Samsian Blog

New Vaillant sensoCOMFORT heating control

May 15, 2020
The new, intuitive and easy to use control enables you to manage your central heating and hot water requirements Control multiple heating products from boilers to heat pumps and solarTouch interface provides simple navigation and task settingOperates Vaillant heating appliances at their most efficient using modulating technology The sensoCOMFORT control allows you to take control of your Vaillant heating and hot water system. Designed to operate with more complex systems; if you have multiple heating zones, underfloor heating or you use renewable technologies, the sensoCOMFORT is the control for you. The sensoCOMFORT effortlessly ensures your appliances are working to their...

Boiler Scrappage Scheme 2020

May 12, 2020
The Boiler Scrappage scheme The 2013 Boiler Scrappage Scheme was a government programme to encourage homeowners to replace old, inefficient central heating boilers by giving a voucher towards the cost of a new boiler. Despite the government 2013 Boiler Scrappage Scheme closing in England and Wales, Samsian Ltd are continuing with their own scrappage allowance on all new boiler installations carried out from 1st January 2020. When offering a Vaillant boiler for example, depending on the model of appliance you are replacing our scrappage allowance is typically between £100 to £300 - This will be shown clearly on your written quotation. 'Why scrap...

Vaillant UK Podcast

May 1, 2020
The first episode of #TheVaillantPodcast is here! Hosted by @S1Whysall with special guests @grbservices and psychologist @lauret47537435, they discuss mental health in the trade. Podcast 1 The second episode of #TheVaillantPodcast is here! Hosted by @S1Whysall with special guests @JlnPlumbing and marketing guru @HollyHickey, discussing marketing fundamentals. Podcast 2  The third episode of #TheVaillantPodcast is here! Hosted by @S1Whysall with very special guests our very own Sian & Danny Tickner of @samsiangas, discussing what its like running and working in a #familybusiness. Podcast 3  For more information about Samsian Ltd, get in touch https://www.samsian.co.uk/contact/

Work type examples

April 13, 2020
Non-essential Routine annual servicing Powerflushing Radiator replacement Heating upgrades Minor containable water leaks Essential Gas Escapes Severe water leaks that cannot be contained Complete boiler failure resulting in no hot water / heating Boiler replacement where existing have failed Landlord gas safety inspections if beyond expiry of last certificate Whilst the above lists are not exhaustive, this gives an idea of the work categories we deem to be essential and non-essential.

Best boiler to fit 2020 ?

March 12, 2020
Which boiler is the best boiler? Best boiler to fit 2020, ok what is the best boiler to fit in my home 2020? There are several leading boiler manufacturers serving the UK market at present, all offering exceptional warranties which is generally considered the benchmark for quality. So whats the best boiler ? Condensing boilers All new central heating boilers fitted in the UK must now be condensing boilers, this is not to be confused with 'combination boilers'. Condensing boilers are A-rated and around 90% efficiency ratings, compared to older style boilers, which can be as low as 60% efficient. The 3...

Central Heating Filter

February 24, 2020
Central heating filters are not the answer to poorly designed or failing heating systems but can help in certain circumstances. When we flush an older heating system and install a new boiler we often install a filter to help protect the heating system and boiler from that point on. The devices we fit come fitted with a powerful magnet and is ultimately designed to increase the life of central heating systems and help deliver maximum efficiency. Most boiler manufacturers currently recommended that a filter is fitted with a new boiler. If you need more information on new boiler installation, follow the...