September 16, 2010 12:51 ET Encourages Homeowners to Reap Benefit of Offers Before Winter Hits

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Sept. 16, 2010) - A boiler breakdown or problem with your central heating in the midst of a freezing winter can be a nightmare and potentially an expensive issue to fix. With winter just around the corner, – the UK's leading online resource for homeowners regarding boiler insurance and central heating cover – is urging homeowners to move fast to jump on current discounted prices on boiler and central heating cover before the big freeze arrives and sends prices back up.

Both British Gas and Direct Line currently have discounted savings on their packages, offering as much as 15 per cent off their boiler and central heating-covering deals.

Both British Gas HomeCare and Direct Line Home Response 24, along with packages from the AA and HomeServe, give homeowners protection against boiler and central heating breakdowns, along with other home emergencies as part of a varying range of deals. lets you compare deals and prices from the different service providers. The specialist website also gives you the simple facts you need to know about each plan, what it offers and what limitations there could be in terms of boiler age, number of free annual call-outs and what is covered under the specific scheme. 

David Holmes, founder of, said: "Winter isn't far away, and although people may be aware that there are currently deals available on services like British Gas HomeCare and Direct Line Home Response 24, they may not be aware of when these deals terminate.

"It is essential that anyone looking to take on any form of boiler insurance or home maintenance packages does so now before prices shift upward in light of the colder months beginning and ultimately boiler issues being reported more frequently." also gives information about boiler insurance eligibility, how to maintain your boiler, the cost of a breakdown and the benefits of taking out boiler insurance.

"The website is designed to inform people and remain totally impartial," added Holmes.

"We simply want to give the consumer the information that they need to decide which scheme works best for them. It's not a simple case of price for boiler insurance – with so many different packages from a reputable number of firms; there are so many options available.

"It's key you commit to the boiler insurance deal of your preference and budget."

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