4 Signs it's Time to Replace your Boiler

March 04, 2017

Is it time to replace your new boiler? Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning is here with some indicators to look for when choosing whether it’s time to buy a new boiler.

Age

If your condensing boiler receives standard maintenance, you can expect it to function about 15 years or longer. Cast iron boilers can last a lot longer, even up to 50 years with proper maintenance. If your condensing boiler is almost 15 years or your cast iron boiler is almost 50 years, it may be time to consider an upgrade.

Bills

If your energy bills are increasing or you’re having to service your boiler more often, it could be because it’s time to buy a new, more efficient boiler.

Discoloration

If you notice yellow flames on the gas burners and black soot on oil burners it could be a sign that the fuel is not burning correctly and could be producing carbon monoxide. If you see these issues or have any concerns about carbon monoxide in your home, you should call Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning or your gas company straightaway.

Comfort

If some of the areas in your home are too cool or too warm and you can’t seem to control them appropriately or get them comfortable, it could be that your boiler is no longer effective and you may need to look into upgrade alternatives.

Think it’s time to replace your boiler? Give Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning a call and we’ll come out and give you a no-charge in-home estimate!

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