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Patio heaters: are they worth it and how do I pick one?

Patio heaters: are they worth it and how do I pick one?

Gardens and patios are becoming social hubs, so find out how to shop for an outdoor heater that doesn't leave you cold.

Winter Fuel Payment deadline: claim before 31 March or miss out

Winter Fuel Payment deadline: claim before 31 March or miss out

The Winter Fuel Payment helps older people cope with the costs of heating their homes in cold weather. Most receive it automatically but some will need to take action before the looming 31st March deadline

British gas engineer strikes: what can you do if your boiler breaks down?

British gas engineer strikes: what can you do if your boiler breaks down?

Planned British Gas engineer strikes throughout February have left some customers concerned what will happen if their boiler breaks down. The GMB union says new plans from British Gas would...

Six heating and boiler tips for cold winter weather

Six heating and boiler tips for cold winter weather

With winter weather hitting large parts of the UK, none of us want the heating to pack in now. We have six tips to keep your boiler and heating are working efficiently - and they may even save you a little bit of money along the way.

Five ways the December 2020 energy white paper will affect your gas and electricity use

Five ways the December 2020 energy white paper will affect your gas and electricity use

Your gas and electricity use, boiler, home heating and energy supplier could all change in future, according to the government’s latest energy announcement. Find out if a heat pump is right for your home.

New gas boiler installations banned by mid-2030s

New gas boiler installations banned by mid-2030s

The UK government plans to phase out new installation of gas boilers by mid-2030's. Reducing fossil fuels means big change to the future of home heating. Which? explores what the future of home heating could mean for you.

How much does a broken boiler cost to repair?

How much does a broken boiler cost to repair?

Which? reveals the most common repairs for broken boilers according to trusted traders, and how much it'll cost you to fix.

Seven ways older people can heat their homes for less this winter

Seven ways older people can heat their homes for less this winter

It’s not worth being cold and uncomfortable this winter. There are a number of ways to cut heating costs, including new government schemes for people on low incomes. We’ve put together some tips for older people feeling the pinch this winter.

6 things to avoid when you’re buying and using an electric heater

6 things to avoid when you’re buying and using an electric heater

Feeling a bit chilly? When so many of us are spending more time at home, the promise of warmth and comfort from an electric heater is an enticing prospect during...

Heating oil prices are their lowest for three years – refuel with care

Heating oil prices are their lowest for three years – refuel with care

Heating oil prices are at their lowest in over three years, as a result of cheap global oil prices during the coronavirus pandemic. How much should you pay for a litre of kerosene? Plus expert tips on saving money on heating oil.

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