Combination Boiler

F22 fault code on Vaillant Ecotec Boilers

F22 fault code (F.22) – Vaillant Ecotec Boilers

F22 fault code is one of the more likely faults on any combi boiler. This fault renders the boiler in standby, stopping any heating or hot water demands. The moment of wanting a nice hot shower or cosy bath – gone, and the house slowly approaches the temperature of your fridge whilst the boiler displays …

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F28 fault code on Vaillant ecotec boilers

F28 fault code (F.28) – Vaillant Ecotec Boilers

The F28 fault code references a boiler lockout. It happens when the boiler cannot detect a flame inside the boiler. The boiler will attempt to light 3 times. If it detects no gas, the boiler will display this code until it is manually reset. This blog explains what is wrong and how to fix the …

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Retro-fit underfloor heating: Could it be the right choice for you?

In this blog, we compare two unique methods of retro-fitting warm water underfloor heating installations. We have used both methods in properties over the past year and have found some impressive qualities in both of them. Traditional methods of underfloor heating were only available to new builds or extensions because of the installation requirements. Thankfully, …

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How To Heat Each Room – The Kitchen Heating Conundrum

Why there are so many things to consider with kitchen heating. You can argue that the kitchen is probably the hardest room of the house to heat. It has also transformed the working room of the house into the social room for many. Can you think of another room that has more challenges than kitchen …

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How to re-pressurise your central heating system after bleeding.

There are several reasons you need to re-pressurise your central heating system. This blog will help you understand how the system works and why this is a necessary task you need to do after bleeding. The system needs water pressure to work. Water pressure makes the central heating system function effectively and circulate efficiently. We …

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My Heating Is On But The Radiators Are Cold – What’s Wrong?

The heating is on but the radiators are cold is a common breakdown callout that engineers visit. Suddenly, your cosy home is without heat, but you have done all the things you are supposed to do. The heating programmer is calling for heat, your app is up-to-date and signalling your room thermostat, and the boiler …

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Thermostatic Radiator Valves

Thermostatic radiator valves provide independent heating control to each room of the home. They replace the existing radiator valve, preferably on the inlet side of the radiator, although most manufacturers allow for use at either end. Thermostatic radiator valves or TRVs for short, are a common, energy-efficient addition to central heating systems. All new central heating …

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How To Heat Each Room: Getting The Bedroom Heating Right

Arguably the room you spend the most time in during your life, getting the bedroom heating right can vastly improve your quality of life. Everyone is different, and we all have our personal comfort preferences, but get your sleeping conditions right and it ensures we start each day fully recharged. So what do we need …

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