Anyone with a home boiler will eventually think of replacing their heating equipment at one point or another. For those whose boiler is at least a decade old, that time may come sooner. According to experts, a boiler takes up as much as 50 percent of a household’s energy bills during the cold season. When you’re spending that much for one household appliance alone, it’s important to ensure that it is working as efficiently as possible, and to know when to replace it if need be.
There are a number of factors to consider if you’re deciding on whether to have a London boiler repair professional maintain your current boiler or purchase a new one, but your main consideration is the amount that you’re paying for fuel every month. Today’s boilers are considerably more efficient than old ones, able to heat water faster while consuming less gas or oil than before.
With so much emphasis placed on our use of energy and carbon footprint reduction, and with the ever increasing cost of heating homes and workplaces, more and more people are starting to consider a boiler replacement in London.
If you live in the Hornchurch area of London, having one’s old inefficient boiler replaced with a combination boiler fitted by a gas engineer in Hornchurch is the first step towards reducing monthly bills. But why stop there?
To Replace or Not to Replace
While replacing your old boiler with a new ‘A’ rated combination boiler will immediately begin to reduce your heating costs, updating the rest of your system at the same time will help towards further lowering your bills.
Any qualified gas-safe gas engineer in Hornchurch, can give advice on additional steps which can be taken, to make the most of the energy saving from your new boiler.