You may not think about your central heating system too often, but you'll certainly notice if it goes wrong.
To help keep it in good shape, try to get your boiler serviced in the summer to ensure that it's working efficiently before the winter comes.
During the summer too, put the heating on for 15 minutes once a month. This will show the system is working properly and should help clear any debris from the boiler pump.
You can buy carbon monoxide alarms to alert you to the danger of carbon monoxide poisoning.
And if you've got a gas boiler, it's very important to get it serviced regularly by a competent person in order to minimise the risk.
Our gas boiler cover including a service is only provided by Gas Safe registered engineers.
Cover for central heating emergencies – including a boiler service
Cover for your boiler and central heating
AA Home Insurance
Central Heating Response Plus is a Home Membership option.
AA Home Membership is underwritten by Acromas Insurance Company Limited (AICL) 57-63 Line Wall Road, Gibraltar. Registered Number 88716 (Gibraltar). UK branch address: Enbrook Park, Sandgate, Folkestone CT20 3SE. Acromas Insurance Company is authorised by the Financial Services Commission, Gibraltar, and is a member of the Association of British Insurers.
Automobile Association Insurance Services Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). You can check their register or call the FCA on 0800 111 6768.