It is a great question because let us face it, if the boiler of yours is working but just is not working properly it also feels like an emergency for you. Nevertheless, it most definitely is an emergency in case you experience a complete boiler breakdown and also have no warm water or heating. Plus at a Grand Union Plumbing & Heating we realize that still if that is not the case… you nevertheless would like a quick reaction.
So what matters as an urgent situation?
An emergency call away for boiler repair is justified when it is a situation of safety & health for a home. in case you have the following, you require a seasoned as well as appropriately skilled engineer on website ASAP: when you’ve no warm water or maybe heating, especially in case you’ve kids that are younger or maybe it is throughout the winter; when you’ve to quit making use of it since the carbon monoxide monitor of yours has notified you to a problem; or perhaps, obviously, In case you are able to notice gas.
Nevertheless, with which said, we additionally understand that intermittent issues are able to create difficulties for any household. Hence we constantly wish to remain on site the moment we are able to, unless each engineer is out tackling an emergency; you will get what we are saying, eh? And so even in case it is just an issue that happens right now and again… we understand it also needs prompt attention.
Do I want a completely qualified heating engineer for an urgent situation boiler repair?
The quite short answer is yes, therefore we recommend you guarantee the individual who is going to look at the boiler of yours is a Gas Safe documented engineer, or even in case your boiler uses engine oil, they’re an OFTEC technician.
How fast will they switch up?
If it is an emergency repair, they’ll preferably be with you quickly, with the target of getting you also up and running within twenty four hours. Though remember certain issues are able to have a bit more, for instance in case the boiler of yours requires parts that have to be ordered with.
Common problems needing a seasoned engineer
Air flow in the system
Very low boiler pressure
Diverter valve failure
Symptoms suggesting there’s a problem
All kinds of items are able to happen which recommend you want a professional boiler engineer to get a look, even in case it is not an urgent situation. For example:
You are able to notice gas (this is an urgent situation, call 0800 111 999)
The water is hot though you do not have any heating
You’ve heating but no warm water in the taps of yours
You’ve neither warm water neither heating
The boiler of yours is leaking
The boiler of yours is making strange noises
The boiler of yours will not ignite
The boiler of yours switches off shortly or even keeps switching off
When you are experiencing these symptoms then we suggest that you phone a Gas Safe engineer quickly. A stitch on time saves 9, as they are saying, for with a little bit of TLC the boiler of yours could be fixed and all set up once again quickly, whereas in case you allow it very long and also you might need a complete replacement.
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