Power Flushing

Have questions about power flushing? Dive into Padly's detailed FAQ to understand its importance, process, and how it can extend your boiler's lifespan.

What is power flushing?

Power flushing is a process used to clean and maintain central heating systems. It involves circulating a high-strength cleansing agent through the system to remove sludge, rust and other debris that can build up over time.

Why is power flushing necessary for boilers?

Over time, central heating systems can accumulate sludge and debris, which can reduce the efficiency of the boiler, causing cold spots on radiators and even lead to potential breakdowns. A power flush will help restore the system to its optimal performance.

How long does a power flush take?

The duration of a power flush depends on the size and condition of your heating system. Typically it can take between 4/8 hours.

Will power flushing cause a disruption to my home?

While the process is ongoing, you might experience temporary disruption to your heating. However, our Padly installers aim to ensure minimal inconvenience and will restore your heating system to normal operation as quickly as possible.

What's the difference between a power flush and a system drain?

A system drain only removes the water from your heating system, while a power flush actively cleans the system using specialized chemicals and equipment to remove sludge and debris.

What effect will a power flush have on my heating system?

By removing debris and blockages, power flushing can improve circulation, leading to a more efficient and responsive heating system.

How much is a power flush with Padly?

After an installation with Padly, we offer a complimentary power flush included within the price of your installation to ensure your new boiler can operate as efficiently as possible in accordance with your heating system.

Will power flushing extend the lifespan of my boiler?

Yes, by maintaining a clean system, you can reduce wear and tear on your boiler components, extending it's lifespan long-term and preventing future breakdowns.

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