If you have never heard of power flushing before or you would like to find out a bit more information about power flushing your radiators, then read on...
Power flushing cleans the pipes and joints in your central heating radiators and your boiler removing all the sludge and deposits that build up over the years of water moving constantly through your radiator''s pipe work.
Power flushing can rejuvenate your current radiator system in terms of cleanliness and efficiency. It is not only carried out to cure central heating problems, but also to ensure that you maintain your current system, as you would for your car.
Power Flushing ensures that you have constant heating when you need it without the worry of breakdowns due to a dirty or blocked system.
A full power flush can normally be carried out within one day and your system can benefit straight away
Depending upon the amount and size of your radiators, power flushing should generally be completed within one day.
The central heating must be turned off at least three hours beforehand so that the radiators are cold.
Read the Facts - what if you don''t power flush your radiators
If your water system is highly corroded it can waste, in the worst case scenario, up to 35% of the fuel used. This figure shows how much effect corrosion has on your heating system.
Corroded heating systems can also lead to radiators that are slow to warm up and have cold spots.
System banging, noisy pumps, valve failure are indicators of an inefficient system. If allowed to deteriorate to advanced levels of corrosion, this may cause boiler pump or valve failure and breakdowns.