Category Archives: Plumbing

Don’t fret over plumbing troubles, you’ll probably find some useful advice on your issue here at The BestHeating Blog.

What Are Thermostatic Radiator Valves (TRVs)?

Last updated: June 1, 2018

What Are Thermostatic Radiator Valves (TRVs)?

The BestHeating Guide To TRVs

We’ve written about them before – and the chances are that you are quite familiar with them – but what are thermostatic radiator valves (TRVs) and how do they work?

In this guide, we’ll delve a little deeper into the world of TRVs, looking at how to operate them and why you find them on the side of radiators up and down the UK.

This is the BestHeating guide to thermostatic radiator valves.

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The 20 BEST Winter Energy Saving Tips

Last updated: July 10, 2018

The 20 BEST Winter Energy Saving Tips

If you don’t do it right, winter can be an expensive time of year. Keeping in the heat and making best use of what you have are essential if you are to make the most of your central heating until springtime. So from blocking draughts to switching suppliers, to shutting doors and getting the rightContinue ReadingContinue Reading

What is a BTU?

Last updated: May 25, 2018

What is a BTU?

What Exactly Is A BTU? If you’ve been browsing our collection of radiators and heated towel rails, there is no doubt that you’ve come across the letters BTU. But what exactly is it and what does it mean?Continue Reading

Installers First – Have Your Say On Heating Safety & Standards

Last updated: May 25, 2018

Installers First – Have Your Say On Heating Safety & Standards

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World Plumbing Day – 11th March 2017

Last updated: March 28, 2018

World Plumbing Day – 11th March 2017

World Plumbing Day 2017 Contrary to what you may think, World Plumbing Day isn’t like Father’s Day or Mother’s Day – you don’t have to find a plumber and bring them breakfast in bed, or get them a card and some flowers and all that jazz (though I have no doubt they’d appreciate the attention).Continue Reading

Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week 2016

Last updated: May 25, 2018

Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week 2016

Discovering Carbon Monoxide – The Silent Killer As those of you that follow our blog will already know, November 21st marks the start of Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week. This year is the 11th anniversary of what is becoming an increasingly important seven days, and we want you to do as much as you can toContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Here’s How To Balance Radiators

Last updated: May 25, 2018

Here’s How To Balance Radiators

The Ultimate Step-By-Step Guide on – How to Balance Radiators If you have hot and cold spots on some of your radiators or find that some radiators get warm whilst others do not, then your radiators need balancing. Now don’t worry because it’s a pretty simple DIY job and in this step-by-step guide on howContinue ReadingContinue Reading

How to MOT Your Heating

Last updated: May 29, 2018

How to MOT Your Heating

With soaring temperatures across much of the UK this week, no doubt your central heating system is finally taking a well-earned rest, after a long, hard winter.Continue Reading

The (Improved) Best Heating Guide To Buying A New Boiler

Last updated: July 10, 2018

The (Improved) Best Heating Guide To Buying A New Boiler

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