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

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

I Smell Gas .. What Should I Do?

If you think you can smell or have smelt gas it is really important to act quickly and not ignore it. Make sure you turn off all gas appliances and open your properties windows, If possible leave the property until a gas safe engineer attends. If you can get a trusted gas safe registered engineer from a reputable company out … Read More

No Hot Water Or Heating …. What Should I Do & Know?

It is always important to remember even if you have no hot water or heating that you should never work on any boilers internally unless you are a gas safe registered engineer. However the below checks can be carried out and may avoid a visit from an engineer. No hot water or heating? First of all check your boilers water … Read More

What Is A Powerflush? And Why May I Need One?

Why should i get RyGas to carry out my power flush? RyGas engineers that carry out system flushing have had years of experience of various heating systems and severity of blockages. Anyone can connect a machine to do all the work but RyGas engineers understand the importance of protecting the working area to keep it clean, the best place on … Read More