PowerFlushing, What is it and Why Should I Have it Done?

It doesn’t matter what type of central heating system that you have, there’s always the chance that debris will start to build up over time. In fact, even relatively new central heating systems can become blocked with debris. This is usually in the form of sludge and rust, though there are other types of debris that can be found within a central heating system. Luckily, there’s a specific process that removes this. It’s called PowerFlushing and it’s a service that’s becoming increasingly popular among homeowners.


What Is PowerFlushing?

PowerFlushing is the process of cleansing your central heating system. It aims to remove all sludge, rust and debris. If these byproducts are left for too long, they can turn into a thick sludge. A lot of people don’t realise that these byproducts appear in boilers, pipes and radiators. However, it’s a common problem that a lot of people face. PowerFlushing refers to the process of removing all of this. If you have your boiler serviced regularly, a PowerFlush should only be needed approximately every five years.


Why Should You Consider Having a PowerFlush?

Though you may not think that a little buildup of debris is a serious matter, it can be if it is left untreated. It can affect the efficiency of the heating system as a whole and this makes it extremely difficult to heat your home. When a central heating system is not working as well as it should, heating bills can rise and rooms can feel cold. A buildup of debris can also lead to complete blockages and corrosion. This causes lasting damage to the pipes, boiler and radiators. In severe cases, the entire system may breakdown and a then a replacement boiler may be necessary. By having a PowerFlush carried out, you could save yourself a lot of money and stressful problems in the long run.


At Professional Heating Services, you can rely on us to take care of your heating needs. It doesn’t matter whether you need PowerFlushing or another central heating system service, we’re here to help. We offer an unmatched professional service. To find out more, get in touch.