How do boilers do it? How is it that they conk out when cold weather is on its way? Are they tuned into the forecasts or something? That is what happened Chez Polly yesterday afternoon. The boiler came on, but the radiators stayed cold.
We managed to find the instructions and did as we were told, that is to go through the switch-on routine which in itself is a bit of a rigmarole — turning the gas and electric supplies and thermostat off, before going through the process in reverse. The boiler made all the right noises, but still no hot water. Read more ›››