Posted on 22nd January 2019 at 12:25
PLUMMETING temperatures and long periods of sub-zero weather can cause your boiler to stall, just when you need it most to give you heating and hot water.
Nine times out of ten, if your boiler has shut down during icy conditions, it will be due to a frozen condensate pipe. Sorry to say, no attempt to re-fire your boiler will work until your condensate pipe has been properly thawed.
But if you read on you’ll find all the correct advice to ensure you can thaw your condensate pipe thoroughly, without causing damage to your home or heating system.
You’ll also find a few tips so you can avoid the same problem cropping up again.