Why would engineers subcontract for £24 a service?
In his exclusive column for Installer, Heating Engineer Andy Gibbs does some digging into who’s behind the boiler service subcontracting invitations that installers often receive from agencies. “Earn £240 a day. 10 services a day, £24 a service, in your area, must provide own van.” You know the spam messages. They come at you all the […]Read More
Opinion: What should be included in a boiler service?
In his exclusive column for Installer, Heating Engineer Andy Gibbs gives his opinion on what a boiler service should look like: “Morning Madam, here to service the boiler.” We’ve all said it, but what’s in a service? What should that customer get for their money? Is it a case of get the flue gas analyser […]Read More
What's the difference between a boiler "safety check" and a "service"?
Getting a gas boiler inspected on an annual basis by a Gas Safe registered engineer is key to maintaining boiler efficiency, reliability and, most importantly, safety. But we often get asked what is the difference between a boiler ‘safety check’ and a ‘service’? Darren Payne, Operations Director at Vokèra by Riello, offers his thoughts on […]Read More