What kind of shower do I need for a combi boiler?

What kind of shower do I need for a combi boiler?

What kind of shower do I need for a combi boiler?
Thermostatic mixer showers
Thermostatic mixer showers are traditionally considered the best type of shower to pair with combi boilers. If somebody else in your household tries to use hot water while you’re showering, this can cause fluctuations in temperature as combi boilers can only produce so much hot water at a time.18 Jun 2020

What flow rate do I need for a combi boiler?

What flow rate do I need for a combi boiler?
10 litres per minute
Combi boilers need at least 10 litres per minute flow rate to operate. If you have less then you’ll either need a mains pump (which can increase it to 12 litres per minute) or a pressure accumulator tank.
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What showers are compatible with a combi boiler?

What showers are compatible with a combi boiler?
Combi boilers produce hot water at mains pressure, which means they are compatible to either a mains pressure balanced or thermostatically controlled shower. In contrast, when a regular boiler and cylinder is replaced with a combi boiler, any existing shower should be examined for suitability.
Can I turn mains water off and leave combi boiler on?
Can I turn mains water off and leave combi boiler on?
Combi boilers take water directly from the mains, so if you need to switch your water off, this will affect your appliance. You can continue to use your heating while the water is switched off, but you must not use your hot taps at all.1 Jun 2020