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Quality kitchen heating allows a family to spend time together cooking

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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A hand manually adjusting thermostatic radiator valves

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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An engineer setting up a Powerflushing machine in order to cleanse a central heating system

Powerflushing: Fighting the Cause and Effects of Sludge

The invention of the powerflushing system has been vital in the battle against sludge in central heating systems. Sludge, which is an iron oxide, is a buildup caused by the reaction between the steel in the radiators and heated water when pumped through the system. The sludge settles in the radiators and causes blockages, resulting …

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