TRVs

Installers required to install thermostatic room controls when replacing a boiler – New regs from 15 June

New regulations for existing homes mean that, from June 15 2022, heating installers will be required to install thermostatic room controls when replacing a boiler. To support this change, industry experts from the BEAMA Heating Controls group have produced a short animation to explain the change to consumers, and to highlight the benefits of this […]

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Key changes for Heating Controls in new Part L 2022

Gareth Ash, Marketing Manager at Danfoss, offers his quick guide to the key changes in Part L 2022 when it comes to electronic heating controls. With significant updates to Approved Document L for use in England due to come into force in June it’s important for heating professionals to understand the implications for their business […]

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How to balance radiators: Step-by-Step Guide

With news reports highlighting soaring energy costs and the potential for consumer energy bills to rise by up to 50%, it’s an ideal time for installers to work with customers to implement energy saving measures that could really make a difference to their bills this year. One simple way of doing this is ensuring that […]

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How to improve boiler efficiency with TRVs

Gareth Ash, Marketing Manager at Danfoss, explains how fitting TRVs provides a simple way for installers to boost condensing boiler efficiency and achieve increased energy savings for their customers. Temperature control In a high proportion of UK homes, the heating system consists of a boiler, most likely a gas-fired combi, and radiators. In fact, according […]

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Boiler Plus and hydronic balancing – What installers need to know

Following the recent publication of the Government’s initial policy review of Boiler Plus, Gareth Ash, Marketing Manager at Danfoss, examines the possible extension of these standards to include mandatory hydronic balancing, also known as hydraulic or system balancing. Introduced in April 2018, Boiler Plus raised standards for heating systems as part of Government policies to […]

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