Category Archives: Faults

Radiator cold at the bottom, hot at the top: 2 possible reasons

Why is that one radiator cold at the bottom and hot at the top, when all the other radiators are nice and warm? What seems like a minor annoyance can result in a chilly, uncomfortable room. This article will explain … Continue reading

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Toilet constantly running: the 2 possible causes & how to fix

Toilet constantly running? There are only two possible causes: a faulty ball valve or a faulty flush valve. A faulty ball valve may also result in the toilet overflowing. Either way, a fault with either of these parts will result … Continue reading

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Hot water not hot enough: 3 possible causes & how they can be fixed

Hot water not hot enough? If you’ve got a combi boiler, you may be all too familiar with this problem. It’s even more frustrating when the water is lukewarm when the tap is open fully, and is only hot enough … Continue reading

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Noisy radiator: 8 possible noisy radiator causes

Got a noisy radiator or noisy central heating pipes? If they’re making banging, hammering, vibrating or hissing noises, it may certainly come as shock when you turn the boiler back on for the winter. In this article, we’ll discuss the … Continue reading

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No hot water: 12 reasons why & how to fix

There are few plumbing problems more disruptive to daily life than having no hot water in the house. Having a bath is off the cards, and probably so too is taking shower. Doing the dishes isn’t an option (unless you … Continue reading

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