Why you should “Ask for The Card” It is illegal to carry out plumbing and gasfitting or work without authorisation. When engaging or hiring a plumber or gasfitter ask onsite to see their authorization card. All qualified tradesman are required to carry this card on them. Using an unqualified tradesman could result in the following:
Is a safe tray required for all storage hot water installations? It is best practice to install a safe tray under all storage hot water cylinder installations to protect against damage/loss to building/dwelling that the hot water cylinder is located in and damage/loss to any adjoining dwellings.A faulty/leaking hot water cylinder can cause a large
When gas burns in a conventional non condensing water heater, the heat generated is available in two forms: Around 89% of it is ‘sensible’ heat, i.e. it can be transferred through the water heater heat exchanger to the system water. Typically conventional water heaters are limited to 80%-85% efficiency to ensure that condensate does not
A hot water tap is turned on. Water enters the heater. The water flow sensor detects the water flow. The computer automatically ignites the burner. Water circulates through the heat exchanger. The heat exchanger heats the water to the designated temperature. When the tap is turned off, the unit shuts down.