When it comes to central heating and hot water systems, you may have already heard of Glow-worm. The Glow-worm brand is a widely recognised name and the company manufactures a variety of boilers and accessories for all sorts of homes and environments. Glow-worm combi boilers are a popular choice for modern homes and are well supported by engineers.
The company has a long track record which is reassuring for domestic customers.
In fact, Glow-worm boilers have been warming homes across the UK since 1934. Today it’s based in Derbyshire and offers a range of reliable and easy-to-install heating and boiler systems which are compliant with Part L building regulations (the equivalent is Part J in Scotland).
The range of Glow-worm boilers are available in the following fuel types: Gas
Glow-worm Combi Range & Prices
When the time comes to choose a new boiler, one of the first options for most modern homes is a combination boiler.
If you are considering opting for a ‘combi’ boiler, Glow-worm has a choice of options for you to consider.
With every combi boiler, you won’t need to find space for a water tank or hot water cylinder – neither of these are required with this type of system and is clearly one of the big benefits that appeals to most people.
It’s an energy efficient choice too as you only heat the water you need.
Benefits of a Glow-worm Combi boiler
- Heats your hot water as you need it so no need to wait for a whole tank to warm up
- If saving energy is important to you, a Glow-worm combi boiler ticks all the boxes
- Modern design and an established brand means that finding an engineer for installation and repair is easy
- An efficient and cost-effective choice
Review the Prices of Glow-worm Combi boilers
What’s your budget? It’s an important question when choosing a new boiler but whatever you’ve decided, you should be able to find a Glow-worm combi boiler that meets your needs. Once you’ve made your choice, the next step is to get three quotes for installation from reputable engineers. Get quotes for a new Glow-worm boiler.
Compare the complete range of Glow-worm Gas Combi boilers prices…
Glow-worm System Range & Prices
Glow-worm system boilers will heat hot water for both your central heating and a hot water cylinder. These boilers take their water supply directly from the mains to deliver a higher pressure of water; this also has the added benefit of removing the need for a feed and expansion tank in your loft .
As these boilers are designed to work alongside a hot water cylinder they are a great choice for busy households using lots of hot water at the same time. The hot water cylinder is able to store hot water to cope with a higher demand while a Combi can only supply 1 or 2 outlets at a time.
Glow-worm offer 3 ranges of system boiler to suit a variety of sizes of home and budgets:
The Ultimate₃3 and Easicom₃ system boilers are available in a 25 kW output while the Energy system boiler is available in a 12, 15, 18, 25 or 30 kW model.
Benefits of Glow-worm System Boilers
- Bright, LCD display with easy-to-use interface
- Compact, smart design to suit modern homes
- ErP A rated for efficiency with a Grundfos modulating pump for cheaper energy bills
- Easicom₃ includes a 4 year parts and labour guarantee while the Energy and Ultimate₃ include 5 year parts and labour guarantees*
- Ultimate₃ and Easicom₃ are compatible with Glow-worm’s innovative MiGo app based control
- Wide range of flue options and accessories available
- Exceptionally quiet in operation
- Choice of outputs in the Energy range of 12, 15, 18, 25 or 30 kW
*Glow-worm warranties can be extended if your boiler is installed by one of their Club Energy installers.
Review the Costs of Glow-worm System Boilers
New boiler prices will vary depending on which brand you choose and the type and size of boiler you need. Installation costs will also vary as each installer will provide a slightly different quote.
The best way to save money on the cost of your new boiler is to compare multiple quotes. You can compare both the price and warranty included and will have more than one professional recommendation to consider. Get quotes for a new Glow-worm boiler.
