Boiler Service in Dartford

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Professional Boiler Service and Maintenance

Your boiler works on-demand all year round, no matter what the weather conditions. This keeps your home warm and your water hot. And just as with your car or another piece of equipment, your boiler needs routine maintenance and safety inspections in order to perform at its best.

Looking for a professional engineer to help your boiler work properly and as efficiently as possible? We at Gas Boiler & Heating Repair can help you with this task. Our company is based in Bromley aand provides a wide range of boiler and heating services in South London and Kent – including Dartford. We have a team of trained and fully qualified technicians who can help you keep your boiler and heating system in excellent condition.

What services do we offer?

You can count on us to provide assistance regardless of whether your boiler just needs an annual check-up or if there is a problem that needs to be fixed. Here are the services we offer.

  • Annual boiler service
  • Big strip down boiler service
  • Complete Gas and Electric boiler service
  • Emergency boiler service (24 hours)
  • Gas safety inspection checks.

Our trained and qualified engineers are able to inspect and repair various boiler brands and types. We provide professional services in Dartford for combi boilers, Vaillant and Ariston boilers as well as boiler brands such as Baxi, Keston, Worcester Bosch, Ideal, Glow-worm, Potterton, etc.

24 Hour Emergency Boiler service

Our Gas Safe registered and accredited boiler engineers are on call for you – 24/7 for all your urgent boiler servicing needs.

We offer emergency boiler repairs and services in Dartford. All our local engineers are Gas Safe registered and fully qualified to provide services like central heating installation, electrical heating, and gas cooker servicing. Our emergency service helps you in an urgent situation when your boiler breaks or your hot water or central heating system is not working.

How do you know if your boiler needs repairs? Here are a few signs it might be time to call in an expert as soon as possible.

  • You are experiencing mechanical problems like a thumping or scraping noise.
  • You can smell gas near your boiler or around your property.
  • Your boiler is not heating to the designed temperature or the thermostat is malfunctioning.
  • You notice an ignition failure when your boiler is starting.
  • There is water leaking from your heating system.

Your safety should always be your first priority. So if you encounter any of the problems described above please get in touch with us and we will send you an expert heating engineer as soon as we can. Our service is available 24 hours.

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Annual Boiler Service

Servicing your conventional or combi boiler annually is vital for the safety of your family and to ensure all your heating and hot water needs are met in an efficient, reliable manner. You can trust our team of trained professionals to handle this task efficiently and effectively.

This is what our comprehensive boiler service entails.

  • Our first step is to visually inspect your appliance for leaks, corrosion, and other problems.
  • We take the burner apart to examine it. We will check it for any cracks and defects. In addition, we will clean the burner and replace the seal before putting it back in place.
  • Our technicians will take care of your boiler’s main components. We will remove any debris from the heat exchanger, as well as clean properly the condensate trap and magnetic filter.
  • We will also check the condensate system to make sure no leaks are present. The boiler’s ventilation system will also be examined.
  • We will evaluate the water quality and perform flue gas analysis to ensure your boiler is operating at its optimal level.
  • We will also do all of the gas safety checks so you can rest assured that you and your family are secure.

By using our annual service, you will ensure that your manufacturer’s warranty remains valid. In addition to that, we provide a service warranty to make sure our customers are satisfied. It can last from three to twelve months depending on the certain situation.

One-Off Boiler service

If you are experiencing any issues with your boiler, such as a drop in heating efficiency or strange noises, it’s important to have it checked out as soon as possible. Ignoring these issues can lead to more significant problems down the line, and in some cases, could even lead to the need for a full replacement of your boiler.

This is where our one-off boiler service comes in. Our team of highly trained and experienced technicians can provide a comprehensive inspection of your boiler to identify any potential problems or areas of concern. We can help you with any issue you may be experiencing, whether it’s a broken boiler, a heating or boiler system that needs power flush, or replacement of radiator valves.

During the inspection, our technician will ask you about the problem you are experiencing and then perform a thorough examination of your boiler, following all the steps listed in the section above (annual boiler service). Our technicians will do their best to resolve any problems with your boiler and central heating, ensuring that your system is running as efficiently and safely as possible.

