Boiler Repairs by BHE

As winter fast approaches it’s that time of year when our boilers are required to work overtime.

At BHE, we know how essential it is to keep families warm and comfortable during the cold months ahead and we have an army of engineers ready to carry out boiler repairs, should your heating system buckle under the strain.

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BHE and Oxford Grove U16s: The Perfect Team!

BHE Services’ Head Office team is proud to support our local community in Bolton.

We recently agreed to sponsor Oxford Grove Under 16s, a great young football team based on Spa Road in Bolton and we’re delighted to reveal the team’s new kit for the 2017/18 season!

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Landlord Gas Safety Checks and Records: What are your obligations?

Protecting your tenants with regular gas safety checks

As a landlord, it is your legal responsibility to ensure that all gas appliances, fittings and chimneys or flues within your rented property are safe.

This means regular servicing according to the manufacturer’s guidelines, plus annual gas safety checks which must be carried out by a fully qualified engineer.

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Getting your holiday home ready for summer

Have you organised your holiday home maintenance in time for the long and lazy summer ahead?

Have you cleaned the windows, plumped up the cushions and power washed the outdoor furniture?

There is plenty to do at this time of year to ensure everything looks perfect for you and your guests whenever you choose to take a break.

The list of jobs is endless, from replacing chipped crockery and rectifying scuffed paintwork, to tidying any outdoor space, but it’s all well worth the effort to guarantee a relaxed and enjoyable summer.

Making your holiday home look good is one thing. Making sure it runs like clockwork is another.

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Carbon monoxide gas safety tips from your BHE experts

Why are ventilation and flues so important?

To operate safely, all gas appliances need the following:

  • an adequate supply of air to help the complete the combustion of gas, and
  • the efficient operation of their flue to remove any combustion products, including carbon monoxide (CO), that are produced

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BHE proud supporters of local Eco School

Nothing makes us smile more at BHE services than seeing the local community getting involved in various green schemes and projects, and we’re proud to sponsor the local schools’ Green Flag Award. Ince CE Primary School has recently been rewarded with its first Green Flag, recognising the hard work and efforts of staff and children in making the school more eco-aware.

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Astley and Tyldesley Under 13’s Girls Football Team

BHE sponsor Girls football team

We are delighted to announce that we now sponsor Astley and Tyldesley Under 13’s Girls Football Team.

The Astley and Tyldesley Under 13’s Girls started out in 2014 and play in the South Manchester Girls League. The team topped the B League in their first season and also won the League Cup.

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Fighting for a Gas Safe Nation – Landlord’s

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In 2007, a 65-year old woman died after she lit a log fire whilst heating up water in the boiler. These two activities then made the equipment explode. The investigation shows that the iron boiler behind her fireplace was not properly decommissioned.

 

After the explosion occurred, the Severn Vale Housing Society Ltd was fined £50,000 and was ordered to pay costs of £7,500. This was successfully prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive.

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