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    Social Distanced Boiler Installations During COVID

    Customers are looking for clean fast and efficient boiler installers during this weird pandemic. So if you have tips for social distance boiler installers then please do reply to this. A real obvious step is to ask the customer to stay segregated in another part of the home, which means no tea...
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    Worcester Bosch Greenstar 24i Junior cuts out during use with reset button flashing red

    Hi So this morning I was having a shower and suddenly my hot water went completely cold. I jumped out and had a look at my boiler. I noticed that the burner had stopped and the reset button was flashing red. The blue oval shaped light in the middle was on and stable (it was blue). I reset the...
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    Can Plumbers go to Work During COViD-19 Outbreak? - YES, if you do it following government guidelines

    Some government guidance regarding going to work during the weird times we're in. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/full-guidance-on-staying-at-home-and-away-from-others/full-guidance-on-staying-at-home-and-away-from-others#going-to-work 4. Going to work As set out in the section on...
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    Ethical working practices during Coronavirus outbreak - What is expected of me in a customers home?

    Ethical working practices during Coronavirus outbreak - What is expected of me in a customers home? The two meter rule applies here. Keep your distance. Wear gloves where possible. Facemasks can help a little but not much unless it's a full respirator mask that will filter out the size of the...
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    Can I flush toilet / run water etc during power cut?

    Hello, We are in the middle of a power cut at the minute and I'm wondering if running water to make tea, or even flushing the toilet, will put any extra strain on my Ecotec Pro 28 combi boiler? Many thanks.
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    Central heating won't work during summer

    Hi, I have a vaillant boiler. Now the weather is warmer the central heating won't work. I have hot water only. I can't get the radiators to come on again until the autumn. Is there anything I can do to make the radiators come on just for an hour in the morning during summer. I've had it serviced...
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    Range HE help - crazy bills

    Hi, im sorry if this is the wrong forum but I really hope someone can help me. I have a Kingston Range HE tank that connects to two immersion switches on the wall. There are no timers - just the switches and the tank. I've read that the switch connected to the upper part of the tank is for...
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    Aztec Easyfit 12kW Boiler running costs

    Good afternoon, we have just had an Aztec Easyfit 12kw installed and I'm a bit worried about running costs. I have calculated costs using an online calculator but this doesn't take into consideration the boiler will switch on and off when at full heat. The tariff I am on is economy 7 at 7p per...
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    Low water pressure by day, strong pressure by night

    Hi, have found this forum especially for this annoying issue. About 3 months ago the water pressure in the shower dropped for seemingly no reason. During the day, from 7am - 7pmish, hot water taps throughout the flat are poor, worst in the shower. The cold taps are better but not as good as...
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    Work with plumber in Devon!

    Hi my name is Jon. I'm a 32 year old father of three who has just completed a City & Guilds level 2 diploma in plumbing studies and i'm looking to work alongside a fully qualified plumber! I have my own transport and cscs card! I have bills/rent to pay and children to feed and clothe so have...
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    Off-peak water heater not heating!!

    Hi all, I have a problem, not sure what to do about it / who to call! I've just bought a new flat, and with absolutely NO information left by the previous tenants / landlord, have managed to figure out with a bit of googling how to work the hot water system. So it appears to be on one of these...
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    suprima 50 - potterton - boiler problems

    hi my boiler is set to heat the radiators on a timer and works fine in that respect. ( in the morning and evening ) i have checked the timer settings. there is a green light and it is constantly on. the boiler has been recently serviced, and makes a loudish but i guess normal noise when i...
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    Anyone tried a programmable TRV? Energy Savings?

    Hi, Has anyone tried a programmable TRV yet? Temped to change my current TRV for the Terrier I-Temp, to reduce bedroom setting during day.
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    Heatrae Sadia Electromax - £850 quarterly Bill - 2 bedroom flat

    My partner and I live in a 2 bedroom flat, the water and heating controlled by a Heatrae Sadia Electromax combined electric flow boiler and direct unvented water heater. We turn the tv and all other electrical items off during the daytime, likewise the boiler water and heating is turned off...