When the winter arrives and brings with it the colder weather, we rely on our homes heating systems to keep us warm. It is important that we look after these systems and look out for any signs that there may be issues occurring that could need repair or may result in the need for a Boiler Installation Gloucester to come in and fit a new system.
Here are a couple of things that you should look out for and in some cases it is worth calling a heating engineer to come and identify the problem and fix this for you. An annual service is a great way to give you a quick check up to help highlight any issues that may arise in the future.
Noisy boiler – every boiler will make a little hum here and there but any unusual and loud noises should always be checked out. Whistling noises can be an indication that the water is struggling to get through the pipes and loud bangs can indicate a more serious problem with some of the internal parts of the boiler.
Lack of heat in radiators – this can be as a result of a lack of pressure in your system which can easily be rectified or due to air in the system. Again this can easily be sorted by bleeding your radiators. This is a simple task that anyone can complete. You just need your radiator key and a cloth. Air in your radiators can als cause a gurgling noise in your system.