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I was told that you need something if the boiler goes on fire

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I was told that you need something if the boiler goes on fire to stop it reaching the oil tank, could you please tell me what it is and how much it would cost to fit thankyou.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Plumberpro replied 2 years ago.
Plumberpro :

Hi. Yes a fire safety shut off valve is now recommended on all oil installations. They sense the temperature rise a for would bring and shut a valve fitted on the oil line to stop a cancerous situation. For a mechanical they are around 30 pounds to buy

Plumberpro :

http://www.ibhs.co.uk/Oil-Pumps--Spares-&-Fire-Valves/Fire-Valves-&-Spares/Remote-Acting-Fire-Valves/p-584-146-639/

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You can buy them there if you paste that address into your browser

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