All enclosed water systems such as central heating system will become dirty and eventually can cause blocking. This will stop the efficiency of your heating system.
If you heating system is not running to it's best possible effectiveness then it is costing you extra money and you are not getting full benefits from it.
Power flushing is a method that forces chemical cleaning agents round your heating network, helping to clean and allow free flowing of the water.
Power flushing should be considered if you have problems with your heating system for example.
- Does your heating system take an age to heat up
- Is there unusual noises coming from the pipe work or boiler
- Radiators often need to be bleed as they are not heating up properly.
If you unsure if your system needs a power flush or if it would be a waste of money contact your local plumber and they will advise if it is necessary.
Power flushing is a device that plugs into your heating system and plumbs water and chemicals. If is a very effective method to clear your heating system and a cheap way to keep
your heating system in good condition.
If you pipes are blocked or have limited flow then the boiler will have to work extra hard in order to push water through you blockages, which it turn will wear out your boiler much faster than that it should.
As a guide you will be looking at £35 to £40 per radiator for a whole system flush.