Tips for buying a new boiler

Getting a new boiler can be a stressful process, with a lot of different options available to you. How about reading some handy tips to make your life easier? Keep reading to find out some helpful ways to make sure you choose the right boiler.

Big name brands are worth the money

There are a lot of different boiler brands available on the market, with well-known brands such as Worcester Bosch and Ideal dominating. You need to do your research when it comes to choosing the right manufacturer, so shop around and ready as many customer reviews as you can. While big name brands may be more expensive initially, the pay for themselves over the years with higher quality and efficiency. 

Stick with your research

When you have chosen the right boiler for your home,  you need to stick to it! Some gas engineers are offered incentives to install certain manufacturers, so may try and persuade you elsewhere. Don't let yourself be swayed in another direction, so have the confidence to stick with your initial research. 

Get the most out of your new boiler

Your new boiler is guaranteed to be more efficient than your last boiler, but this isn't the only important thing. You need to make sure you get the most out of your boiler, by picking one that meets all of your needs Even if your boiler is A rated for efficiency, it will still waste to much fuel if it is too big for your needs. However, if it is too small, it will struggle to meet your demand for water. 

After the size is out of the way, you need to choose the right type. All boilers are required to be condensing by law, but there are different categories beneath this. If you have a large home or family and require a lot of water, a combi boiler may not be the best option and you may prefer a system boiler. However, for a smaller home, a combi boiler is probably the most suitable option t go for.

Need a new boiler in Heckmondwike?

We install a range of boilers across Heckmondwike, covering Batley, Cleckheaton, Dewsbury and Mirfield. Our team of gas engineers have years of experience with installing boilers, so we guarantee you will be in safe hands! To get in touch, give us a call on 07900 417080, fill out the contact form on our website, or email us at smartgasheating@outlook.com.