When is my first boiler service due

If you’ve recently had a new boiler installed, you might not have even thought about when is my first boiler service due. It is important you book your boiler in for a regular service to ensure everything is operating safely and efficiently. Most people know that a boiler needs servicing, but they may be unsure when it needs servicing. In this article, we answer your question “when is my first boiler service due”?

So, When is My First Boiler Service Due?

When is my first boiler service due? It is recommended that your first boiler service is due one year after the installation date in order to meet the terms for your warranty, but you should always check with the boiler manufacturer first to confirm. After your first boiler service is completed, you should then have it serviced every 12 months on an ongoing basis.

Booking your boiler in for an annual service will ensure that no new issues have arisen since the last service.

Importance of an Annual Boiler Service

Many people overlook the importance of having an annual boiler service and don’t get their boilers checked regularly. It is important you have a regular service in order to maintain your boiler’s performance and minimise the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning.

There are three mains reasons you should get an annual boiler service these are:

  1. Safety – One of the most important reasons why you should get an annual boiler service is to keep you and your family safe. There are several factors within a boiler that have the potential for risk such as a gas leak, carbon monoxide, a water leak and electricity anything which could cause a potential spark.
  2. Efficiency – New boilers are highly efficient so, it’s important you keep its efficiency because a boiler which isn’t operating to full efficiency will cost you more money on your heating bill. Having an annual boiler service will ensure your boiler is performing at its full efficiency.
  3. Warranty – When you purchase a new boiler, it will come with a warranty which can vary from 2 years up to 10 years depending on the manufacturer and who installed your new boiler. In the small print of your terms it will state that you must have your boiler serviced annually in order to keep the warranty valid. This is standard within the boiler industry in order to promote safety and efficiency.

During your boiler service, a Gas Safe engineer will carry out several checks and tests on your boiler to ensure it is operating safely, effectively and efficiently: without any issues. A boiler service will help to reduce the risk of boiler breakdown and help lengthen its lifespan. Read our boiler service checklist to find out what a gas engineer looks for during a typical boiler service.

For more information read our 5 reasons to book an annual boiler service.Book Your Boiler Service in with Woods Building Maintenance

Book your annual boiler service in with Woods Building Maintenance. To arrange your boiler service please call us on 0330 3530 365 or contact us online. One of our friendly helpdesk advisers will book your boiler service in for a date and time which is suitable for you and will minimise disruption to your day.

All our Gas engineers are qualified, knowledgeable on a range leading boiler brands and are on the Gas Safe Register so, you can have peace of mind all boiler services carried out by our engineers are completed safely and efficiently to the highest standard.

Reactive Maintenance Company

Woods Building Maintenance is a reactive maintenance company based in Wakefield, West Yorkshire. We offer a range of reactive maintenance services to both domestic and commercial properties throughout the North of England. Our maintenance services are available 24/7, 365 days a year supported by our own 24/7 helpdesk.

The services we offer include:

  1. Reactive maintenance
  2. Gas services
  3. Plumbing services
  4. Electrical services
  5. Glazing and locks services
  6. Drainage services
  7. Maintenance services
  8. New boiler installation

Here at Woods Building Maintenance, we pride ourselves on delivering exceptional reactive maintenance services at the lowest possible price without compromising on quality. From the moment you contact one of our friendly helpdesk advisers, you will receive first class customer care. Our helpdesk operates 24/7, our advisers are always available to take your call and answer any questions you may have.

If you require any of reactive maintenance services, please contact us on 0330 3530 365 or simply contact us online with your request.


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