As any experienced heating business knows, there are many different types of boilers used in homes and businesses today.
The most common type of boiler is the hot water boiler, which uses a system of pipes and radiators to circulate hot water throughout the building.
However, steam boilers are also frequently used in industrial settings. These boilers use a system of steam pipes to circulate steam throughout the building, providing heat for radiators and other devices. If your boiler is leaking, it is important to determine the source of the leak before attempting any repairs. In many cases, leaks can be repaired relatively easily. However, if the leak is coming from a seam or joint in the boiler, it may be necessary to replace the entire unit. It is best to get a few estimates and pick the best contractor for the job. One other option is to go with a tankless water heater so that you omit the use of the tank which removes the variable of a leaking tank. I’m not sure what they cost but you can do a little research to find out. It is not fun when you have no hot water especially when it is winter time and the water is very cold. Taking a shower in the winter with no hot water is no joke as I found out one time. Regardless of the cause of your leak, it is important to contact a qualified heating technician for assistance. They will be able to diagnose the problem and recommend the best course of action.