Compare the complete range of Glow-worm System boiler prices…
|Boiler Model||kW||Efficiency||Warranty||Typical Price|
|Glow-worm Ultimate2 25kW System Gas Boiler||25kw||89.3%||5 years||£820|
|Glow-worm Easicom 25s System Gas Boiler||25kw||89.3%||4 years||£860|
|Glow-worm Energy System 12kW Gas Boiler||12kw||89.3%||7 years||£667|
|Glow-worm Energy System 15kW Gas Boiler||15kw||89.3%||7 years||£725|
|Glow-worm Energy System 18kW Gas Boiler||18kw||89.3%||7 years||£759|
|Glow-worm Energy System 25kW Gas Boiler||25kw||89.3%||7 years||£760|
|Glow-worm Energy System 30kW Gas Boiler||30kw||89.3%||7 years||£850|
|Glow-worm Ultimate3 25kW System Gas Boiler||25kw||89.7%||5 years||£0|
|Glow-worm Easicom3 25s System Gas Boiler||25kw||89.7%||4 years||£0|
Glow-worm Regular Range & Prices
Many people opt for a regular boiler because of its energy efficiency credentials.
Both the Ultracom 24hxi and the Flexicom hx regular boilers from Glow-worm are highly efficient and should save you energy and cash in the long-term.
Benefits of a Glow-worm Regular boiler
- 2-year warranty
- Wall mounted
- Different outputs to meet varying heating and hot water demands
- Also runs on LPG if preferred
- Flexicom hx is recommended by the Energy Savings Trust
Compare the Costs of Glow-worm Regular boilers
Installation costs do vary so be sure to get a full quote from at least two installers in advance so you know how much your new boiler is going to cost in total. Glow-worm is certainly a cost-effective choice, and thanks to the ultra-high levels of energy efficiency these models deliver, you’ll save money on your long-term energy bills too which is great news. Get quotes for a new Glow-worm boiler.
Review the complete range of Glow-worm Gas Regular boilers prices…
|Boiler Model||kW||Efficiency||Warranty||Typical Price|
|Glow-worm Ultracom 24 hxi Regular Gas Boiler||24kw||88.5%||5 years||£720|
|Glow-worm Flexicom hx 24kW Regular Gas Boiler||24kw,||88.4%||5 years||£675|
|Glow-worm Easicom 25r Regular Gas Boiler||25kw||89.7%||4 years||£685|
|Glow-worm Ultimate2 Regular 25kW Regular Gas Boiler||25kw||89.3%||5 years||£870|
|Glow-worm Energy Regular 12kW Gas Boiler||12kw||89.3%||7 years||£713|
|Glow-worm Energy Regular 15kW Gas Boiler||15kw||89.3%||7 years||£780|
|Glow-worm Energy Regular 18kW Gas Boiler||18kw||89.3%||7 years||£760|
|Glow-worm Energy Regular 25kW Gas Boiler||25kw||89.2%||7 years||£790|
|Glow-worm Ultracom 24 hxi Regular Gas Boiler||30kw||88.4%||5 years||£730|
|Glow-worm Ultimate3 25kW Regular Gas Boiler||25kw||89.6%||5 years||£0|
|Glow-worm Easicom3 25kW Regular Gas Boiler||25kw||89.6%||5 years||£0|
Glow-worm Boiler Warranty
Every boiler manufacturer offers a standard warranty with their boilers which last between 1-10 years. The warranty is your insurance policy and means if a fault develops the manufacturer will resolve it within a specified time frame. Some warranties include both parts and labour while others may only cover parts. The most important thing to remember is to get your boiler serviced by a Gas Safe registered engineer every year as failing to do so is likely to invalidate your warranty. For more detail about this brand’s warranty (including the small print) take a look at Glow-worm Boiler Warranty.
Glow-worm Boiler Repair Advice
Even the highest quality boiler can develop faults and problems as they age. Some are minor issues you may be able to handle yourself but most will need a Gas Safe registered engineer to diagnose and repair the problem. To find out if there are any common problems associated with this manufacturer you can read our guide to Glow-worm Boiler Repairs & Common Glow-worm Boiler Problems.
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Glow-worm Error Codes
Error codes may appear on your boiler’s display; it’s your boiler’s way of telling you that something is wrong. Each manufacturer uses a different coding system to help an engineer to diagnose a fault. In some cases it may be a simple issue such as low pressure which you can adjust yourself but more technical faults will certainly need a professional. We’ve put together a list of error codes for all Glow-worm Boilers to help you understand what’s wrong before you contact an engineer.
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