Maintenance on Boilers in Maple Ridge

Maintenance on Boilers in Maple RidgeHigh Mark Plumbing can perform maintenance on boilers in Maple Ridge. Boilers have many functions – they can be simple hot water heaters, they can be part of a heating system and – at one time – even the means of powering mechanical systems.

A boiler needs proper maintenance in order to function correctly. That means cleaning out the sludge that can accumulate, checking the inner walls, the safety valves and the zinc strip that attracts corrosive elements in the water. It also means checking the thermostats, and the heating devices. In olden times, before safety valves and similar devices were clearly understood, primitive boilers sometimes burst with disastrous results. Fortunately, modern boilers are much better behaved – as long as they receive correct maintenance. Water boilers can be heated in a variety of ways – although the most common are gas and electric. Boilers were once heated by lighting wood or coal fires under them. Modern boilers can receive solar assist with heating up – in some areas, very effectively. Steam boilers can be used to generate electricity if correctly configured – just as they can be used to power engines. Boilers are actually pretty amazing – especially if they are correctly maintained.

High Mark Plumbing can take care of maintenance on boilers in Maple Ridge. Just give us a call at (604)945-6060 to schedule your service appointment. Boilers have so many uses – it would be a shame to allow yours to become dysfunctional due to lack of repair. We are ready to take care of your boiler, and to get it ready for another year of service. Incidentally, some boilers just produce hot water. With summer coming up, that can be pretty important – especially after a morning of work or play.