Why You Need an Electrical Condition Report for Your Property

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An Electrical Condition Report Test is now a legal requirement for landlords as of July 2020*. It does not test appliances; that requires another process called a PAT test. However, it does check all circuits and a percentage of the electrical installation fittings to see if they comply with current regulations. We are able to send out a fully qualified … Read More

Top Tips for Saving Energy this Winter

Saving Money; Decrease Energy Consumption

Winter is approaching fast and, as much as we may hate to admit it, it’s time to brace ourselves for the cold. Not only can the winter months be miserable, but they can also lead to a considerable increase in your energy bills. However, while you can’t prevent the cold weather, there are a few handy ways that you can … Read More

Our Guide to Smart Thermostats

A smart thermostat is a useful device which allows you to control your heating from your phone or other similar device. It is important to note that smart thermostats are not the same as smart meters – the former allows you to control the temperature of your home, whereas the latter takes automatic meter readings for you. Some people consider … Read More

When is it Time for a New Boiler?

Installing a new boiler can be an expensive and daunting prospect. However, boilers only have a certain lifespan and it might save you money in the long run if you replace your old and inefficient boiler with a new one. So, when is the time right to make this all-important decision? We’ve outlined five key signs that will tell you … Read More

What Are the Most Efficient Heating Systems?

The time has come to invest in a new heating system. But how do you make a decision between all the different types? The heating system you choose will depend on your budget, your situation and where you live so it’s important to take these things into account before making a decision. We’ve put together a guide to four of … Read More

Finding an Emergency Electrician

It’s a situation that many of us dread but electrical faults do happen and, when they do, it’s important that you can easily find an emergency electrician. Morden and other parts of South West London are home to many emergency electricians so it can be confusing knowing who to go with. The best advice is to do your research and … Read More

The Easy Way to Unblock Your Drains

Drain blockages can be a nightmare – your water won’t go down, it can smell terrible, and it may even result in overflowing! It’s best to unblock your drains regularly, especially if you suspect that there’s a problem, as this will prevent further damage. Below, we’ve outlined some easy ways that you can unblock your drains, using things you probably … Read More

Plumbing Maintenance 101

If you want to avoid a plumbing emergency, it’s important to keep everything running smoothly. Below, we’ve outlined our tips for keeping on top of plumbing maintenance, and hopefully, they will help you to prevent any emergencies. If you do have a situation and need a plumber, Morden-based or further afield in South-West London, get in touch with us today! … Read More

How to Bleed Your Radiators

Are your radiators not heating the house as well as they should be? Radiators can become inefficient if air gets trapped inside as this causes cold spots. It’s possible to bleed the radiators yourself and it will save you a lot of money and make your home warmer! If you’re not comfortable with bleeding radiators yourself and are looking for … Read More

Common Boiler Problems and Their Causes

It can be a real worry if you suddenly start experiencing problems with your boiler. However, there’s no need to panic! With the majority of boiler problems, it’s often quite easy to work out a potential cause. Below, we’ve outlined the most common boiler problems, their causes, and the steps you need to take next. No heat or hot water … Read More