The benefits of having a one-off boiler service are numerous. First and foremost, it ensures that your boiler is running safely and as efficiently as possible, helping you avoid any potential breakdowns or leaks that could be costly to repair. Additionally, having a one-off boiler service can help extend the lifespan of your boiler, saving you money in the long run by delaying the need for a full replacement.

At Gas Boiler & Heating Repair, we are committed to providing our clients in Dartford with the highest level of service and expertise. Contact us today to schedule your one-off boiler service and experience the peace of mind that comes with having a safe and efficient heating system.

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We're located at 49 Pendragond Road Bromley Kent BR1 5JZ but we service London and especially South London and Kent. Give us a call for any boiler services and emergency boiler break downs in Dartford.

Gas and Electric Boiler Service

In addition to performing annual gas safety checks and gas boiler servicing, we also provide maintenance and boiler repairs in Dartford for electric boilers. Just as with a gas boiler, electric heating and hot water products require regular checking and maintenance by professional heating engineers.

Even though annual servicing is optional for electric boilers, it is still highly recommended. It is essential not only because it will keep the boiler running smoothly, but also as a means of keeping it safe.

You can rely on our heating engineers to perform a thorough safety check, inspection and test of all your boiler’s major components. You can also call us in the event of a boiler breakdown. Count on our dedicated team of technicians to assist you with boiler repair and keep your heating and hot water running without problems.

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Gas safety inspection checks

Our company can legally carry out a gas safety inspection check at your property. Such an inspection must be done every year only by qualified gas engineers. But unlike annual boiler service which is specific to your boiler, an annual gas safety check is done to ensure that all of your gas appliances are running safely and properly.

What to expect from our gas safety check service?

  • Checking the gas meter to ensure there are no gas leaks
  • Checking the smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detector
  • Checking the operation of your boiler through a flue gas analyser
  • Checking the readings and adjusting your boil if needed
  • Checking the gas cooker and gas fire to ensure their safe operation.

As a professional boiler and central heating company, we are able to complete both tasks, boiler service and gas safety inspection check, in just one visit. All work will be done by a Gas Safe registered engineer.

Why is it important to get your boiler serviced annually?

  • To keep your boiler’s warranty valid. If your boiler is still covered by warranty, you must have it serviced. If you do not do it, your boiler warranty is null and void. Certain boiler warranties can only be claimed if you adhere to the manufacturer’s servicing instructions.
  • To ensure your boiler is working at its most efficient. It is essential that your boiler works at its most efficient from an environmental as well as from an economical point of view. A faulty boiler can waste energy.
  • General peace of mind. It is one of the most common reasons why people call boiler and heating professionals. You want to make sure you, your family, and your loved ones are safe. You want to make sure your boiler operates properly and safely.
  • To avoid costly repairs. A boiler service should be performed annually. Even though it may seem counterintuitive to have a boiler service performed on something that is currently working perfectly, doing so can aid in the early detection of any possible problems. Thus, you will be able to avoid more costly repairs.

How much does a boiler service cost in Dartford?

For homeowners with gas boilers, there are generally two kinds of boiler service plans available – annual boiler service and one-time boiler service. Annual boiler servicing contracts are normally priced between £80 and £250. They also cover the cost of a broken boiler diagnostic. For a one-time boiler service in the UK, you can expect to pay £80 to £180 depending on the problem you have.

There are some factors that may significantly affect the cost of the boiler service and we will list them below.

Reason for requesting boiler service. There is no specific reason as to why your boiler might need servicing. Common complaints or concerns regarding boilers are: boiler pressure is frequently lost; the boiler shuts off suddenly; there are cold spots on the radiator; concern about boiler safety; and higher heating bills than normal.

Your location. The price of boiler repair will vary depending on where you live. For big cities like London, there tend to be higher rates than in the countryside.

The number of appliances. You can save money on your total fee if you have more than one gas appliance on your property since the engineer can inspect all of them at the same time.

If you want to know more about our prices or need an accurate estimate for any of our services then please contact us. We are proud of our fair and transparent pricing.

