Combi Boilers: Why You May Need to Upgrade Your Gas Pipes
15/07/2015 · Always get your Gas Safe heating engineer to work it out accurately before installation. Note that the overall length is calculated by taking the actual distance in meters of pipe from the gas meter to the boiler and then adding 0.3 meters for every time the pipe changes direction (bend in the pipe) and 0.5 meters every time it changes direction with a elbow fitting.
17/02/2020 · If youre reading this, chances are you may be scratching your head over which boiler is the right size for your home. While many make it seem as if its dependent on a multitude of factors or wont even tell you how they determine which boiler is the right one for your home, its actually possible to work out which boiler size you need from the following three pieces of information
By ensuring every property adheres to the regulations, the risk of subsequent harm and boiler-related illnesses is dramatically reduced. What is a Boiler Flue? When a boiler is functioning, it produces waste gases that need to be eliminated from the system. The flue is essentially the pipe that transports these gases out of the boiler.
10/12/2015 · According to Gas Safe regulations, a 22mm supply pipe must be fitted from the combi boiler to the meter. So, if you have an old 15mm pipe, it must be replaced. Old lead pipes must also be replaced, along with any pipe that is not demonstrating adequate pressure to the boiler due to carbon deposits in the pipe
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14/10/2014 · Our boiler has a 15mm pipe coming out of the tiled wall and we were told by the BG surveyor we would need a new 22mm outside pipe from the gas meter