Boiler installations in Newcastle
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Boiler prices in Newcastle
The average boiler installation in Newcastle costs around £2,125 (regardless of the heating system type), but are there better bargains around northeast England? Check out our boiler prices to find the best deals – just answer a few questions, and we’ll recommend the best boiler for your home.
Here’s a rough estimate of our prices; £1,700 for a combi, £2,300 for a system or a heat only boiler and £2,700 for a back boiler conversion.
The factors which affect the price of a boiler
Many factors contribute to the price you will pay to get a new boiler installed. Some of these factors are; the type and size of the boiler, boiler relocation, the state of the existing pipework, etc.
If you’re unsure what type of boiler you have, here’s a quick overview;
Combi Boiler – The most popular boiler type in the UK. You can identify a combi boiler as it is not connected to a hot water storage tank (airing cupboard) or a cold water storage tank (usually found in the attic or loft).
A combi boiler works by heating water directly from the mains supply, this means that you don’t waste energy by heating water that you may or may not use.
System Boiler – A system boiler has a hot water storage tank but doesn’t have a cold water storage tank. They are usually found in older houses or houses with more than one bathroom as they can supply hot water simultaneously to multiple bathrooms as it’s stored in the hot water tank.
Regular Boiler – Regular boilers have both a hot water cylinder (usually in the airing cupboard) and a cold water storage tank in the attic/loft. Like system boilers, they can cater for multiple bathrooms using hot water simultaneously but they do take up a lot of storage space with tanks. Standard boilers are sometimes referred to as traditional, standard, open vent, or heat only boilers.
Back Boiler (BBU) – Back boiler units are located behind an electric gas fire. As is the case with a regular boiler, they will usually have a hot water storage tank and a cold water storage tank. Back boilers are becoming less and less common as they are less efficient than modern combi boilers and they are no longer installed.
Generally speaking, these are the right combi boiler sizes for your home:
- 24 – 27 kW Combi – Suitable for most flats, apartments, and smaller houses with up to 10 radiators and 1 bathroom.
- 28 – 34 kW Combi – Suitable for 3-4 bed houses with up to 15 radiators and 2 bathrooms.
- 35+ kW Combi – Suitable for large houses with up to 20 radiators and 3 bathrooms.
This is not something you’ll need to worry about when getting a boiler quote from WarmZilla, as we will automatically suggest the right boiler size based on your survey answers.
As you can imagine, the higher the kW, the more expensive the boiler would be (on a like-for-like model).
Is it time to replace my boiler?
Your boiler could last 10-15 years, or even longer – depending on how well maintained it is.
If your boiler stops working entirely and can’t be fixed, you’ll have to replace it immediately, but bear in mind that many other less obvious signs let you know it’s time to look for a new boiler.
Here are the top 6 warning signs;
- An unexplained rise in energy bills – naturally, boilers lose efficiency over time, which means your energy bills will go up regardless, but if your energy bills are creeping up out of control, this might be a sign that your boiler needs replacing.
- Your boiler makes odd noises such as banging, whistling, popping or hissing sounds.
- Your boiler is leaking – while leaking doesn’t mean you have to replace your boiler, it is a sign that there are issues in one of the internal components. We recommend calling a heating engineer to check it out before it becomes more serious.
- Frequent breakdowns – this happens a lot towards the end of the boiler’s lifespan and it may be time to start shopping around for a new boiler.
- The boiler doesn’t heat your home as it used to and doesn’t provide hot water either.
- Finding replacement parts for your boiler is a nightmare.
Boiler replacement in Newcastle
WarmZilla makes buying a boiler simpler, faster, and cheaper. By removing salesmen from the process, we save a fortune, and we pass that saving on to our customers. Also, because we fit so many boilers every year, we get a good price on them, allowing us to offer our best price boiler guarantee. If you find a cheaper boiler price, we’ll beat it by £50.
Answer some simple questions about your home in our online survey and we’ll give you a selection of boilers that suit your requirements, choose the boiler that you like the look of, select your installation date and you’re done.
The price you pay is fixed, so if your boiler installation turns out to be more complicated than we originally thought, you won’t pay a penny more.
Your Gas Safe engineer will come from or the surrounding area. WarmZilla has a network of Gas Safe engineers around the U.K known as WarmInstallers.
By buying your boiler from WarmZilla, you are still supporting local tradespeople that are vetted and subcontracted by WarmZilla to fit your boiler.
WarmZilla customers think that the WarmZilla service is ‘Excellent’, based on an average review score of 4.8 out of 5 on Trustpilot.
Each and every WarmInstaller is thoroughly vetted by WarmZilla before fitting a boiler and with every boiler installation, they are required to complete a pre and post-installation checklist to ensure that each and every job is completed to very specific standards.
After a job is completed, we take multiple photographs which are sent to our engineering team in-house for review.
This is how WarmZilla ensures high standards of boiler installation, on every boiler replacement we fit.
In most cases, WarmZilla can install your new boiler within 48 hours of ordering. If you are without hot water or heating, please get in touch with us. We may have additional cover in that will allow us to fit your boiler the next day.
Most boiler installations are completed within one day. If it’s a simple job like a combi to combi boiler swap then we may be able to get the job done in 4 to 5 hours.
If you are converting a regular or system boiler to a combi, then please allow for up to two days’ work. Our heating engineers will always do their best to leave you with heating and hot water overnight.
WarmZilla install premium boiler brands such a ATAG, Worcester Bosch, Vaillant, and Viessmann. We also install budget boilers such as Ideal and Vokera. This gives a nice range of reliable boilers whatever your budget.
Any boiler sold by WarmZilla comes with Gas Safe installation, system filter, system cleanse, inhibitor, wireless thermostat, up to 12 years guarantee, any flues or extension kits you may need; plus, if your condensate or gas pipes require upgrading – that’s included in your fixed price boiler quote too!
You can also upgrade your wireless thermostat to a choice of smart thermostats and you can add radiators to your order – all your heating requirements with one easy online purchase.
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