Why Are Energy Bills Rising
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Why are my energy bills rising? Can Plumb-line and the government EC04 scheme help you?

Are you concerned about the ever-increasing energy bills that seem to arrive like clockwork? You're not alone. Rising energy costs have become a significant concern for households across the country. In this article, we'll explore the reasons…
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Qualifications and Requirements for Plumbing and Heating Engineers under the EC04-funded Scheme in England

Plumbing and heating are essential components of a comfortable home. When looking to benefit from the government's EC04-funded scheme, it's crucial to understand the qualifications and requirements of the engineers you hire.   Understanding…
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Get a government heating grant to replace your old or inefficient gas boiler or electric heater For Free.

This Government scheme is not just highly beneficial to a homeowner; it can also apply to landlords looking to get ahead of the curve and comply with specific standards in terms of efficiency in the future. Before we tell you how to apply…
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Benefits of Air Source Heat Pumps

There are several benefits of air source heat pumps, but first let’s explain what an air source heat pump is. It is a type of heating system that uses the outside air as a heat source. It works by extracting heat from the outside air and transferring…
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How to get a Free Gas Boiler

You can get a free gas boiler under a government-funded scheme in the UK. If you’re on a low income (ie have a household income of less than £31,000 after tax) or receive certain benefits. Then you may qualify for the scheme. You can view…
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Funding for Air Source Heat Pumps

Funding for air source heat pumps is available for people in low income households who currently have electric heating or no heating in their homes. This funding is available from the government as part of ECO4 – the Energy Company Obligations…
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What is the Connected for Warmth Scheme?

The Connected for Warmth Scheme is a government scheme that is designed to help people who are at risk of fuel poverty, or are vulnerable, to heat their homes. It also has the objective of reducing carbon emissions. Under the Connected for…
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Why Do You Need an Annual Gas Boiler Service?

The key reasons for having a gas boiler serviced annually are to ensure that it is running both safely and efficiently. An annual service is also necessary to ensure that the boiler’s warranty remains valid. This is the case whether it’s…
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Weather Compensation Controls

In our last article we talked about smart heating controls and the convenience of remote, programmable heating for your home. In this one we want to introduce you to weatherstat or weather compensation controls in a little more detail. Some…
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What are Smart Heating Controls?

Smart heating controls are becoming increasingly popular as many more people are looking for more precise control over the energy they use in their homes. This is especially important with soaring global energy prices and growing concern for…