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Boiler repair or replacement?


Generally speaking, there are three things to consider when going for a boiler repair or replacement in London. It includes the age of the boiler, its efficiency and the availability of parts for the boiler. This is because the older the boiler, the more likely it is to have issues. These issues would make it less efficient and getting hold of parts will be hard to come by. Whether you need a new boiler or not is determined by a professional. In other words, an expert in the field. Check out the above video where our expert, Leon, explains further. If you reside in North London and require a new boiler, you may refer to our boiler installation North London service page to explore the services of our boiler engineers.

When you hire Boiler Solutions for your boiler repair or replacement in London, you’ll always get the best option. If the boiler is old, inefficient, or is malfunctioning, then it’s the right time to get a new one. Newer boilers are more reliable and have a higher energy efficiency rating. Additionally, you will get a manufacturer’s warranty with a new boiler from 5 to 10 years. That is rather a benefit if you opt for a new boiler.

You shouldn’t have a problem with breakdowns in future, if you’re going to get an annual service while taking care of your boiler, particularly if you will have a new one. For a specific problem related to boiler repairs such as replacing a boiler circulator, check out our blog and learn more. To stay updated on plumbing related services, you can also check out the Walthamstow Plumber site for more information. 

Boiler Servicing and Maintenance

We believe that your safety and the safety of your home is of utmost importance during a boiler service or any other gas appliance-related work. Our customer-first approach is what has allowed us to build up a stellar reputation over the last decade. The only way to ensure that your boiler or appliance is functioning efficiently and safely is with regular maintenance and professional servicing, which are usually carried out annually. There are a number of reasons to get a yearly service.


Handling boiler parts – boiler repair or replacement

Boilers are fairly complex, and there are many parts that can go wrong. All of these parts are replaceable, as long as they are still available from the manufacturer. Remember that only gas-safe registered engineers are allowed to legally carry out gas work. You should never remove the case of your boiler to access parts yourself. On the contrary, stay updated on why you need a professional to help you sort these types of issues, especially in areas such as emergency boiler repairs London.

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We cover all of London - from Wandsworth to Westminster and Brixton to Bromley and everywhere in between. If you’re looking for a boiler service in London then you’ve come to the right place. Boiler Solutions is one of London’s leading plumbing and heating companies.


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What can go wrong with a boiler?

The three main problems you will have in your boiler are either going to be electrical, aquatic, or mechanical. Whether the part can be replaced will depend on the age of your boiler, as well as its make and model. There would be a few common areas where problems can take place with a boiler. These include the circulating pump, the printed circuit board and the heat exchanger for your hot water. Other elements could also include the pressure relief valve, the expansion vessel, as well as fans and gas valves. Alongside this, do also lookout for segments such as air source heat pump servicing in London.

Aside from obvious part failures which stops your boiler from working altogether, there may be signs where other parts may be on the way out too. For example, perhaps water is not heating up as quickly as it used to or maybe you’re starting to hear banging and whistling noises from your boiler. Other key indicators that something could be wrong include leakage or dripping from the boiler, the pilot light continuously going out, or poor water pressure.

To learn more about how long it might take for you to get a boiler fixed, read our blog.