They are prone to develop small faults – be it less energy efficient, a part wearing down, or the occasional judder and protest when we use more than our usual amount of hot water.
These issues, if ignored, will lead to more serious problems with your oil boiler, such as leaks, break downs, significant damage to your own home and even dangerous leaks, that could threaten the safety of you and your family.
Regular maintenance by a qualified, professional Oftec registered engineer will not only find any faults and repair them efficiently, but also put your mind at rest.
A regular check of your oil boiler may seem like another unwanted expense, but the price of a full in your home, not to mention the damage that a malfunctioning poorly-maintained boiler can do to your property, can run much higher.
Often issues occur in oil boilers at the end of the summer months, when boilers are again switched on to find that, due to under use, the parts have often seized. This means that the peak times for boiler engineers are at this time, and often right through winter to February. It is recommended, therefore, that you should service your boiler annually, between the months of February and October when firms are quieter, to ensure you receive the best value for money from your service.
Oil Fired Boiler Servicing
Oil fired boiler manufacturers recommend that you have your boiler serviced annually. Servicing your boiler not only keeps it functioning correctly, an annual service will also ensure that no hazards to health arise from poor combustion such as odourless and toxic carbon monoxide [co] gas. Our annual service will ensure that your boiler is running safely and efficiently for you.
An annual service will:
An annual service includes:
This is only a sample of and not the complete list of servicing procedures.