Gas heating boilers are generally preferred to electric boilers by a lot of people. These boilers can often heat up a larger amount of water a lot quicker and in many places using gas to heat the boiler is also a lot cheaper and just generally efficient. However, with the gas heating boiler, there also come a few small issues; mainly that you need to get it serviced at least once every year. A lot of people try and avoid that responsibility and hope the boiler keeps working, but we will talk about why you definitely should get the boiler checked at least, if not more, than once every year.
So the first major reason you should get your gas using boiler checked up by a professional gas heating engineer Glasgow is because it can help you save your life. A few thousand people die every year in most parts of the developing world because of carbon monoxide poisoning because there is a gas leak in their boiler. Now normally this problem is something that happens with the boiler being on a long time, but many households keep the boiler on constantly. Getting it checked could help you save your own life and your family’s life.
Another reason is the money involved. Not a lot of people realize that using a gas boiler does not mean a constant use of gas. The way the supply is used is that the boiler tries to maintain a certain level of heat. Whenever it goes below that level the boiler uses more gas. This means a higher gas bill. Getting the boiler checked regularly means it works efficiently and does not need to use more gas to maintain a higher level of heat throughout the day despite leaks.