What is Zoned Air Conditioning?

At today’s energy prices, warming a home or workplace through the winter months doesn’t come cheap and cooling it in the summer brings little respite. With no prospects of cheaper fuel prices anytime soon (as at the time of writing),…

Common Problems with Air Conditioning Units

Professionally installed air conditioning is reliable and easy to operate, but anything mechanical has the potential to develop a fault eventually. Regular servicing and maintenance is your best defence but here are some of the most common issues we’ve listed…

A-Z of Air Conditioning Terminology

Accumulator An accumulator temporarily collects refrigerant to prevent back-flow into the compressor. Air Handling Unit (AHU) In a ducted system, the central AHU contains the heating and cooling elements, blower, filters, humidifier, dampers and other regulating equipment. On a roof,…

How Often Does Air Conditioning Need Servicing?

Like all complicated machinery that gets lots of use air conditioning needs regular servicing from a professional. The primary reason for this is to keep the system operating efficiently (and therefore cheaply) and avoid expensive breakdowns. For this reason, a…

The Best Combi Boilers on the Market

Combi boilers are the most popular type of boiler systems in the country. Most households value them for their ability to provide instant access to hot water for the tap and radiator simultaneously; without the need for a separate water…

What to do if your Boiler Breaks down this Winter

The winter months are not the best time to be having cold showers or living without central heating. In this article, I want to look at some of the common problems affecting boilers after they’re switched on again in the…

Will Air Conditioners become Commonplace in the UK?

The UK saw one of the hottest and driest summers on record this year, with temperatures over 30C across the country and no substantial rains to alleviate the heat. In fact, the June-July heatwave tied with temperatures in 1976, 2003, and…

Latest Commercial Property Developments in Bristol

Despite slow economic growth in the UK, Bristol’s commercial property market is booming as more and more businesses and startups choose to set up or invest here. The city itself is going through a number of changes, with major improvements…

How to Get the Most from Your Commercial Boiler

Modern commercial boilers, particularly high-end ones, are generally more efficient than old outmoded boilers, both in terms of fuel consumption and their durability. But this does not necessarily mean that just buying owning one, you’re getting the best performance from…

Does Your Commercial Boiler Comply with Energy Standards?

As of 2016, the UK is the third largest boiler market in the world, with more than 26 million installed boilers in the country. Boilers are known to consume far more energy than any other household appliances, particularly if they are…