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    Why Drying Clothes on a Radiator is a Terrible Idea

    Posted on 3 July 2019

    Learn about drying clothes on a radiator, buying heated towel rails for laundry rooms, and whether condensation can make you homeless.

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  • How Often Should You Power Flush Central Heating? (And When Shouldn't You?) thumbnail

    How Often Should You Power Flush Central Heating? (And When Shouldn't You?)

    Posted on 3 July 2019

    Power flushing keeps your radiators and boiler healthy; it's expected and totally normal. But when should you do it? And when is it NOT normal?

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    How to Bleed a Radiator

    Posted on 3 July 2019

    Radiators, like any system, require bleeding at some point to remove trapped air and prevent cold spots. This process may seem daunting but is incredibly simple and will save you a significant amount of money. Join us as we take you through how to bleed a radiator step-by-step.

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    How to Flush Out Sludge That's Clotting Your Radiator Up

    Posted on 2 July 2019

    Think of your heating as the body's circulation, with the boiler as the heart. Hidden radiator sludge is a blood clot that slowly suffocates your system. So save your home from a heart attack with this important guide on how to flush it out.

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    How to Fix a Leaking Radiator

    Posted on 2 July 2019

    Is there anything more annoying than coming home to find your radiator leaking water? Luckily, we’re going to show you how to fix a leaking radiator so that you can get back to enjoying your warm and happy home in no time!

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  • Radiator Cold at the Bottom? Fix It! thumbnail

    Radiator Cold at the Bottom? Fix It!

    Posted on 6 June 2019

    Many a confused homeowner has called a plumber and blurted out "my radiator is half hot, half cold" while completely unsure if that's normal or not. Well, sometimes it is normal. But, if you've gone through the effort to Google "radiator hot at top cold at bottom?" then it might be a sludge problem. So, let's get you a solid answer and get your radiator back in shape.

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