Does The Water Boiler On All Time

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Water pressure in boiler needs topping up every day

Feb 08, 2015 · Since October last year, I have had the central heating on daily, averaging about 12 hours a day. In December, I got up one morning to find the boiler flashing the fault display 'E1 19' and, after consulting the User Guide I topped up the water pressure to one and a half bars. This was fine for 3 weeks after which the fault returned.

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Hot water - on Constant or Twice? — MoneySavingExpert Forum

Sep 01, 2008 · This would be better than leaving the water on constant. My boiler is 20+ years old but still heats up a full tank in well under 30 minutes, the tank is well lagged and if water is heated up one evening it's still warm the next. Though the more you use, the more cold water enters the system so cooling the remaining hot water.

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Hot water on all the time..? | DIYnot Forums

Sep 03, 2019 · After looking into this in a bit more detail it seems like the hot water is on all the time, even though the timercontrol unit on the wall in the kitchen says both the water and heating is off. So basically the boiler is running all the time regardless of the timer, and this appears to be warming the water up continuously.

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The ultimate guide to being efficient with heating and hot

Jan 03, 2017 · A regular boiler works with a hot water cylinder. You programme it to heat the water in the cylinder at certain times of day, so there's enough hot water at times when you want a bath or to do the washing up and so on. However, you can't spontaneously decide to have a bath at random times of the day, as the water in the cylinder may have

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Boiler running all the time, think I need a replacement

Mar 09, 2010 · It appears that the thermostat for the downstairs heating zone in my house is broken. The temperature appears accurate on it, but the boiler runs near constantly (I think it shuts itself down every once and awhile at a certain point) and heat continues to pour out downstairs. It doesn't appear

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Combi boiler - hot water all the time — MoneySavingExpert

Mar 16, 2011 · You don't normally have a timer for the hot water with a Combination boiler, are you sure you don't mean a Condensing Boiler. The later may be combination or heat only. That gum you like is coming back in style. A combi just heats the hot water on demand, so it is available 'all the time': no hot water …

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Boiler running all the time even with the programmer off

Jun 11, 2021 · Checked the programmer and both heating and hot water were off, the boiler was still running. Radiators cold downstairs and room stat 20C set 21.5C. Had to turn the power to the boiler off to stop it running. We had a short power cut in our street on Fri night 20.00 hrs. and it came back within 5 mins. Any ideas, heating has gone off this

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Water Heating Costs: Is It Cheaper to Leave Hot Water on

Aug 09, 2021 · It is a myth that leaving your hot water on all of the time will save you money. Unless you need a constant supply of warm water, your boiler will be constantly heating when there is no real need. It is cheaper and more energy-efficient to switch your boiler on, only when you need the hot water.

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Combi boiler sounds like it on all the time! Fan

Apr 25, 2013 · 25/04/13 - 17:12 #6. dave clarke wrote: ». Optimas have a two speed fan iirc a low speed all the time going to high speed when there is a demand for heating or hot water once it is at high speed the main burner is lit by the pilot. It may be the fan is wearing out and is excessively noisy at low speed or perhaps the air switch was not reacting

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The cheapest, most efficient way to heat your home this

Dec 20, 2020 · What the thermostat does is measure the temperature of the room, and once the chosen temperature has been reached, it tells the boiler to stop sending hot water to the radiators. Read more about the average room temperature and how to set your thermostat to the ideal level .

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True or false? The energy mythbuster | Centre for

Aug 04, 2014 · Should I Leave the Water Valve To My Boiler Open All the Time? The short answer, yes. Boilers have an automatic fill level with a built-in check valve. They are set to maintain a constant 15 pounds of pressure in your hot water boiler. No matter how long you leave the water on, this valve will keep the pressure at the recommended 15 pounds. Usually, a hot water based heating system is a ?closed? system. This means the water is …

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Condensate pump on all the time | PlumbersForums.net

May 17, 2013 · There is a problem with the boiler causing the larger than average amount of water to enter the condensate pump. Suggest the find a plumber section within this forum before the pump possibly overheats and stops whilst it cools down or have a bucket ready for when it does. Not a plumber so can`t advise beyond this. H.

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Domestic hot water control and how to change settings

1 Only the models listed in the table above can control hot water. The 2nd gen Nest Learning Thermostat does not control domestic hot water. 2 Look for the OpenTherm logo on your boiler, or contact your system's manufacturer and ask about your model. Learn more about how the Nest thermostat works with OpenTherm to save you more energy while keeping you comfortable.

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Why Your Boiler Fires Up Then Turns Off | Boiler Guide

You can check boiler pressure by looking at the pressure gauge on the boiler. If the pressure is too low then the boiler will turn off. The leading causes of low boiler pressure includes a leak somewhere around the heating system. Check all of the radiators, pipes and around your boiler for water. If you find even the slightest indication of a

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Basics of hot water heating boilers - Specifying Engineer

Sep 03, 2019 · The on / off time will depend upon the heat required by your system in relation to the output of your boiler. When started from cold, the boiler will be 'on' more than 'off' as cool water will be entering it, needing a lot of heat to bring it up to temperature. As the system warms up and hot water is returning to the boiler which requires less heating to get it back to the set temperature, then the 'on' time will decrease and the 'off' time …

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Top 10 Best Water Boilers in 2021 | Best Product Review

One of these familiar sounds is the occasional sound of the water heater running. But what happens when this sound never stops? Is it OK for the water heater tank to be running all the time? In most instances, the answer to our last question is no. If your water heater is constantly running, there is probably a problem.

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Is It Cheaper To Leave Hot Water On All The Time

Basics of hot water heating boilers - Specifying Engineer

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Should we leave our hot water on constantly, or on timer

Top 10 Best Water Boilers in 2021 | Best Product Review

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When should I use my electric immersion heater? - TheGreenAge

Apr 13, 2014 · You only need this on for an hour or so to heat a full tank of water. Keeping it on all the time is like continuously boiling a kettle. After that you are going to need to give us a bit more detail – electric boilers are very unusual. You normally get gas boilers with hot water tanks that have electric immersion backup.

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Boiler running all the time, think I need a replacement

Mar 09, 2010 · It appears that the thermostat for the downstairs heating zone in my house is broken. The temperature appears accurate on it, but the boiler runs near constantly (I think it shuts itself down every once and awhile at a certain point) and heat continues to pour out downstairs. It doesn't appear

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