Both oil and gas boilers must be serviced annually to make sure they are safe and work efficiently. Our friendly team of heating engineers are fully qualified and on hand to get your gas or oil boiler serviced and safe. Ensure optimal performance and safety of your central heating and hot water system with professional boiler servicing by Hartswood Heating.
What Is A Boiler Service?
A boiler service involves a thorough inspection and maintenance process to make sure your boiler is operating efficiently and safely. It involves professional heating engineers inspecting various components, cleaning, adjusting, and testing your boiler to prevent any potential issues and extend its lifespan.
Most importantly it ensures that your appliance is running safely. As part of a service we ensure your appliance is not producing any harmful gases that could present a problem
If your boiler is under warranty it is generally a condition of that warranty to have your boiler serviced at least annually
It’s a cost-effective way to catch any small problems that may be developing, before they become bigger problems
If your boiler isn’t set up or running correctly, it could be costing you more to run it than it should
Why Is It Important to Get Your Boiler Serviced?
Regular boiler servicing offers a range of significant benefits that contribute to the overall safety, efficiency, and longevity of your heating system. Here are reasons why it’s important to get your boiler serviced.
Keeps You And Your Family Safe
Prioritising boiler servicing ensures the safety of you and your family. A serviced boiler reduces the risk of carbon monoxide leaks, gas leaks, and other potential hazards. By detecting and addressing any potential issues during a service, our qualified engineers can give you peace of mind and a secure living environment.
If your boiler is under warranty, it is generally a condition that you must have your boiler serviced at least once a year.
By investing in regular boiler servicing, you can enjoy substantial long-term savings. A well-maintained boiler operates at maximum efficiency, resulting in lower energy consumption and reduced energy bills. It also detects any issues early on which can prevent them from escalating and turning into more costly repairs.
Prepares Your Home For Winter
Before the colder months arrive, a boiler service ensures your heating system is in optimal condition which can prevent you from getting cold. Servicing includes thorough checks and adjustments, ensuring reliable and consistent heat throughout your home when you need it most.
Extends its Lifespan
Regular maintenance significantly extends the lifespan of your boiler. During a service, our engineers inspect and clean vital components, preventing unnecessary wear and tear. By addressing any potential issues quickly, servicing helps to maximise the longevity of your boiler.
Legally Required For Landlords
If you’re a landlord, it’s essential to comply with legal requirements for boiler servicing. Annual servicing is a legal obligation for landlords, ensuring the safety of tenants in rented properties. By keeping up with the necessary servicing, you meet your legal responsibilities and provide a safe and comfortable living environment for your tenants.
What Does a Gas Boiler Service Include?
During a gas boiler service, our qualified engineers perform a comprehensive inspection and maintenance routine. This includes:
- Checking the boiler’s controls
- Inspecting and cleaning burners
- Checking for gas leaks
- Assessing flue performance
- Testing the overall efficiency of your boiler
Our service is designed to keep your gas boiler running safely and efficiently.
While a boiler service covers various essential components, it doesn’t include repairs or the replacement of faulty parts. If any issues or faults are detected during the service, our engineers will provide recommendations and a separate quotation for repairs, ensuring complete transparency.
Types Of Boiler Servicing We Offer
At Hartswood Heating, we offer a range of different types of boiler servicing. These include:
Oil Boiler Service
For customers with oil-fired boilers, we offer specialised oil boiler servicing. Our experienced engineers are equipped to handle all types of oil boilers, ensuring proper cleaning, inspection, and maintenance. With our oil boiler service, you can enjoy efficient and reliable heating for your home or commercial property.
Gas Boiler Service
Gas boilers require specific expertise and care. Our gas boiler service covers the maintenance needs of all gas boiler models to help keep your home warm and comfortable. We conduct a thorough inspection, cleaning, and testing to maximise your boiler’s performance, energy efficiency, and safety.
What Happens If My Boiler Has A Fault?
If a fault is found during your boiler service, don’t worry. Our team of engineers at Hartswood Heating is experienced in diagnosing and repairing boilers. Following your service, you can contact us for reliable boiler repair services to ensure your heating system is up and running as soon as possible.
Why Choose Hartswood Heating?
Hartswood Heating is the trusted choice for heating and boiler servicing in Brighton, Shoreham, and Sussex. Our highly qualified Gas Safe registered engineers deliver thorough servicing, providing peace of mind to our customers. As a reputable Which? Trusted Trader, we offer honest advice and reliable services. Contact us today to schedule a boiler servicing appointment.
Frequently Asked Questions
How often should I service my boiler?
Boiler servicing should be done annually to ensure optimal performance and safety.
How much does boiler servicing cost?
We offer fixed-price servicing on gas and oil boilers. Gas boilers £90+VAT (£108) – Oil boilers £130+VAT (£156), Get in touch to arrange your service today.
Do you offer commercial boiler servicing?
Yes, we offer to service for commercial boilers to ensure their optimal performance and safety in commercial properties.
How long can I expect my boiler to last with regular servicing?
Regular servicing can significantly extend the lifespan of your boiler. While the lifespan can vary depending on factors such as usage and maintenance, proper servicing can help ensure that your boiler operates efficiently and reliably for many years.