Boilers rely on natural gas, oil, electricity, propane, or wood to generate hot water or steam that’s then used to heat your home. Since there are so many different types of boilers available, choosing one can be a confusing and difficult process. You can count on our friendly, courteous team to help you find the right boiler for your home and your budget.
Boilers that aren’t the right size for your building or don’t have enough energy efficiency aren’t going to work properly and could dramatically increase your energy bills. Additionally, you want your new boiler to be installed correctly. If any mistakes were made, the unit may not operate well or even at all. It could also pose a serious threat to you and your family’s safety.
You can rely on the pros at Ice Age Mechanical to service and install your new unit quickly and correctly. We’re experienced with many different makes and models, and we take the time to ensure everything is operating exactly as it should be.
The Benefits of Boilers for Your Home
Boilers have many benefits when compared to other heating systems like furnaces and heat pumps. Here are some of their advantages:
- Boilers are considered a cleaner form of heating because they don’t produce dust particles or other allergens
- Heat isn’t travelling through ductwork and vents, which allows it to be dispersed more evenly
- Boilers operate more quietly than forced air systems
- Boilers typically have lower operating costs
- Boilers are environmentally friendly
- Boilers are easier to install
We’re confident that you’ll enjoy the energy efficiency and clean, warm air produced by your new boiler!
Experts in Boiler Repairs
Many people rely on boilers in Fort McMurray to heat their homes. If you experience a problem with your boiler, you can always call us for repairs. Whether your boiler is leaking, not producing hot water or there’s backflow from a cross connection, we can remedy the situation. Other common boiler problems include:
- Frozen piping
- The boiler suddenly shuts down
- The pilot light keeps going out
- Gurgling or whistling noises are coming from the unit
It’s important that you call us right away because these problems aren’t just inconveniences for you, they can quickly cause serious damage to your home and your heating unit, possibly even leading to its complete failure. The sooner we can examine your boiler, the better.
Regular maintenance will help prolong the lifespan of your boiler and reduce the number of repairs required. We recommend routinely inspecting your vents and flues for any blockages, monitoring the unit’s water level, lubricate moving parts, and removing dust buildup from boiler parts, especially the fan.
Schedule Service with Ice Age Mechanical
Clients trust us to service and install their boilers because of our advanced knowledge of these heating systems. You can also take advantage of our 24-hour on-call emergency service, which can be arranged by calling 780‑880‑9151. If you would like to request a quote for a new boiler, please contact our team today!