Boiler Repairs in Grand Rapids
Professionally Trained in All Types of Boilers
During the cold Michigan winters, it’s imperative for your boiler to work right to heat your home efficiently with all rooms staying comfortably warm. Having problems with your home or commercial business boiler can mean suffering in freezing temperatures. And for businesses, that can mean shutting down until the boiler repairs are handled. At Grapids Heating & Cooling, we have repaired many boilers over the years and we can do expert work on yours.
Common Grand Rapids Boiler Repairs
If you notice areas of your home where you’re not getting sufficient heat, give our Grand Rapids boiler repairs experts a call. There can be many different causes of the problem including leaky windows or doors, poor insulation in certain parts of your home, or a boiler that isn’t large enough to serve the square footage.
Here are some common things we will take a look at when inspecting your boiler:
- Worn boiler parts needing repair
- Boiler needing replacement
- Attic, wall, and other insulation leaks
- Improperly sealed duct-work leaks
- Thermostat malfunction or calibration needs
When we come to repair your boiler, we don’t just look at the surface problems, we look for the causes. This ensures you don’t have to call anyone back to make the right repairs. We service residential and light commercial boilers and offer high-efficiency boiler systems from quality manufacturers for replacement and new installations.
Can I Replace My Own Boiler?
It might be tempting to save money by replacing your boiler yourself. While not illegal to do so, it’s important that you have someone who licensed to install natural gas appliances. Given the dangerous nature of gas boilers, it’s best to leave it to the professionals at Grapids Heating & Cooling.
How do I know if my boiler needs replacing?
- It’s older than 15 years
- Boiler takes longer to heat up than it used to
- Your boiler’s pilot light is yellow instead of blue
- Your energy bill keeps rising
- Your boiler is leaking
Maintaining Your Boiler
All boilers, furnaces, and other heating equipment need regular attention, especially prior to the cold season. Keeping it in good shape helps you to be able to trust it during upcoming winter seasons. Seasonal tune-ups are done just prior to the need to use your boiler are important, as well as regular maintenance. Every homeowner or commercial business owner in the Grand Rapids area should have their boilers in great shape in order to save significantly on energy and keep warm throughout the home or business. Without the proper maintenance, customers risk spending 10% more on energy. With maintenance, the boiler will work as efficiently as the manufacturer designed it to do. Our goal is to ensure all components of the boiler are inspected and working properly. Call our Grand Rapids boiler repairs team for the help you deserve and available specials.
How Often Should I Replace My Boiler?
The average boiler lasts around 15 years, maybe longer if properly maintained and serviced. However, past this time, it’s probably time to replace the unit. That’s because the older your boiler get, the harder it works to keep up. This in result in increased energy bills, constant repairs, and lack of heat.
To learn more about our boiler maintenance plans or to schedule a boiler repair in Grand Rapids, contact us today at (616) 223-6777 or use our online form.
Great company. Highly recommended!!- Tom Senecal
I have never been more satisfied with a service company.- Lori Pastoor
I would hire them again!!- Tom F.
Prompt and professional.- Ben
I am very please with the efficiency and the installation of the furnace!- Gloria