Your boiler needs to be serviced a minimum of once a year. This will keep your manufacturer warranty intact and our gas safe engineers will sign that off for you!
Your boiler keeps your heating on and your water hot. Why would you not service your boiler? Our winters can become extremely cold in the UK some argue the other 4 seasons too. You heating system will fail, if you do not service your boiler at the minimum. We recommend your entire heating system should be serviced for effectiveness but at the minimum your boiler needs to be serviced.
Your energy bills will be lower and performance will remain high. Your boiler will remain problem free for hopefully years to come. Put it this way, it is much cheaper servicing your boiler yearly, than repairing it every 2/3 years or replacing the entire unit.
Your Tiger Gas engineer will be thorough, ensuring your boiler is back to peak performance at every service. Every boiler service we carry out, is according to guidelines set out by the manufacturer and Gas Safe. We service all makes and models of combi boilers and other heating systems. We are professional, efficient and effective.
An annual service from a gas safe engineer is the minimum requirement from your manufacturer warranty. We can sign off your warranty to keep it valid. Your boiler will be at peak performance, your energy bills minimal and the risk of boiler failure low.
Want to check how much life your current boiler has left in it? If you are thinking of replacing your boiler it may be worthwhile to book a one time service. We can identify what problems persist, what will likely go wrong in the future and how much life is left in your boiler.
We can drain your heating system, have it water treated and balanced. This includes a chemical or powerflush. Your radiators will have never felt so effective. Your home will heat up significantly quicker. Your entire heating system will be be much more cost effective and powerful. This is important for the removal of magnetic sludge in your system. Every system should be flushed every 2-4 years. If it has been over 5 years since your system has been flushed we highly recommend a the powerflush. (recommended)
Ideally your boiler should be getting serviced every 12 months. This will keep your manufacturer warranty intact and keep your boiler safe from future problems.
Your boiler will strain every single day when you use your hot water and your central heating system. In the colder months your boiler works harder and has a much greater chance of breaking down. In the hotter months, your boiler is used less. Weeks of minimal activity may cause seizures or other common problems to occur. We recommend the best time of year to service your boiler is in Autumn or Spring.
Every boiler Tiger Gas install comes with a guarantee from the manufacturer. Most boilers come with a warranty of 5-10 years. The manufacturer requires you to service your boiler annually. This small investment of £70/year could potentially save you from hundreds being spent on a breakdown repair or damage significant enough to force thousands being spend on a boiler replacement.
We begin with a visual inspection ensuring the boiler and related pipework are installed and positioned correctly.
To ensure all components are performing optimally, we will remove the cover and begin cleaning and checking each component.
The engineer will check the following:
You will be informed if your boiler is not meeting any building and safety legislation and regulations during our checks. We will show you and explain to you exactly what and why. Any repairs or maintenance which needs to be undertaken will be explained to you before we go any further.
All parts in which a Tiger Gas engineer will use will be manufacturer approved. Typically for a boiler service, if everything goes well, will take up to an hour.
Yes. A boiler service extends the life of your boiler significantly. Every boiler is built to an extremely high standard and typically lasts 10-15 years. A small investment per year into servicing your boiler will mean your boiler will last. If you don't service your boiler; you will lose your warranty and may have to pay up to 20x the price of the service for a boiler repair.
A one off boiler service will provide you with a detailed guide of how efficiently and effective your boiler is running. If you are out of your warranty for whatever the reason may be. It could be that it has naturally expired or perhaps you have simply forgotten to service your boiler and it's become void. It happens, don't worry.
We can identify any problems your boiler may have and what is likely to go wrong in the near future. We pride ourselves in how we treat our clients. We want to build that relation with you.
If we think you could get another 5 years out of your boiler or whatever it may be. We will tell you.
If we think your boiler is on the brink of a major breakdown and it may be wise to think about replacing it. We will tell you. You will get an accurate timeframe of when this may occur and what your options are. Then it is up to you.
As soon as the boiler service has been completed. Your Tiger Gas engineer will update your manufacturer paperwork which you can view yourself.