Gas Boilers

Have queries about gas boilers? Padly's FAQs cover everything from installation to maintenance, ensuring you make informed decisions for your home.

What is a gas boiler?

A gas boiler is a heating system that uses natural gas to produce hot water and central heating. They burn natural gas to heat water, which is then circulated through radiators or underfloor heating systems to warm your home.

How much do gas boilers cost?

The cost to fit a combi boiler usually starts at around £1,500. This price is dependent on the boiler brand and model you select, as well as the complexity of the installation, such as whether you're choosing to move your boiler elsewhere. You can get an instant price for your new boiler instantly online - get a quote now!

Are gas boilers energy efficient?

Modern gas boilers are designed to be energy-efficient, with many models achieving efficiency ratings of 90% or higher.

What gas boilers are available?

There are three main types of gas boilerscombi boilers, system boilers, and regular boilers. Each has its own set of advantages and disadvantages depending on the requirements of your home's heating system.

How often should I service my gas boiler?

It's recommended to have your gas boiler serviced annually to ensure it's operating safely and efficiently.

Is it safe to have a gas boiler in my home?

Yes, gas boilers are safe when installed and maintained by certified gas-safe professionals. However, it's crucial to have regular safety checks and carbon monoxide detectors in place.

What should I do if I smell gas near my boiler?

If you smell gas, turn off your boiler, open windows and doors for ventilation and immediately call the gas emergency line on 0800 111 999.

Do gas boilers come with a warranty?

Yes, most boilers installed by Padly come with a manufacturer's warranty, which may cover certain faults and repairs.

Can I install a gas boiler myself?

No, gas boiler installations should only be carried out by Gas Safe registered engineers to ensure safety and compliance with regulations.

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