Types and Boiler Brands We Work With

Throughout the years, we have worked with different hot water systems and boiler brands, both electric and gas. We continue to upgrade our know-how as newer technologies emerge on the market.

Here are some of the types and brands of boilers and appliances our Gas Safe registered engineers are familiar with and provide repairs and servicing for:

  • Worcester Bosch
  • Vaillant
  • Ideal
  • Baxi
  • Glow-worm
  • Potterton
  • Keston
  • Ariston
  • Main
  • Ferroli
  • Vokera
  • Biasi
  • Alpha
  • Ravenheat
  • Viessmann

Why choose us for boiler servicing in Dartford?

  • We offer a wide range of boiler and heating services. We offer yearly boiler service for both gas and electric boilers, plumbing, boiler installation and diagnostics as well as 24/7 emergency heating repairs and boiler repairs in Dartford. Our mission is to provide our clients with the best service whenever they need it.
  • We are able to deal with various boiler types and brands. Our company provides Vaillant boiler service and Worcester boiler service across Dartford. We also offer maintenance and repair solutions for boilers like Ideal, Baxi, Glow-worm, Potterton, Keston, Viessmann and many others.
  • We have a team of trained technicians and specialists on the gas safe register. We also have the necessary equipment to keep your boiler and central heating system in excellent condition. We can perform a safety check inspection and provide you with a gas safety certificate.
  • We are available 24/7 for emergency situations. We can respond quickly even at short notice if you are experiencing an emergency with your boiler or heating. Our heating engineers will handle your boiler repair with the utmost care, ensuring it runs properly and safely.
  • Your service will be backed by a warranty. If you still have a boiler warranty left from the manufacturer, we will assist you in keeping it in force. Furthermore, we will provide you with a service warranty of three or twelve months to give you extra peace of mind. All of our work is guaranteed for this period.

If you are looking for boiler services & boiler repairs in the local Dartford area do not hesitate to give us a call or fill out our contact form. The areas we currently service include South London, Greater London / Kent – Bromley, Beckenham, Lee, Sidcup, Lewisham, Hither Green, Chislehurst, Petts Wood, Greenwich, Croydon, Dartford, Blackheath.

Our Service Area

If you live in a different area, like South West or East London, South East London or in the Greater London area as well as parts of Kent, and you are not sure whether we provide our services there, be sure to submit your request to us via email, our contact form or phone. Our polite personnel will give you more details.

Frequently Asked Questions

Based on the law Uk your gas or oil boiler must be serviced every 12 months. This can be done only by Gas Safe registered engineers. Annual service is essential for the proper and safe work of the boiler.

Annual boiler maintenance is not required by law for homeowners who do not rent out their homes. However, for your own piece of mind, it is advised that you perform frequent boiler inspections. It is required for those who rent out their property to have their gas appliances tested by a registered Gas Safe engineer once a year.

It is best to service your boiler once a year or whenever you detect a problem. If you have a new boiler, it is recommended that you inspect it once a year. If you believe your boiler is not working properly, please contact our heating and boiler professionals.

Boiler servicing often include removing, examining, and cleaning the boiler’s primary components, such as the main burner, heat exchanger, flue ways, and ignition electrodes. The specialist performing this service will check that the equipment is fit for purpose and free of visible flaws.

You are not required by law to get your boiler serviced before selling your home. However, there’s no doubting that it’s an excellent sales presentation. A well running boiler can surely raise the value of your home, as it may become pricey for a buyer if not properly maintained.

Yes, in the UK, landlords are liable for maintaining and repairing the boiler, the central heating system, the pipes, etc.

In addition to putting your boiler at risk, neglecting to service it on a yearly basis also puts your family’s and your home’s safety at risk. Your boiler may become less efficient, consuming more energy, and being more likely to fail.

Looking for More Information on Gas and Heating Services?

If you can’t find the information you came for, get in touch with us today and ask away. You can request a visit from our gas and heating engineers in London. If you have other issues around the house, don’t forget that we also offer central heating services, boiler installations, emergency plumbing, drains and blockages service, gas safety checks and inspections.

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