Fort Greene Boiler Services
Petri Plumbing is a plumbing service that offers an array of products and services. We are determined to resolve home plumbing issues with timing and accuracy in mind. Among our array of products and services, we provide the installation and repairs of boilers. A fully functional boiler will enable a household to keep the warmth it needs throughout its entire infrastructure.
What is a Boiler?
We hear the term boiler quite often, but what is it? Contrary to its name, these basement dwelling units do not actually boil water. Instead, they heat water to a viable temperature so that its generated heat can be used throughout a household for the basic sustenance of heat. There are other methods to achieve this, but the boiler system is reliable and has so far stood against the test of time.
By holding water inside of its basin, the boiler can then heat it with either a flame underneath or by a metal rod heated and extending within the water source. Once water is properly heated to an average of 180 Fahrenheit, it will be transferred into a piping system that helps to get it to where it is needed. Because this water is able to now travel, heat will do so as well.
This heat will travel through pipes and reach rooms where a consistent flow of water from the boiler to the room and back to the boiler will keep temperatures from fluctuating. The result is a constant temperature in every room when a system is properly running.
Does My Boiler Require Maintenance?
It is very easy to overlook the necessary maintenance needed to keep a boiler operating adequately. The boiler itself is rarely seen and its piping system is also hid from plain view. Nevertheless, it is necessary to troubleshoot some common boiler issues that are inevitable and worsened when never considered.
You can be sure that a boiler is having challenges in functioning when bills have increased in cost, irritable noises become constant, water becomes tinted or if the time it takes to heat a space seems to have been prolonged. When these shortcomings occur among many others, be sure to contact us for a further diagnosis and an adequate solution.
What Size Boiler Do I Need?
Size can be another aspect that is overlooked when purchasing a boiler system for a home. Just remember, by not having the right size, cost will increase. It is not worth having a boiler either too big or too small. Finding the right size for your boiler will come by measuring British thermal units. Ensure that 50 Btu are available for every square foot of space in a home or other construction.
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We know how important it is to maintain the comfort of a home and the boiler system is an important asset to the objective of consistent and reliable warmth. If yours is malfunctioning, call us at (718) 748-1254 for Fort Green boiler service.