Having a new boiler installed within your home can sometimes cause a lot of upheaval. The upheaval comes from the need to have a workman in your home, and also potentially having to move items around the home to create space. This paired with the financial aspects of having a new boiler installed can deter homeowners. However, The Scottish Boiler Company are specialists in new boiler installation in Dundee. Our team prides themselves on being professional, and also efficient at all times. In this article we will look at the process of deciding on what boiler you need to have installed.
Most homeowners will know when they need a new boiler. This could be down to the change of noise in which they hear when it is heating up, or they do not feel their home is getting as warm as it once did. Boilers do have a lifespan and alongside your cooker, is one of the most used items within your home. You can ensure your boiler lasts for a while by having it serviced and maintained regularly.
If you are considering a new boiler or would like some advice on which boiler is going to be good for your home, then please do get in contact. The team at The Scottish Boiler Company are experts in boiler installation in Dundee so are always on hand to help you.
There are three main types of boiler which are the most popular amongst our customers. These boilers also offer the best range amongst many leading market brands, and include the following:
LPG Boiler installations have risen across the UK in the past few years. This stands for Liquified Petroleum Gas and involves a combination of gaseous hydrocarbons. This boiler type is not just only used for domestic heating but also cooking and vehicles as well.
Oil Boilers are less common in the UK due to the amount of natural gas boilers currently being installed. The Oil Boiler option is great if your home is not connected to the gas network and provides a great alternative.
Gas Boiler Installation is by far the most popular amongst our customers and is also one of the most basic and easiest ways to install. This is down to their popularity with most households having the infrastructure to already install them.
When considering having a new boiler installed in Dundee you need to look at some other specific factors. Alongside choosing what boiler type you would like; you also need to consider the technical elements. Our expert team will be able to advise you on what will be best, however some points to look at are as follows:
Alongside the key elements to consider below is the kW Output. This is one of the most important as its power outlet is what will dictate whether it can cope with your households heating and hot water needs. The output of power which you require within your home is directly related to the number of bathrooms and radiators you have.
Reliability is key. A boiler which is reliable will not just save you money in the long run but will also save you stress. Investing in a reliable boiler means that during the colder months when it is used more rigorously it is less likely to break down and limit any repair costs that may be associated with a breakdown.
The location of your boiler can impact which boiler you can have installed, as well as the appearance within your home. You should therefore consider the suitable place for it to be fitted. It will save homeowners a lot of time, and also money to have a boiler put back into its original location.
Efficiency is related to cost. If your boiler is efficient you will see a reduction in your heating bills. This is down to the lesser amount of wastage in which you will have. Our heating engineers will be able to suggest the most efficient boiler types for your home. This is key as the type of home you have, and its uses will dictate which boiler you choose.
Another key factor to consider is the installation time of the new boiler. A new installation can take anywhere between one to five days depending on what you need completing in your home. Having a whole new system installed will naturally take longer than a like for like swap. Our expert team however will be able to advise on likely installation time frames.
If you are looking for a new boiler installation in Dundee, then take a look at The Scottish Boiler Company. All of our team are trained to the highest industry standards, but also have a great depth of experience with a number of boiler systems.