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Different Types of Boilers You Should Know About

With the kind of climate the prevails in Glasgow, having a reliable boiler system is indispensable. These boilers offer instant hot water down the tap whenever you need. However, you might have noticed that they tend to be less efficient with age. 

This calls for a more meticulous approach before choosing the right option for your home, lest you end up spending loads on boiler repairs. The primary parameters that you should be concerned with before buying a new boiler are:

  • Efficiency
  • Performance
  • Durability

Boilers are of two types – Combi and Conventional. Here is a brief description of the different boilers you should know about before buying one.

Combi boilers

A combi (or combination) boiler is quite popular in the country. It is economical and can provide instant heating of water while in use. The hot water flow is unlimited as it is connected with the mains directly. These boilers don’t need a separate tank for storing water, which allows you to save a lot of space. However, if you are using more than one tap at the same time, the water flow might get affected.

Conventional boilers

Conventional boilers require a tank or cylinder to store hot water, and hence, do not compromise on the flow, irrespective of the number of taps in operation. However, they are better suited for bigger houses since the installation and placement of cylinders occupy a lot of space.

Boilers and heaters are prone to natural wear-and-tear and require regular maintenance. In fact, central heating repairs require immediate attention and can cost you a fortune, if you have not discussed it with n expert. So if you are looking for services on boiler repairs in Glasgow, get in touch with “The Boiler Repair Man” over phone or email. The services are comprehensive and we address your issues in the best possible way.