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How old should your boiler be before you replace it?

February 19, 2015
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It’s more important than ever to think about the efficiency of your central heating boiler to ensure you aren’t paying more than you need to for your energy bills.  If you heat your home with a boiler and radiators, it is likely that roughly two-thirds of your total home energy expenditure goes on fuel....
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Why get your boiler serviced now?

January 22, 2015
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Do you like being left in the cold? No, of course you don’t, so spare a thought for your boiler now before the temperatures drop any further.  Your boiler will work better if serviced regularly and will be less likely to break down when you need it most. Regular servicing brings the following benefits:...
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Call For Northern Ireland Boiler Scrappage Scheme

January 31, 2010
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A Boiler Scrappage Scheme akin to the one currently in place in England has been called for in Northern Ireland. Chair of the Stormont Social Development Committee, Simon Hamilton has asked for serious consideration to be given to the introduction of a Boiler Scrappage Scheme, noting that as well as improving energy efficiency, such...
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Old Boilers Waste £15m Of Energy Every Day

December 29, 2009
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According to the Confederation of Business and Industry (CBI), UK homeowners and businesses are wasting an estimated £15m of energy every day of the year due to inefficient boilers and central heating systems, poorly insulated walls, roof, doors and windows.  CBI Director-General, Richard Lambert believes both businesses and homeowners alike require the relevant energy-efficiency...
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Heat is Turned Up for Scottish Boiler Scrappage Scheme

December 28, 2009
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The Scottish Government is feeling the heat as pressure mounts to fund their own Boiler Scrappage Scheme, similar to the scheme announced by Chancellor Alistair Darling in his pre-Budget report for England and Wales. The Scottish Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) believes the scheme would be both beneficial to their economy, while contributing to...
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Are You One Of The 125,000 Eligible Homeowners?

December 19, 2009
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Since the Government’s announcement of the Boiler Scrappage Scheme, homeowners and gas engineers a-like are waiting for full details to determine whether the scheme is to be operated through Warm Front on a nationwide level or alternatively at a local level, which would make the homeowner responsible for arranging the installation process. Furthermore, there...
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Government Announces Boiler Scrappage Scheme

December 10, 2009
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“Building on our successful car scrappage scheme, I will help up to 125,000 homes replace the most inefficient boilers with new models.” declared Chancellor Alistair Darling today. Homeowners in England will now be able to claim £400 subsidies for the purchase of new energy efficient boilers through a new, (and much petitioned) Boiler Scrappage...
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