Main Boilers Prices range between £515 and £830, excluding the cost of installation.
Main Heating has a great range of reliable and cost-effective gas boilers to suit your home and all of your heating and hot water requirements. The brand is part of Baxi Heating, a group that promotes social, economic and environmental sustainability and has a huge portfolio of some of the most respected brands in the heating industry. Main gas boilers are affordable and energy-efficient appliances that are not only easy to install and service but also quiet, uncomplicated and easy to use. There are three main types of boilers on offer from Main, including combi, system and heat only solutions, all of which are Energy Saving Trust endorsed and have an A energy efficiency rating.
Main Combi Boilers Price Range – Provide Hot Water on Demand
Since combi boilers don’t require any water storage tanks or cylinders, they are the most popular boiler type among UK households. So, if you have limited space or a home with just one bathroom and where hot water is not in high demand, the Main combi boiler could be the perfect boiler for you. Not only are Main combi boilers highly efficient but they’re compact and can fit inside a standard kitchen cupboard. They’re also available in a choice of sizes (kW outputs) and come with a 5-year manufacturer-backed warranty. The cost will depend on which size of boiler you require, and you can expect to pay between £515 and £540 to purchase a Main combi boiler.
The Main combi boiler range includes the following models and output options:
|COMBI GAS BOILER SERIES||SIZES||SIZE OF HOME||PRICE|
|Eco Compact Combi||25 – 30kW||Small to medium-sized homes with one bathroom.||£515 – £540|
Main System Boilers Price Range – Ideal for Homes with Multiple Bathrooms
System boilers are often found in homes with more than one bathroom, mainly because they can handle high hot water demand with ease. If you purchase a Main system boiler, you’ll need a separate cylinder to store your hot water and to satisfy your hot water needs. One of the great things about Main system boilers is that they are compact, like the combi boilers, and can fit neatly inside a cupboard. They’re also available in a range of outputs and will cost you anything from £680 to £700, depending on the size of the boiler you require.
The Main system boilers currently available to install in your home include the following:
|SYSTEM GAS BOILER SERIES||SIZES||SIZE OF HOME||PRICE|
|Eco Compact System||15 – 18kW||Small to medium-sized homes with multiple bathrooms.||£620 – £700|
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Main Regular Boilers Price Range – Perfect Choice for Larger Homes
Although not the most efficient type of boiler, regular boilers are suitable for homes with a traditional heating and hot water system and where there are multiple bathrooms. Regular boilers are also known as conventional or heat only boilers, and they require both a hot water storage cylinder in the airing cupboard and a cold water storage tank in the loft. Main regular (or ‘heat’) boilers are ideal for larger homes with more than one bathroom and where water pressure is low. Available in four different outputs, a Main regular boiler can set you back anything between £720 and £830.
Here are the regular boilers available from Main, as well as their sizes and typical prices:
|REGULAR GAS BOILER SERIES||SIZES||SIZE OF HOME||PRICE|
|Eco Compact Heat||15-30kW||Medium to large-sized homes with multiple bathrooms.||£720 – £830|
Why Choose Main?
Main combi, system and regular boilers are designed to fit into small spaces, like inside a kitchen cupboard, and they’re an attractive option if you need a new boiler and you’re on a tight budget. But don’t forget, you still need to get the boiler installed by a qualified engineer and this will increase the overall cost. We have to admit, the 5-year warranty isn’t the best and you will find other brands that easily beat this guarantee. Having said that, you will most likely need to spend quite a bit more on a boiler that is backed by a longer warranty.
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The latest Which? survey reveals that engineers quite like Main gas boilers as they gave the brand a 3-star recommendation and believe the boilers are fairly easy to fix and service. However, customers gave Main boilers only 2 stars, which is a little worrying to say the least. The overall Which brand score for Main boilers is 48% and while this is much lower than some leading brands, such as like Worcester Bosch, it isn’t the worst score we’ve ever seen.
Below, you can find the brand data results for Main gas boilers, which we sourced from the Which? website.
Main Gas Overall Score
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All scores in the table are based on a Which? test conducted in September 2020.
Main Boiler Range
Feel free to use our table below to compare Main boiler models, efficiency ratings, typical prices and more.
|MODEL||TYPE||DIMENSIONS||MAX FLOW RATE||OUTPUT||EFFICIENCY RATING||TYPICAL PRICE|
|Eco Compact Combi 25||Combi||H – 700 mm W – 390 mm D – 285 mm||10.2||25kW||A – 90% AND ABOVE||£515|
|Eco Compact Combi 30||Combi||H – 700 mm W – 390 mm D – 285 mm||12.2||30kW||A – 90% AND ABOVE||£540|
|Eco Compact System 15||System||H – 700 mm W – 390 mm D – 285 mm||N/A||15kW||A – 90% AND ABOVE||£620|
|Eco Compact System 18||System||H – 700 mm W – 390 mm D – 285 mm||N/A||18kW||A – 90% AND ABOVE||£700|
|Eco Compact Heat 15||Regular||H – 625 mm W – 370 mm D – 270 mm||N/A||15kW||A – 90% AND ABOVE||£720|
|Eco Compact Heat 18||Regular||H – 625 mm W – 370 mm D – 270 mm||N/A||18kW||A – 90% AND ABOVE||£760|
|Eco Compact Heat 24||Regular||H – 625 mm W – 370 mm D – 270 mm||N/A||24kW||A – 90% AND ABOVE||£795|
|Eco Compact Heat 30||Regular||H – 625 mm W – 370 mm D – 270 mm||N/A||30kW||A – 90% AND ABOVE||£830|
Main Boiler Quotes
To find the best deal on a Main gas boiler, you’ll need to shop around and get a few quotes from different local installers and national companies. Make sure you ask for fixed-price quotes that include the cost of both the boiler and the installation, then you can compare prices and find the most attractive quote. You must also only ever allow a Gas Safe registered engineer who has the correct qualifications to fit your new Main boiler, so don’t forget to check their ID card or the official register online before any work is carried out.Get Free Main Quotes