After retiring recently, I have a great interest in my expenses. When I went through all the paperwork, I was amazed to see that Scottish Gas (British Gas) asked £629 to renew my HomeCare 4 agreement which covers my boiler, central heating and sanitary facilities. I asked British Gas why I was paying so much, but it couldn`t give me a satisfactory explanation. It was said that the prices included expected elements and work that might be required throughout the annual agreement. I announced the deal, but out of curiosity I called as a new client and received £384 for exactly the same coverage. Is there anything I can do to point this out and draw people`s attention to the fact that they need to check the extensions closely? I managed to get much cheaper coverage elsewhere. EH, Aberdeen Prices are set for the first year and unlimited boiler calls each year are included. Be advised; Your troubleshooting history will be taken into account when determining your price next year.  British Gas offers a popular type of protection for your boiler, heating, electricity, plumbing and sewers. We take a closer look at the HomeCare range from the UK`s largest energy supplier: British Gas. Martin Lewis is a registered trademark of Martin S Lewis. Find cheap pickup items near you – they often attract fewer deals.
Or take your stuff somewhere else. SSE makes a good competition service, or, better yet, find a local plumber who knows your boiler and pay on a case-by-case basis. You don`t need an electric blanket, I`ve never known anyone to say that. The most dangerous time for most boilers, especially the most common condensing boilers, is winter, which is unfortunately the time when you will probably need it most. There are four products that offer different levels of coverage: HomeCare One, HomeCare Two, HomeCare Three, and HomeCare Four. You will find all the choices you have in the table below. Protect yourself from surprising boiler costs with boiler cover. British Gas says: “Like many other industries, we offer introductory pricing to allow customers to try our products at a discounted price, which is clearly communicated through all channels to the Point of Purchase.