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This is where you'll find all the latest blog posts from Leicestershire’s leading heating and pluming specialists, including expert tips, advice and company updates.

Blog, Renewables

Air source heat pumps: the modern alternative to solar panels

Air source heat pumps are an increasingly popular solution for heating the home. Here’s why… What is an air source heat pump? Air source heat pumps capture heat from the air outside to heat your water and home. They can extract heat from the air in temperatures as low as -15°C, meaning they work efficiently […]

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Blog, Boilers

How to thaw a frozen condensate pipe

How to thaw a frozen condensate pipe Boiler not working in freezing temperatures? If your boiler has stopped working in freezing temperatures, then there is a good chance that your condensate pipe has frozen. Luckily, this isn’t a big problem and it can be easily resolved yourself without the need for an engineer. This page […]

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Company News

Festive Opening Hours

We will be closed for business from the Wednesday 23rd December and will re-open on Monday 4th January 2021. Our limited emergency service will be available on Tuesday 29th and Wednesday 30th. This service will only be available for existing customers on a first come first serve basis. If you have an emergency please leave […]

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Does your boiler need replacing?

These telltale signs could be a warning your heating system needs an upgrade Higher bills If your heating bills are creeping up and you’re not using your heating more than usual, it could be a sign that your boiler is losing efficiency. The good news is upgrading to a new A-rated boiler could save you […]

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Get your heating ready for the colder months

Simple ways to upgrade your heating’s performance for winter Bleed your radiators Releasing trapped air from your heating system will prevent cold spots where trapped air prevents water from heating up your whole radiator. All you need is a radiator bleed key and a cloth to catch any drips. Check the pressure One of the […]

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Safety first as Lewington’s re-open for non-essential work

The safety and wellbeing of our customers and staff has been our overriding concern during the Covid-19 crisis. That’s why up until this point, we have operated an essential-only service for heating and water systems, prioritising the most vulnerable during the lockdown. At all times, we have been closely watching the changing government and public […]

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Book your annual boiler service now – safely and with confidence

Like many people, you may have turned off your central heating as the weather turns warmer and summer approaches.  In fact, very few of us think about heating systems and boilers during the spring and summer months. But now is the ideal time to book an annual boiler service. Following government guidance around health and […]

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