Dripping noise coming from the Central Heating.

Postby Simonsum » Tue Oct 19, 2010 1:08 pm


I am looking for some advice regarding the dripping noise coming from the piping for the central heating. We have had this problem for the last 2 years or so and I have had it checked out and was told that the dipping noise was caused by a blockage within the pipes.

Over the 2 years period I have not had any complaints from the flat below saying that there is water leaking in.

Should just leave it or should get someone out to drain the pipes.


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Simply Build It

Postby SparkoJon » Fri Oct 22, 2010 11:01 am

Sounds like air in the pipes - simply bleeding them should cure it. Make sure the heating has cooled down before its done though.

You can buy bleed keys from any DIY retailer.
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