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Who Needs a Landlord Safety Certificate

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Who Needs a Landlord Safety Certificate

Who needs a landlord safety certificate? Find out if you need a gas safe engineer to provide a safety inspection for your rental property. Being a landlord means you have to take on a host of legal responsibilities. While this can seem daunting or frustrating, they are designed by the Health and Safety Executive to ensure your and your tenants' safety.  Before prospective tenants enter your rental property, you must carry out...

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Benefits of Boiler Servicing

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Benefits of Boiler Servicing

What are the Benefits of Boiler Servicing? It is important to maintain boiler systems properly. The best way to do this is to get your boiler serviced frequently. Gas and oil boilers need to be serviced at least once per year. The annual service is a time when a trained and qualified heating engineer can look over the unit and ensure that it is running as efficiently as possible, as well as look for any small issues that could turn into...

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What Are The Main Services Provided by a Gas Safe Engineer

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What Are The Main Services Provided by a Gas Safe Engineer

What are the main services provided by a gas safe engineer? Find out more about how boiler breakdown repairs, servicing landlord certificates and power flushing can improve your central heating. There are different types of gas safety checks that an engineer is qualified to carry out: An Appliance Safety Check includes checking the following: All safety devices are operating as they should These systems...

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Do I Need A Gas Safety Check To Sell My House

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Do I Need A Gas Safety Check To Sell My House

Moving house can be stressful, full of many costs and sleepless nights. If you find yourself selling a house, you can save yourself time and money by getting a gas safety check completed as soon as possible. Across the UK, different rules apply depending on your housing type and market. Keep reading this article if you're unsure about whether you need a gas safety check or not.  Ensuring that all gas safety checks are...

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Is A Gas Safe Certificate A Legal Requirement

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Is A Gas Safe Certificate A Legal Requirement

A Gas Safety Inspection mitigates the risk of leaks and dangerous gas appliances at your property, but is it a legal requirement? If you believe you need a gas safety check, this article will explain who needs them and if they are a legal requirement for your property.  Completing gas safety certificates is good practice, and you have to carry them out at most properties legally. There are exceptions to property types and...

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Who Is Responsible For A Gas Safety Check

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Who Is Responsible For A Gas Safety Check

The installation and use of gas appliances are dangerous, with gas safety checks a legal requirement. If you are unsure if you must get a gas safety check at your property, keep reading this article.  Gas Safety Checks are annual inspections that must be carried out on all gas appliances on a given property. The Gas Safety Regulations 1998 outline that the following must receive a review from a gas safe registered engineer: ...

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How Long Does A Boiler Service Take

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How Long Does A Boiler Service Take

How long does a boiler service take? A gas safe servicing will ensure that your boiler is working correctly. Find out more about what is involved in a boiler service and how long you should expect it to be completed. Boiler services are essential for every household or property owner to ensure your gas boiler is in perfect condition and functioning smoothly. Boiler service usually takes around 30 minutes, at most 45 minutes, for your Gas...

Posted by:Admin on:2021-08-11 10:30:37 Read More

Boiler Service Checklist

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Boiler Service Checklist

This boiler service checklist shows what is checked during a boiler servicing. If you want to know what a Gas Safe engineer checks during a gas boiler servicing, find out more here. It is essential to receive boiler service frequently. Annual boiler services always begin with visual check-ups that allow your engineer to ensure that your pipework and boiler are correctly installed and positioned.  Your engineer will then thoroughly...

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Do I Need Annual Gas Boiler Servicing

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Do I Need Annual Gas Boiler Servicing

Landlords that let and rent out their establishments and household properties are legally required to get all flues and gas appliances serviced regularly or at least annually by certified Gas Safe heating engineers to ensure all is in working condition.  Gas appliances like gas fires, gas stoves and boilers are all provided for tenants by the landlords. Appliances require prescribed tests every once in a while and a visual inspection from professionals...

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Landlords Gas Safety Responsibilities

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Landlords Gas Safety Responsibilities

As a landlord, you should know that it's your responsibility to ensure that your tenants are safe. Your duties range from accommodating the tenants under the lease or license not limited to; The residential premises you provide for rent by housing associations, local authorities, hostels, co-operatives or the private sector landlords Rooms to let, private households, bed-sit accommodation, hotels or bed and breakfast...

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What Type of Boiler should I have next

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What Type of Boiler should I have next

There are many reasons why you would want to replace your boilers. Maybe, you have just relocated to a new house, and you need to replace the existing heating system, or your heating system has broken down. Some people may even replace their heating system for improved performance especially if they have had it for a long time. But before replacing the boilers you have, it is best first to understand what type you are using. If you...

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Should I Repair or Replace my Boiler

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Should I Repair or Replace my Boiler

The boiler is one of the most useful appliances in the home, yet most people underestimate its worth.  Boilers help us handle many household chores including heating the house. The boiler will warm water for relaxing baths as well as tasks like washing clothes and kitchen utensils. As essential equipment in the home, you must ensure it is kept in perfect working condition to enjoy its benefits. When your boiler starts malfunctioning or...

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What are Energy Efficient Boilers

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What are Energy Efficient Boilers

If you installed your central heating system a while ago (more than ten years ago), you need to replace it with a newer model which is more efficient. One of the signs that you need to replace your central heating system is high utility bills and high repair and maintenance costs. The efficiency of a boiler is determined by these two factors: age and type. The age and the type of your boiler, therefore, will determine your utility...

Posted by:Admin on:2018-11-27 16:16:00 Read More

Will Powerflush Clean My Central Heating

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Will Powerflush Clean My Central Heating

A lot of people wonder whether power flush can be used to clean a central heating system. The first question we should ask ourselves is, what is power flush? A power flush is a cleaning procedure that uses a Power flush pump to clean a heating system. The reason why a heating system requires regular power flush cleaning is to increase its efficiency and to prevent damage to the boiler. When the heating system operates for a long period,...

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