If you regularly service your oil fired boiler it should remain efficient. This reduces fuel bills and saves money on costly call-out fees for unexpected breakdowns. OFTEC recommends that oil fired appliances and equipment are serviced at least once a year or as recommended by the manufacturer. There are many reasons why the efficiency of […]

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When does my radiator need bleeding? Radiators need bleeding when pockets of air get trapped inside. The air causes the radiator to circulate hot water less effectively and so less heat is emitted, meaning it will take longer to heat your home. Until you bleed your radiator to get rid of the air, you’re likely […]

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DID YOU KNOW? Your boiler needs to be of the condensing type in the following areas: England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, Guernsey and Isle of Man, unless your installer obtains formal exemption from OFTEC. Engineers registered under the competent persons scheme and registered with OFTEC will be aware of the requirements and […]

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