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Why Should I Service My Boiler Annually?

Your boiler is the hidden heart of your home, providing hot water and warmth throughout the year. Just like any other appliance, it needs regular maintenance to stay working safely and efficiently. That's where annual boiler servicing comes in. In this blog post, we tell you why it's so important to get your boiler serviced every year.

The importance of annual boiler servicing

You can think of a boiler service as a health check for your boiler. A qualified Gas-safe engineer will give your boiler a thorough inspection, checking for any potential problems, cleaning vital components, and optimising its performance. This not only keeps your home warm and cosy but also offers a wide range of other benefits:

Save money on repairs

A minor problem left unchecked can turn into a costly major breakdown further down the line. A regular service helps identify and fix small issues with your boiler before they escalate, saving you the hassle and cost of potential major repairs in the future.

Increased efficiency

Over time, boilers can accumulate dirt and dust, which means they must work harder to produce the same amount of heat as they once did. Annually servicing your boiler will clean and tune it, ensuring it runs at its optimum efficiency. This will translate to lower energy bills and a smaller carbon footprint, which is good for both your wallet and the planet!

Peace of mind

A faulty boiler left unchecked could lead to the emission of carbon monoxide, which is a silent and odourless gas that is poisonous to human health. Undertaking an annual service will ensure your boiler is vented properly and operating safely, giving you the peace of mind that you and your loved ones are protected from danger.

Extended lifespan

A regularly serviced boiler will last much longer than one that goes years without having a service! By catching and rectifying minor issues early on in development, you can prevent premature wear and tear, adding years to your boiler's lifespan - that means you'll be saving money on costly replacement, as boilers don't come cheap!

Find out more about annual boiler servicing

As we've outlined above, having your boiler serviced annually carries an enormous amount of benefits. We recommend all our customers book a boiler service as often as they can because we know more than most that a broken boiler, especially in the cold, winter months, is far from ideal!

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact East Midlands Boiler Servicing Ltd. We're always happy to help! Call us today at 07727663791 or 01773691000 or fill in our online contact form to book your annual boiler service!