Infographics and DIY Tasks – How to Bleed a Radiator

Infographics are a great way to get information across through the use of simple graphics and text and something like this is ideal for DIY tasks when you don’t want to just read a whole page of words. It’s much easier to get a job done when you can see pictures which provide guidance and…

Power flushing your central heating system

If your radiators are not working properly and you find that there are cold spots in the middle and at the bottom of your radiator then you most likely have sludge in your radiators and the best way to remove this and prevent further damage is to power flush your central heating system. This radiator…

How to remove a radiator

There are two ways of flushing a radiator, either getting a plumber in to professionally power flush your whole central heating system, or doing it yourself and flushing a radiator manually. If you choose the second option then you will need to know how to remove a radiator. When a radiator is full of sludge…

Shut those doors and keep the heat in

Did you know that hot air rises? Of course you do, and this is why it’s so important to keep your doors closed in your home if you want your radiators to work properly and do their job. Your radiators in your home work by heating the air around them and this means that when…

How to manually flush a radiator and remove sludge

If you haven’t got a budget for getting a professional to power flush your radiators to remove radiator sludge and get your central heating system working again then the cheapest alternative is to simply do it yourself which is a fairly easy job if you’re used to DIY. This will involve removing the offending radiator…