Boilers

Is your boiler/radiator system performing properly?

Extend the life of your boiler system.

If you're experiencing issues, trust us to figure them out and restore your system back to good working order. 

If it's time to consider modernizing your heating, we'd be happy to help you find the right solution for you and your home.

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Troubleshooting your boiler system.

If you suspect something is seriously wrong, please book a service call.

To help you diagnose what might be going on, here are some typical issues boiler/radiator owners frequently experience and a list of common causes.

Low heat/no heat

  • Thermostat malfunction
  • Malfunctioning pilot light
  • Underpowered unit
  • Gas line issue
  • Thermostat malfunction
  • Heating element malfunction
  • Pump malfunction

Frequent shutoff

  • Thermostat malfunction
  • Malfunctioning pilot light
  • Underpowered unit
  • Gas line issue
  • Faulty thermostat
  • Malfunctioning safety valve
  • Gas line issue/blockage

Frozen pipes

  • Thermostat malfunction
  • Malfunctioning pilot light
  • Underpowered unit
  • Gas line issue
  • Unusually low water pressure
  • Weird smells
  • Frost on the water pipe

Noises: pops or dings

  • Thermostat malfunction
  • Malfunctioning pilot light
  • Underpowered unit
  • Gas line issue
  • Limescale buildup
  • Loose mechanical parts
  • Malfunctioning

Uneven heat distribution

  • Thermostat malfunction
  • Malfunctioning pilot light
  • Underpowered unit
  • Gas line issue
  • Sludge buildup at the radiator
  • Air bubbles at the radiator
  • Improperly adjusted or failing radiator valves.
  • Inconsistent home insulation or improper radiator installation

Pilot light going out

  • Thermostat malfunction
  • Malfunctioning pilot light
  • Underpowered unit
  • Gas line issue
  • Gas line blockage
  • Thermocouple malfunction
  • Failing ignition or pilot unit

Leaking or dripping

  • Thermostat malfunction
  • Malfunctioning pilot light
  • Underpowered unit
  • Gas line issue
  • Pressure valve issues
  • Failing pump and pressure seals
  • Pipe corrosion
  • Improper installation

Decreased efficiency

  • Thermostat malfunction
  • Malfunctioning pilot light
  • Underpowered unit
  • Gas line issue
  • Dirty or clogged filters
  • Water leaks and/or air bubbles

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For a custom solution to your home, book a call with one of our experts to recommend the best approach for you and your home.

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Repairs and Servicing

If something's not working right, don't worry. We'll figure it out. Here are the types of repairs we regularly perform to make sure boiler systems are working to their full efficiency and safety.

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Still have questions?

Book a consultation with Brook.

Brook is an expert in all of Sterling's services and a wide range of HVAC, plumbing, and water and climate systems. He would be happy to discuss the unique context of your home or business and explore possibilities and solutions with you. 

Book a time or give him a call directly at the number below.
(204) 774-5050

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