If you have taken good care of your boiler with regular annual maintenance visits, then you probably haven’t had many problems with it; boilers are well-known for their few repair needs and their longevity.
When we advise our customers about their options for quality heating during the winter, we always emphasize one of the major advantages of installing a boiler: few repair needs. Unlike furnaces and heat pumps, boilers contain few moving parts, so they rarely fall prey to mechanical failures. However, boilers can still experience operating troubles, such as frozen pipes during heavy cold. The most common repair need that boilers experience is leaking.
If you have a boiler in your Durham Region home, whether five years old or thirty-five years old, it’s important that you know how to troubleshoot common problems that might develop. These issues, when they occur persistently can represent a major issue…
You don’t have to be a rocket scientist or a mechanical engineer to troubleshoot – and possibly diagnose – the problems with your boiler when its heating performance is erratic or non-existent in your Tyrone home.