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The Great Energy Efficiency Bake-Off – Part 2

In part 1 of the great energy efficiency bake-off, we pitted gas central heating and electric central heating against each other. In stage 1 we looked at speed and efficiency, with electric coming out on top for the rate at … Continue reading

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The Great Energy Efficiency Bake-Off – Part 1

When it comes to pitting gas central heating against electric central heating, you would be forgiven for thinking there is bound to be a clear winner: the heating system that is used by the majority of homeowners in the UK … Continue reading

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Weighing it up: Gas or Electric Central Heating?

It’s a much asked question: should I choose gas or electric central heating? It can be a challenge to deliver a straight answer because situations and requirements vary so much and there is much to consider. He we look at … Continue reading

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The Disadvantages of Gas Heating (and Why Electric Could be THE Answer)

Many people choose to have gas central heating and gas boilers, thinking it’s more cost effective to run, or just for convenience or sticking with what you know. But there are some definite drawbacks to consider when it comes to … Continue reading

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Concealed Flues In Void Spaces

Since the late 1980’s it has been convenient for Architects, builders and construction companies to install gas boilers in newly built apartments in the London and Essex areas away from outside walls. Usually using a twin flue type system hidden … Continue reading

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