Choosing the right boiler

Choosing the right boiler

How to choose the right boiler

Choosing the right boiler for your home can be an overwhelming decision. A new boiler can last around 10-15 years, so it’s important to find the right one to suit you and your lifestyle. Before purchasing a new boiler, it’s important to think of factors such as your heating and hot water requirements and any future home improvements you may be considering. The information below is designed to make choosing the right boiler for your home that little bit easier.

Boiler Types

Highly Efficient Heating Ltd is a Worcester Bosch accredited installer to a Diamond Standard and at Worcester Bosch, there are three types of boiler that we manufacture; Combination (Combi) boilers, System boilers and Regular boilers. All three types vary and are suited for different homes and living situations. Combis boiler are small and compact and provide instant hot water, whereas System boilers require a hot water cylinder for storing hot water. Regular boilers require a cold water tank as well and are usually found in homes with a traditional heating system.

Fuel Types

Combi, system and regular boilers are available in gas, LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) and oil variants. Gas boilers tend to cost less to operate than oil-fired boilers, however the fuel type you choose will depend on what’s available in your area. The type of fuel used to power your system can be more effective with certain types of boilers, please contact us for professional advice.