Condensing Combination Boiler

Condensing Combination Boiler

Combi boilers are very economical to run and are able to produce an endless supply of hot water. The flow may be limited if other taps are running at the same time.

The combi boiler delivers hot water at the same speed, pressure and flow as your cold taps. All the water in your home becomes an extension of the mains cold water supply, high pressure and suitable for drinking at all every tap.

Your combi boiler heats water instantly, so it is available 24/7. You will never run out.

There's also no need for a cold water storage tank so it's perfect if you are limited on space. All the system controls apart from room thermostat, are built within the boiler. So the boilers tend to be a little bigger than conventional boilers.

The 'combi' gives priority to hot water at all times.

Combination boiler technology has been around since the 70s'. Typically, they are suited to flats, apartments and homes with one bathroom. Larger output versions are available for homes with numerous bathrooms however your technical advisor will help you make the correct choice.

Combi boilers are an excellent choice as long as all the necessary criteria is met

So, what are the benefits to me?

  • The ideal space saving solution.
  • No need for a hot water cylinder or water tank.
  • Heats up hot water as and when you need it.
  • Delivers hot water at a mains pressure.
  • Fantastic choice for a power shower

And what are the disadvantages?

  • Slower flow rates.
  • One tap operation in most situations.
  • No backup electric hot water heating (Immersion).
  • No airing cupboard.
  • Dependent on mains pressure.