The good news is that a leaking tap is often simple to fix and something that you can probably do yourself. Being able to carry out this relatively easy task yourself will save you having to call out a plumber. This will not only save you...

There are many reasons why your tap may be dripping. Some of these are easy to fix and can be done by anyone, others will require the help of a plumber. Faulty washer Tap washers can last a long time but some can last as little as...

Your stop tap (also know as a stop cock or stop valve) is needed to turn off the water supply to your property. A stop tap looks a bit like a tap as you can see in the image above but without the spout that the...

Having no hot water or heating, particularly as we enter the winter is a real pain and something you want to avoid at all costs. There is nothing worse than waking up to a cold shower or coming home to a cold house!...

If your radiators are cold at the top and hot at the bottom or they have cold spots on them, it could be that you have air trapped in the system. The trapped air prevents warm air from circulating around the radiator which can leave...

There are many reasons why your boiler may be leaking but these are some of the most common ones: Issues with the pipework: This can be because it has been poorly installed or because the pipework has corroded. Water pressure: If the boiler’s pressure is...

A Power Flush is a process which removes sludge build up in your boiler, pipes and radiators. A Power Flush is carried out by a gas central heating engineer. It helps to improve the efficiency of your boiler as well as its life span whilst preventing...

Ensuring your boiler is at the correct pressure level is vital and you should check it every month. If the pressure drops to low or raises too high, it can cause the boiler to shut down leaving you with no hot water or heating....

Your boiler must be at the right pressure level for your heating and hot water to work properly. If your boiler loses pressure or the pressure becomes too high, this can cause the boiler to shut down. The most common cause for high pressure is too...