As with all heating appliances, your oil boiler needs to be serviced regularly to ensure its operating efficiently and safely.
Most boiler manufacturers as well as the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) recommend an annual service, primarily on the grounds of safety but also to ensure reliability.
While soot build-up is not so much a problem with oil boilers, because of its clean burning characteristics, an annual service is still be recommended.
It’s vital that you only use registered technicians to service your oil boiler.
Only a registered technician will have the required competency and experience to adequately set up, repair and service your boiler. Registered technicians are also the only ones qualified to check if your boiler is correctly installed and operating in a suitable environment.
Gas Safe Engineering Ltd, offers a comprehensive oil boiler service to its customers. Our experienced RGIs carry out a number of tests to ensure your appliance is operating safely and efficiently. These tests may vary depending on the model of your appliance, but include the following: