Vented vs Unvented Hot Water Cylinders

Vented vs Unvented Hot Water Cylinders

The two main types of hot water tanks are vented and unvented hot water cylinders. Vented is actually the much older style whereas unvented and pressurised is new. Modern advancements in heating also mean that the choice is greater than ever so if you’re baffled about which hot water tank you need then you have

Why use a Worcester Bosch Accredited Installer?

Why use a Worcester Bosch Accredited Installer?

What is a Worcester Bosch Accredited Installer? First of all, what is a Worcester Bosch Accredited Installer? Well, a heating engineer accredited by the brand has to uphold certain standards and procedures. They additionally specialise in Worcester products and promise a high-quality installation. For the homeowner, there are also many perks to using a certified

Boiler Finance for Worcester Bosch

Boiler Finance for Worcester Bosch

We’re fast rolling into winter and the last thing that you need is a serious boiler breakdown. Anyone who has ever had to face this will know the disruption it can cause, especially if the boiler is unrepairable. If you’re worried about the cost of potentially replacing your boiler, a finance plan can be effective

How to tell if your boiler needs a service

How to tell if your boiler needs a service

As Gas Safe Register engineers, at Direct Heating Installations, we recommend that all gas appliances throughout your home should be checked at least once a year. A service of your gas boiler is not only essential for ensuring its functionality and efficiency, it is also crucial for keeping your boilers warranty valid and safeguarding your

Central heating tips for over the summer months

Central heating tips for over the summer months

Summer may seem like a crazy time to think about central heating but actually, it’s the perfect season for performing a heating health check! It may not seem very important, especially when it’s so hot outside but do this during the summer months and you should avoid any winter breakdowns. From organising your annual boiler

The Ultimate Guide to Combi Boilers

The Ultimate Guide to Combi Boilers

What are Combi Boilers?   Combi boilers are both high-efficiency water heaters and central heating boilers. Compact and therefore space-saving, combi boilers have the ability to heat your home and provide hot water, all without the need for a separate water tank. With 70% of UK households now also choosing combi boilers over regular or

Your Guide to Snug Underfloor Heating

Your Guide to Snug Underfloor Heating

What is Underfloor Heating?    As the weather starts to cool like we’ve already seen this week, nothing beats a warm floor, especially of a morning. When it comes to an underfloor heating system, there are two main forms available. Water systems use a length of pipe, a heat source and a pump. Electrical systems

Tile ideas for small bathroom spaces

Tile ideas for small bathroom spaces

When it comes to remodelling a small bathroom, experimenting with different tile ideas is certain to be your new best friend. Pick the right sort of tiles and you will take your modest bathroom from zero to hero. They will also work to reflect the light and create the impression of never-ending space. At Direct