Can't afford a new boiler

It's an extremely trying situation: you desperately need a new boiler, but you simply cannot afford it. Many people find themselves in this situation, which probably isn't surprising given how much it costs to pay for a new boiler upfront.

Here at ImpraGas, however, we strongly believe that everyone has a right to be warm in their own home. We have plenty of options available to accommodate those who might not be able to afford a new boiler - visit our Boiler Finance page or read on to learn more.

Boiler Finance Options

Spread the cost and pay as you save

With no deposit required, our spread the cost and pay as you save option will give you the opportunity to pay for your boiler in affordable monthly instalments over the course of 3, 5 or 10 years. This option is ideal for those who will not be able to purchase their boiler in full now or in the near future.

Buy now, pay nothing for 12 months

If you cannot afford to buy your new boiler right now, but you will have the means to do so in 12 months, then this is probably the best option for you. This plan allows you to pay off the sum of your boiler at any time within the 12-month period - you do not necessarily have to wait the full year. No deposit is required with this option either.

Interest-free for 12 months

If you would prefer to just spread the cost of the boiler across 12 months without having to pay any interest, you may be best-suited to an interest-free for 12 months finance plan. Like the 'buy now, pay later' plan above, this plan does not require a deposit.

How does boiler finance work?

Though it may seem a little overwhelming, getting a new boiler on finance is actually fairly straightforward. We have plenty of customers who use our finance plans when they can't afford to buy a boiler outright, and we do everything we can to make the process as simple as possible. We value our relationships with our clients, and we want you to keep warm all year 'round!

Boiler finance works by allowing you to have your boiler installed now and pay for it over a set period of time. This period can be as much as 10 years, reducing your payment to as little as £7 a month depending on the boiler you choose.

On most finance options, apart from our interest-free for 12 months option, you will need to pay interest for borrowing the money. This will be at an APR representative variable of 9.9%.

Boiler Cost Example

If you'd like to work out just how much money you would need to pay back on one of our boiler finance plans, we have a handy calculator on our website to help you work it out. Click here to use our calculator and work out how you will be able to afford your new boiler over a set period of time.

Note: If you are ever unhappy with a financial product or service, you can make a complaint.

Review ImpraGas

Here at ImpraGas, we love hearing feedback from our valued customers. We need to hear from you to learn how we can improve our service, and to make sure that we're providing the outstanding level of customer care to which we aspire.

For this reason, we've made it easy for you to review ImpraGas in a number of different places online.

Want to see our current reviews? Take a look at our Review Page.

We've dedicated ourselves to delivering fantastic customer experiences, and we want to hear back from you! Here are some of the ways in which you can give us feedback - if you've had a good experience, leaving a review is the perfect way to thank us, and if you think we could have done better, then please don't hesitate to let us know how we could improve.

ImpraGas on Trustpilot

Trustpilot

We love seeing our customers' reviews on Trustpilot and hearing what they have to say about our boiler installation and other services. A lot of people use Trustpilot before picking a service to use, so we really appreciate when satisfied customers talk about us here! Click here to review ImpraGas on Trustpilot.

As one of the world's largest online review communities, Trustpilot is a great way for potential customers to learn what we are really like. We don't want people to just take our word for it - we want to let our genuine customer reviews show why we're the best choice for new boiler installation.

We also use Trustpilot for our Facebook page, so if you want to have your say on our social media, that's the way to do it! To see our reviews on Facebook and to leave one for yourself, please click here.


ImpraGas on Google

Google Reviews

If you've searched for us on Google, you may have spotted our Google reviews. This is the first impression we make on many of our customers - to leave us a Google review, please click here.

Most people have a quick look at Google to see what previous customers thought of a particular company. If you tend to check Google before making a decision, help out a fellow consumer by letting them know how you got on with ImpraGas.

If you want to speak to us directly about your experience, or if you want information about any of the products or services we provide, please feel free to contact ImpraGas today.

Gas Boiler or Electric Boiler?

A good boiler should last between 10 and 15 years, so when it's time to replace your old or broken-down boiler, it's important to make sure you select the right replacement - you don't want to end up regretting your choice for the next decade or so!

While pondering this important decision, you may find yourself wondering whether to go for a gas boiler or an electric boiler. Which is better? Well, here are a few things you may want to consider, courtesy of the friendly boiler experts here at ImpraGas:

Which is the cheaper option?

Gas costs 5p/kWh on average, whereas electricity costs 14p/kWH. So on the face of it, gas is by far the cheaper method for heating your home.

However, there are other factors to consider. While gas is cheaper than electricity per unit, the cost of the boiler itself will be higher if you choose gas. Gas boilers are also more difficult (and thus more expensive) to maintain and repair.

Which boilers are more energy-efficient?

On average, electric boilers run more efficiently than gas boilers. Even the best new gas boilers tend to operate under 90% efficiency, and that decreases over time.

Some will argue that electric boilers are more environmentally friendly across the board, but this isn't so black and white. Most of the UK's electricity is still generated from fossil fuels, so even if your boiler isn't directly fuelled by gas, it probably won't make a huge amount of difference to your overall environmental footprint. However, electric boilers and solar panels are a great combination - if you use solar panels to power your home, an electric boiler probably is the greener option after all.

Which boilers are easier to install?

The answer to this question may depend on your property. Some homes are not connected to a gas main. Houses without mains access sometimes rely on propane gas deliveries, but this can be inconvenient. Gas boilers also need to be connected to an outside wall (either directly or via piping).

If your property is on the smaller side and space is an issue, it's worth noting that electric boilers tend to be more compact than gas boilers. A combi boiler can serve as a water heater too, which will save you space and money.

Gas and electric boilers from ImpraGas

ImpraGas supply both gas and electric boilers. Our friendly Gas Safe installers are fully qualified to work with both boiler types.

Whether you choose a gas boiler or an electric boiler, we offer:

  • Flexible finance packages
  • Fast, professional installation
  • Comprehensive service plans
  • Extensive warranties
  • Ongoing support from our helpful customer service team

In the end, choosing between an electric or gas boiler often comes down to personal preference. All the boilers we supply and install are of an exceptionally high standard, so whichever option you choose, you can rest easy and rely on your boiler to run smoothly and efficiently.

Get a FREE boiler quote now, or feel free to get in touch if you have any more questions about heating your home.

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