I love summer. The sun shines (sometimes), we can get up to more outdoor activities and the good old thermostat set to 21 degrees in my hall means the heating doesn't need to come on either.
Oh well, that's all about to change. The last few mornings I've heard that familiar click as the thermostat signals it's dropped below 21 degrees, and the boiler fires up.
I always enter into a mad panic at this stage. Having never been organised enough, I suddenly realise that I haven't booked my annual boiler service - so the call goes into Protherm Plumbing & Heating Engineers.
But as well as this, there are a number of things you can put into place with or without the help of the professionals. Here are our top tips to keep you snug as a bug this winter:
So get it all sorted now and stay plumbing safe this winter!
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