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What Maintenance Does an LPG Boiler Need?

Maintaining an LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) boiler is crucial to ensure it operates efficiently and safely, especially in areas like Stockbridge. At LW Gas Ltd, we provide comprehensive maintenance services to keep your boiler in top condition. Here’s what you need to know about maintaining your LPG boiler. Annual Servicing An annual service is essential for the optimal performance of your LPG boiler. This involves a thorough inspection and cleaning of key components such as the burner, heat exchanger, and flue. Regular servicing helps identify and rectify potential issues before they become major problems, ensuring your boiler runs efficiently and safely. Check for Leaks LPG boilers require regular checks for leaks in the gas line and the boiler itself. Leaks can be dangerous and lead to inefficiency. During a service, our qualified technicians at LW Gas Ltd will inspect for any signs of leakage and ensure all connections are secure. Inspecting the Flame The flame in your LPG boiler should be clear and blue. A yellow or orange flame can indicate incomplete combustion, which can be dangerous and lead to increased carbon monoxide production. Regular inspections by our professionals ensure that the flame is burning correctly. Ventilation and Flue Checks

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How Do I Choose the Right Type of Gas Boiler for My Home?

Selecting the right gas boiler for your home is a crucial decision, particularly in areas like Owlesbury, where reliable heating is essential. At LW Gas Ltd, we understand the importance of making an informed choice. Here’s a guide to help you navigate the options. Understanding Your Heating Needs First, assess your home’s heating requirements. Consider the size of your property, the number of radiators, and your hot water needs. Larger homes with multiple bathrooms will require a more powerful boiler compared to smaller properties. Types of Gas Boilers Combi Boilers: These are compact and efficient, providing both heating and hot water on demand without the need for a separate tank. Ideal for smaller homes or flats, combi boilers save space and can be more cost-effective. System Boilers: System boilers require a separate hot water storage cylinder but no expansion tank. They are suitable for larger homes with higher hot water demands, as they can supply hot water to multiple outlets simultaneously. Conventional Boilers: Also known as regular or heat-only boilers, these require both a hot water cylinder and a cold water storage tank. They are ideal for homes with traditional heating systems and high hot water usage, providing a steady

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Pros & Cons of Installing an Oil Boiler

When considering heating solutions for your home in Eastleigh, installing an oil boiler can be a viable option. At LW Gas Ltd, we believe it’s essential to weigh the pros and cons to make an informed decision. Pros of Installing an Oil Boiler High Efficiency: Modern oil boilers are known for their high efficiency, often reaching over 90%. This ensures you get the most heat out of your fuel, making it cost-effective in the long run. Reliable Heating: Oil boilers provide consistent and powerful heating, which is particularly beneficial during the cold Eastleigh winters. They are capable of heating large spaces effectively. Fuel Availability: Oil is widely available and can be stored on your property, ensuring you are not dependent on the gas grid. This is especially useful in rural areas around Eastleigh where gas supplies might be limited. Choice of Supplier: With an oil boiler, you have the flexibility to choose your oil supplier, potentially finding the best prices and services to suit your needs. Cons of Installing an Oil Boiler Initial Cost: The upfront cost of oil boiler installation can be higher than other types of boilers. However, at LW Gas Ltd, we offer competitive pricing and flexible

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