GAS, OIL, LPG BOILER
There are a number of different types of boiler from a vast range of manufacturers. Below we give a brief explanation of these different types, all of which are engineers are qualified to work on.
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1. What is a condensing boiler?
A condensing boiler utilises more of the energy it runs on by using heat normally expelled through the flue. It converts over 90% of the fuel used (rather than just 50% in the case of some old boilers) a condensing boiler can make your fuel go further. his This type of boiler can reduce your carbon footprint and also save you money.
2. What is a combi boiler?
A combination or combi boiler by its very name indicates that it combines both a central heating boiler and hot water heater. There is no need for a hot water tank as water is heater as it is required. As well as having space saving benefits and there is no need for a hot water tank, a combi boiler saves on hot water costs as well as supplying hot water at mains pressure.
3. What is a regular boiler?
A regular boiler is part of conventional heating system and is linked to a series of water tanks that feed the boiler and radiators. Storage of hot water is the basis to this system, so a plentiful supply of hot water is always available. As this system is gravity fed, a tank is needed in the loft and usually one for the hot water tank is in the airing cupboard.