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Helping You Find The Right Boiler

Sunny with blue skies on one day, and blistering winds paired with torrential rain the next; part of living in the United Kingdom is the unpredictable weather. Because of this, it's important to make sure your home is equipped with a boiler that can keep your home a comfortable temperature. … Continue reading
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We’re raising money for Abby’s Heroes again! April 12th

Alford Plumbing and Heating are raising money for Abby's Heroes with our annual cake sale! Last year we managed to raise an amazing £250 for Abby's Heroes, and this year we are fundraising again! Similarly to last year, we will visiting workplaces with our yummy home baked cakes and taking … Continue reading
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Worcester Bosch Guarantee Offer Further Extended!

Hope everyone is enjoying the new year! We are very pleased to announce that the Worcester Bosch guarantee offer has been extended, and will now end at the end of December 2019! Using our offer, you will be able to get a free 10 year guarantee on selected Greenstar boilers … Continue reading
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Loud heating system? Banging pipes?

Are your pipes making a loud banging noise? If your heating system is creating a lot of noise, it may require a power flush. Loud banging noises tend to be a sign of residue build-up within the pipes, caused by rust and limescale, often resulting in a sludge. This results … Continue reading
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Looking after your heating in freezing weather

Now that we are in the middle of winter, temperatures are now dropping below freezing temperatures regularly. Because of this, some potential issues could arise with your home's heating systems. Here are some of the issues you could encounter within the coming months: Freezing Condensation Pipe Condensation pipes freezing is … Continue reading
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Merry Christmas Everyone!

Merry Christmas To All Our Customers!! A very Merry Christmas everyone, from all of our team. Wishing you all a warm Christmas break and a Happy New Year! We look forward to seeing you in 2019, and thank you to all our loyal customers for their continued support throughout the … Continue reading
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Worcester Bosch: 9 years of Which? Best Buy & 10 Year Guarantee Offer.

Worcester Bosch wins Which? Best Buy for the 9th year consecutively. Which? Best Buy awards for 2018 have arrived, revealing Worcester Bosch's gas and oil boiler range has won their award consecutively for 9 years. Their Greenstar boilers were rewarded for their reliability and build quality. The award was based … Continue reading
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Making sure your home is Gas Safe for the winter.

The summer is the perfect time of year to put precautions in place to protect against the risk of a gas related incident. During the winter, gas appliances (such as boilers) are under more pressure due to the cold weather. By servicing your gas appliances during the summer you are … Continue reading
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Fundraising for Abby’s Heroes

Alford Plumbing and Heating raised £250 for Abby's Heroes! We had a great day out and about selling cakes to raise money for the amazing Abby's Heroes. Thank you to Cat's Creations & Creative Bakes By Angie for your amazing cake donations! Thank you to Smartdriverclub Insurance, Arena Business Centres, … Continue reading
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Beat The Winter Rush; Replace Your Boiler This Summer

If your boiler is over 10 years old, it's likely to be inefficient in comparison to newer model. Boilers using non-condensing technologies have efficiency as low as 40%, up to 50% less efficient than a new Worcester Bosch Greenstar boiler. If you are considering replacing your boiler in 2018, it may … Continue reading
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