At Hammond Plumbing, we know boilers. Whether you are seeking a boiler repair for your existing system or you think it’s time for a boiler replacement, you can depend on our skilled associates in Kitchener.
Because your boiler runs longer during the cooler months in Kitchener, it’s a good decision to schedule routine maintenance with Hammond Plumbing before then in order to avoid a boiler repair in the middle of winter.
Common Boiler Problems
- Your pilot light has gone out.
- You hear gurgling, whistling, banging and/or rumbling noises coming from your boiler or pipes.
- Your radiator isn’t heating or you don’t have hot water.
- Your boiler powers down often.
- Your thermostat is inexact.
- Your boiler system has decreased pressure.
- Your condensate pipe has frozen.
- Your pipes are leaking.
If you find yourself debating whether you require a boiler repair or a boiler replacement, we will assist you to decide the best option for you considering the age of your boiler, the ticket to repair it and how much money you could save with a more efficient system. If you decide you require a replacement, you can count on Hammond Plumbing for a stress-free boiler installation. And, thanks to ENERGYSTAR guidelines, you can be content your new boiler will be energy efficient, which is especially important for the Kitchener area. According to energystar.gov
, ENERGY STAR certified boilers have annual fuel utilization (AFUE) ratings of 87 percent or greater for oil boilers and 90 percent or greater for gas boilers. These boilers reach greater efficiency with features including:
- Electronic ignition, which removes the need to have the pilot light burning constantly
- New combustion advancements that mine more heat from the equivocal amount of fuel
- Sealed combustion that captures outside air to fuel the burner, decreasing drafts and improving safety
When you’re in need of boiler repair or a boiler replacement, call Hammond Plumbing at 519-894-3222
or request an appointment online. We’ve have the experience and the tools needed to provide you with hassle-free, quality service that you won’t find anywhere else.