Central heating systems are complicated devices that provide heating and hot water throughout your home. To facilitate this, a network of pipework spans the entire house to allow the transfer of water and heat to the necessary locations on-demand.
As with any part of your home, it’s not only plausible but likely that you’ll hear or experience some performance issues over the years and it is understandably a cause for concern. One of the most nerve-wracking sounds can be the banging, rattling or vibrating of pipes in your home at seemingly random moments. While these noises can be a cause for concern, there are a number of explanations that are minor in nature; we’ll explain the various noises you might hear during operation and how to fix them in this guide.