ProTecBoilers - FAQ's

  • Is a leaking boiler an emergency?

    All leaks should be considered an emergency, though some will be classed as more severe than others any leak on a boiler will need to be dealt with immediately.

  • What is boiler cover? And do I need it?

    Boiler cover gives you the peace of mind that should anything ever go wrong with your boiler we are there to come and get the issue resolved. Boiler cover is not something you have to have but it can come in handy should your boiler break down as you will have a designated engineer to come and repair it and there will be no extra costs which means no unexpected bills! ProTecBoliers provide affordable boiler cover to customers in and around Leeds and Wakefield.

  • Can a boiler lose pressure without a leak?

    Almost all of the time when a boiler loses pressure it is down to a leak. Even if there are no visible signs of a leak there will be one somewhere. A gas safe engineer will be able to locate and repair the leak.

  • What causes boilers to stop working?

    There are many reasons why a boiler will stop working. A few common reasons include, low or high boiler pressure, gas supply issues, power cuts, faulty pilot light, frozen pipes, faulty internal components, or many other much more complex issues.

  • How much does a boiler service cost?

    Average prices for boiler servicing in the UK is £80 -£100 much dependent on what part of the country you live in.

  • How long is a boiler warranty?

    Boiler warranties vary between 2 – 12 years dependent on the manufacturer.

  • How long should a boiler last?

    The average life expectancy of a boiler is around 15 years, a boilers lifespan can out last this if it is a good quality boiler and regularly serviced.

  • How much will a new boiler cost?

    New boilers range in price dependent on the size and quality. A new boiler installation can cost anything between £1500 - £3000.

  • When should you get your boiler serviced?

    Every boiler should be serviced every 12 months, and the first service should be conducted 12 months after installation. This will also keep your boiler in warranty.

  • Who should I call to fix my boiler?

    You should always call a Gas Safe Registered engineer. Boiler repairs involve working with gas and only gas safe engineers are legally registered to do this safely. ProTecBoliers are gas safe registered engineers.

  • Get in Touch!

    If you are interested in any of our services in Wakefield, Leeds, Lofthouse or surrounding areas, then please contact us today on 01924 731 838. For new boiler installation, boiler repair or boiler servicing, we are there for you when you need us.