Looking for an inexpensive boiler to lessen the costs with your present boiler replacement? Are you planning to purchase and install a new boiler? If yes, then this is one of the biggest expenses made by homeowners and landlords in the United Kingdom. Through this blogpost, we have discussed in details about how much you need to pay for a new boiler, the boiler installation charges and how to save on these costs. You may even think of taking out the boiler cover to avoid paying extra charges as the up front. The boiler cover usually cost somewhere from £9 in a month.
How much will a new boiler cost?
The price of a boiler depends on several factors such as – the size, brand and kind (combi, system or conventional).
There are almost 370 boiler brands and some of these are – Worcester Bosch, Vaillant, Viessman and Baxi. The price may range somewhere from £600 to more than £2,400.
When searching for a new boiler, the higher price does not mean you have chosen a top quality boiler. Make sure you go through the reviews carefully and then invest your money in getting the best boiler for your budget.
In case you do not want to purchase a boiler separately, then your installer will quote you the price for boiler along with the installation.
How much will be the cost for a boiler installation?
The cost of a new boiler installation in London may differ significantly depending on how much work need to be done, the parts, where you stay and who you get to complete the work.
You may expect to pay from £540 for replacing a combi boiler in the same position as the old one for nearly £1,440 when installing a new combi system in the new location. However, it also gives warning to keep aside some money for chemical flush (£200) or mechanical flush (£510) of the heating system and moving pipes (£200-£300) for doing certain jobs.
The prices do not include the cost of the boiler and so, the installation may cost more than the boiler. These figures denote that the cost of a new boiler and installation may set you back from £1,040 to £4,250.
How can you save on the cost of a new boiler and installation?
You can save money on the cost of a new boiler and the installation by shopping around and comparing between the prices of different brands and types for your purpose.
When it is about installing a new boiler, you may begin with energy consumption companies like British Gas to get a quote. But you should also consider independent traders who usually charge up to a third less.
When comparing between the prices, keep in mind any guarantees offered on the working of the boiler should be included by the manufacturer on the purchased product. Thus, you may contact our boiler installers at 4D Heating and Plumbing when the boiler fails to work properly and need to be repaired soon.