Having your boiler serviced annually can be beneficial to the lifespan of your boiler as well as potentially catching potential issues before they arise saving you from a hefty repair bill. Here are a few other reasons you should get your boiler serviced each year.
Boilers can start to lose their efficiency over time, having your boiler serviced can reduce this loss and hopefully save you some money on bills.
Spotting carbon monoxide leaks could save lives in your home.
Spotting issues that could later become a major fault further down the line.
More often than not a boiler service is required to keep your boiler under warranty.
Before listing what is involved in a boiler service we would like to stress that any work that is to take place on your appliance must be performed by a fully qualified and registered gas engineer. We would recommend asking to check the engineers ID card before work is carried out
Your engineer will look for signs of corrosion or faulty seals. They will also ensure that your appliance meets current standards.
Your engineer will inspect the components of your appliance as well as the seals ensuring that there are no CO leaks into your home.
Your engineer will ensure that there is no debris obstructing gas flow to and from your appliance. They will also attach a probe to your flue to test the gases being produced by your boiler.
Your engineer will ensure that there is enough gas being delivered to your appliance so that it will be working efficiently.
Your engineer will fire up your boiler to ensure that everything is working as it should be before leaving your property.
Your gas boiler should be serviced annually, this will ensure that the appliance is running safely and will also keep it under warranty in many cases.
If you are concerned that your boiler is not working correctly or efficiently it is advisable to get in touch even if your boiler service is not due for a service as there may be an issue that would not be picked up during a boiler service
Sean did a boiler service at my property.
He was punctual, polite and efficient.
He answered every question I had and was very knowledgable.