AddHeat are oil boiler service & repair experts based in Cheadle, Stockport, covering Cheshire and Manchester too. We also offer expert oil boiler installations.
We’re experts in oil fired boilers and are OFTEC registered. Oil boilers require servicing & maintenance, giving your oil boiler a service once a year helps it to stay free of breakdowns and operate efficiently, saving you money in the long run.
What Does an Oil Boiler Service Cost?
Our OFTEC Oil Boiler Service costs £110 + VAT.
Do Oil Boilers Need Servicing?
If an oil boiler isn’t serviced regularly, long term damage can occur due to a build-up of residue on the baffles which are an internal part of an oil boiler (baffles are designed to support tube bundles, increase maximum efficiency and direct the flow of fluids through the boiler).
During the oil boiler combustion process the baffles will become clogged as deposits build up on the internal surfaces of the boiler – these can then decrease boiler efficiency. If this is left for years it can sometimes be impossible to remove the baffles without destroying them. Replacement baffles can be costly, therefore regularly servicing your boiler can save you money in the long run.
If your boiler is not serviced annually, it is at higher risk of breaking down and costing you more money.
When servicing your oil boiler our oil heating engineers will also have be able to check for any parts of the boiler which may need replacing. An early warning of boiler parts wearing gives you the chance to replace them early and avoid costly boiler breakdowns – or worse – for example, a boiler replacement at short notice when a heat exchanger unexpectedly fails.
The boiler service will take about 40 minutes.
We are OFTEC Registered
OFTEC is the Oil Fired Technical Association. They are recognised by the Government, oil companies, heating appliance and tank manufacturers as being the acceptable trade body in technician training & assessment for the domestic heating, oil distribution and commercial oil firing industry.
For the oil industry in England and Wales, OFTEC registered technicians are the only people defined as competent and able to self-certify their work without the need for informing the local building control department.
What is a boiler service?
A boiler service is a manual inspection conducted by a plumber or engineer. They will inspect your boiler for any potential faults or issues and service particular parts within it, helping to catch any problems before they result in a major break down or could pose a potential safety risk.
Our Home Emergency Cover is a year-round cover designed to to help keep your home and hot water warm and working.
Whether it’s your boiler, central heating, plumbing or electrics, our boiler and central heating cover helps you avoid the unexpected costs of breakdowns. An annual boiler service is included with all our Home Emergency Cover products.
Know your gas safety responsibilities and protect your tenants.
As a landlord you should be aware that you are responsible for the safety of your tenants. Your legal duties apply to a wide range of accommodation occupied under a lease or licence, including (but not limited to):
- Residential premises provided for rent by local authorities, housing associations, private sector landlords, co-operatives, hostels
- Rooms, let in bed-sit accommodation, private households, bed and breakfast accommodation and hotels
- Rented holiday accommodation such as chalets, cottages, flats, caravans and narrow boats on inland waterways
Why Choose AddHeat?
Welcome to AddHeat – we are a local, family run business, installing over 500 boilers a year. We offer expert advice and quality workmanship within the heating industry and with our office and small showroom locally you can be sure we are never far away.
All of our employees are time served, experienced gas safe and/or OFTEC engineers so you can feel assured that you are in safe hands. We pride ourselves on our high standards of work – taking care of every detail to ensure that you are 100% happy with the services carried out. We are proud to be Gold level Worcester Bosch Accredited installers.