Boiler repair serviced based in Hornchurch

Boiler repair serviced based in Hornchurch

Fast, Reliable Boiler Repairs in Hornchurch, Romford & Dagenham

We understand a broken boiler is an emergency, so we prioritize prompt, reliable service. Our Gas Safe registered engineers will diagnose the problem efficiently and get your heat back on in no time. 

To book a boiler repair service with us, simply call our heating engineers on 08000282031 
or 01708444685 and we'll be happy to help.

Our Boiler Repair Services

With over 30 years of experience in the heating industry and full accreditations, we are confident in our ability to provide you with a professional service. For further peace of mind, please note that all of our engineers are Gas Safe registered and 

Based in Hornchurch, we are more than happy to offer this service throughout East London and Essex including nearby Romford and Dagenham.

Also covering boiler servicing

We also offer proactive boiler servicing to help you avoid costly breakdowns. When we carry out a boiler service, we will ensure that your boiler is safely operating. We can also help improve your boiler's efficiency, helping you potentially save money on energy bills each month. 

To book in a boiler service, please contact us today.

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Signs your boiler needs a repair

1. Strange Noises

One of the most common indicators that your boiler is experiencing issues is the presence of strange noises. You might hear unusual clanging, banging, or hissing sounds emanating from your boiler. These noises can be unsettling, but they are crucial warning signals that should not be ignored. Clanging and banging noises could be due to a buildup of sediment in the boiler while hissing sounds might suggest a leak or pressure problem.

2. Uneven Heating 

If you notice inconsistent warmth throughout your home, it's a clear sign that your boiler is not functioning optimally. Some rooms may be toasty warm while others remain chilly. This can result from issues such as blockages in the heating system or a malfunctioning thermostat. Uneven heating not only leads to discomfort but also indicates reduced energy efficiency.

3. Increased Energy Bills

A sudden and unexplained spike in your energy costs can be a red flag for boiler problems. If your usage patterns haven't changed significantly, but your bills have shot up, your boiler may be working harder than it should. This can be due to reduced efficiency caused by faulty components or poor maintenance.

4. Frequent Cycling

When your boiler turns on and off frequently, it's known as "short cycling." This behaviour can wear out the boiler's components faster and increase your energy consumption. Short cycling can result from various issues, including thermostat problems, overheating, or issues with the boiler's controls. It's crucial to address this problem promptly to prevent further damage.

5. Visible Leaks

Puddles or dampness around your boiler are clear indicators of trouble. Leaks can occur in different parts of the boiler system, from the pipes and valves to the tank itself. Ignoring leaks not only wastes water but can also lead to extensive water damage and even structural issues if left unattended.

6. Reduced Hot Water

If you find that you have an insufficient supply of hot water, it could be a sign that your boiler is struggling. A variety of factors, such as a faulty thermostat, sediment buildup in the tank, or a malfunctioning heating element, can lead to reduced hot water availability. This can be especially frustrating and inconvenient, particularly during the colder months when hot water is in high demand.

Boiler Repairs FAQs

Are there any warning signs that my boiler needs repair?

Yes, common warning signs include unusual noises, reduced heat output, and leaks. If you notice any of these issues, it's best to contact a professional boiler repair service.

Is it more cost-effective to repair or replace a boiler?

The decision to repair or replace a boiler depends on the extent of the damage and the age of the boiler. A professional assessment can help you make the right choice.

Can I perform boiler repairs myself?

While minor maintenance tasks can be done by homeowners, it's advisable to leave significant repairs to professionals to avoid safety risks and further damage.

How long does a boiler repair usually take?

The duration of a boiler repair can vary depending on the complexity of the issue. Simple repairs may take a few hours, while more extensive problems could take a day or more.

What can I do to extend my boiler's lifespan?

Regular maintenance, including cleaning, filter replacement, and maintaining the correct pressure, can significantly extend your boiler's lifespan.

Contact us today for a quality boiler repair service

If you need a boiler repair service of the highest quality, then please do not hesitate to contact the team at RDS Plumbing ltd. We'll be more than happy to help diagnose the fault your boiler is experiencing and from there provide you with a quality repair. If you have any questions for us, we'll be able to answer those for you and also provide you with our professional opinion. 

To get in touch, please give us a call at either 08000282031 
or 01708444685. Alternatively, please do not hesitate to contact us using our  contact form and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.

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