benefit from a newer … Read more

Top 5 Smart Thermostats 2021

Top 5 Smart Thermostats

Households in the UK are becoming increasingly ‘smarter’ with the use of gadgets. These gadgets allow you to control normal daily tasks such as switching on lights via your smartphone or voice. Thanks to devices such as Amazon Alexa and Google Home, voice control is now pretty much considered the normal. It’s how many people … Read more

Three Main Boiler Types in the UK

Three main boiler types

Before the invention of the modern boiler, people relied on wood and coal fires in order to  supply them with hot water and heat their homes. This was a lot of work. It meant lighting, tending to and cleaning a fire in every room that you wanted to be comfortable in. Today this would be … Read more

Four Warning Signs You Need a New Boiler

When your boiler is on the blink, you’d think that it would be obvious. But it isn’t always that easy to tell when it’s time to trade it in, and get a new boiler (or try to fix it). And to make matters worse, boiler problems can often be costly and frustrating; after all, nobody … Read more