Boiler Services in Indianapolis, IN There are many types of home boiler systems that people rely on to keep their homes warm in the winter. Most boilers in Indianapolis, IN, are hot water or steam boilers, but there are also gas, oil, and combination boilers for the house. At Summers Plumbing Heating & Cooling, we can offer boiler services regardless of the type, including maintenance, repairs, and, when necessary, replacement. If your home utilizes a boiler for heating purposes, give us a call for assistance. We’ll always be here to help! Boiler Maintenance Boilers in Indianapolis, IN, have to be reliable, whether in a home or a public building like a school, church, or hospital. And even though boilers aren’t as popular as they once used to be, they still provide thousands of people in the area with comfortable indoor heating every winter. Yearly maintenance can go a long way in keeping a boiler running smoothly. One of our licensed technicians at Summers Plumbing Heating & Cooling can perform this annual maintenance by doing the following for your boiler system: Check electrical connections Clean the burner and boiler Validate safety components Verify the electrodes are in good condition Adjust the burner if needed Ensure pipes and condensate trays aren’t blocked Confirm seals are tight Keeping your boiler up and running safely while making sure you’re satisfied is our main focus. We’ll make sure your boiler is as energy-efficient as possible and prevent major issues before they happen. Boiler Repairs One significant advantage of boilers is their longevity, as they can easily last for 20 or 30 years with minimal repairs. Yet, sometimes boiler repairs can be trickier than repairing other appliances, which is why our technicians take the time to fully assess what’s happening when your boiler isn’t working well. Get in touch with us if you notice any of the following issues with your boiler system: An unsteady flow of water or steam through the unit An increase in your energy bills Loud clanking or banging noises when the boiler turns on A yellow or weak pilot light flame (usually, it’s blue) Sharing your observations with the Summers Plumbing Heating & Cooling technician will help them determine the root cause of the issue and how to solve it. Once we know the exact issue with your boiler, we can get it fixed for you and include a safety inspection to guarantee we’ve done everything correctly. Below are some of the most common boiler repairs we complete: Tube repairs and replacements Repairing external piping Welding cracks at leak points Fixing or replacing pumps Mending ductwork We’ll always do our best to provide these repair services in the most affordable way possible. Plus, if we believe your boiler is beyond repairs or will be more cost-effective to replace altogether, we’ll be upfront with you. Boiler Replacement Summers Plumbing Heating & Cooling understands the stress that can come with needing a boiler replacement and that it isn’t an easy decision to have to make. That’s why we’ll be with you every step of the way and assist you in any way we can to make the process easier. It all depends on the needs and use of your building. In some cases, the best option is to replace your current boiler with a newer, more energy-efficient model. Other times, it’s better to consider upgrading to a new type of system, such as a furnace or heat pump. If you decide to go with another boiler, we’ll recommend one with a high Energy Star rating. These boilers prioritize energy efficiency by consuming less fuel (whether oil or natural gas), making them more environmentally friendly and cost-effective than your old model. Frequently, older homes or buildings in Indianapolis, IN, need new boilers to utilize their existing piping and radiators; the only component of the system that will require replacement is the boiler itself. This possibility makes installation less expensive and time-consuming, something every property owner can get on board with! We’ll Keep You Warm! Indianapolis, IN residents know they can trust Summers Plumbing Heating & Cooling with all their boiler services needs. We have decades of experience in the area and will always match or beat our competitors’ rates, making us the best choice for everything from annual maintenance to total replacement. Also, we are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, because we understand plumbing, heating, and cooling emergencies can strike at any time. Give us a call to schedule maintenance or discuss a boiler repair or replacement.