power-flushAfter few years of use heating systems can Heating systems which are several years old can build up sludge and other types of filth, not only in the pipe work itself but in the boiler which supplies the system with heat. The build-up of sludge can cause blocked pipes and radiators to not warm up correctly. This can cause huge hassle during winter periods and can also increase your bills as it affects the efficiency of your system. To solve this problem our professional team of qualified engineers provide power flushing service using harsh chemicals such as Kamco FX2 and other brands including Sentinel. Power flushing can also help to prevent future problems like leaking radiators, rusty radiators and also to reduce energy bills.
The overall aim of a powerflush is to restore the full circulation of water around the central heating system. Entire system has to be flushed in order to get the best results.

How do you know if a system needs a powerflush?

If you notice any of these symptoms:

  • Certain rooms are much colder than others
  • It takes a long time for a system to warm up
  • One or more radiators are cold at the bottom
  • Radiators need frequent bleeding
  • Noisy boiler

powerflush6Your heating system require powerflush to be performed.
The Compliance Guide to Part L of the UK Building Regulations for England and Wales requires a central heating system to be cleaned and flushed before a corrosion and scale inhibitor chemical is added during commissioning. It is also necessary to perform powerflush when replacing old boiler by a new one. Please notice that many manufacturers make the warranty dependend on flushing and cleaning.