Boiler Repair Croydon

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Rowlen is Croydon's Premier Choice in Boiler Repair

Croydon, being the second largest borough in London, has plenty of varied activities for residents and tourists to enjoy such as wandering through the Surrey Street Market and seeing big name comedians and artists during a cultural evening at Fairfield Halls. With this bustling quality of life, a broken boiler can become a real source of inconvenience. This is why residents give utmost importance to a reliable heating service with reputation backed by long years of experience and positive feedback.

With over five decades of gas boiler expertise, Rowlen stands out for the exceptional boiler repair services performed by our fully qualified boiler experts. Our Gas Safe registered engineers delivers efficient service and comprehensive care in fixing boiler breakdowns and other issues, coupled with our transparent pricing, minimal disruption during service, and a customer-centric approach that ensures every Croydon resident receives the best possible service.

Rowlen is committed in offering energy-efficient solutions to various boiler brands and types, whether you own a conventional boiler or a combination boiler. This commitment extends beyond simple repairs, focusing on the overall energy efficiency of homes in Croydon, potentially reducing energy bills and helping you save money on your boiler and heating system expenses in the long run.

Choosing Rowlen means partnering with a trusted name in boiler and heating services in South London. All our engineers also provide honest and personalized advice for the recommended boiler services that fit your heating needs and budget requirements. Whether you’re in need of emergency boiler repairs, a new boiler installation, or simple regular servicing, our commitment to quality, safety, and customer satisfaction makes us the premier choice in South Croydon and beyond in keeping homes safe and warm no matter the season.

Arrange Your Boiler Repair With Rowlen


Step 1: Diagnose

Our in-house trusted gas engineers will assess your boiler and diagnose the fault


Step 2: Quote

The engineer will, explain to you the fault and provide you with a cost for the repairs


Step 3: Repair

Repair/Replace any faulty components to get you warm again


Step 4: Completion

Make sure your boiler is safe and is functioning efficiently

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Experience Rowlen's Comprehensive Range of Boiler Repair Services in Croydon

Choosing Rowlen as your partner in boiler care means getting to enjoy the perks of our comprehensive boiler services, tailored to ensure the efficiency, safety, and longevity of your home’s boiler system. We bring more than fifty years of experience to every service, offering Croydon residents peace of mind with our reliable heating solutions.

Here are the different boiler repair services that we offer at Rowlen:

Gas Boiler Repairs

Our boiler services extend beyond simple repairs; our Gas Safe heating engineers are skilled in addressing a wide range of gas boiler issues, including boiler ignition faults, leaking boilers, and problems with immersion heaters. We ensure that every broken boiler serviced by our team will be back to operating safely again and meets all your heating requirements.

Emergency Boiler Repairs

We understand that some boiler issues can’t wait, which is why we offer emergency boiler repair services in Croydon, available 24/7 to quickly restore warmth and safety to your home. Our emergency boiler repairs also cover all aspects of central heating system repairs, including fixing central heating pumps and addressing issues with central heating ventilation. To enhance the efficiency and longevity of your heating system, we provide central heating flushing services, ensuring your system operates at its best.

Specialised Heating Solutions

For homes in Croydon with underfloor heating systems, our local engineers offer expert underfloor heating repairs, ensuring even and reliable warmth throughout your property. Recognizing the importance of safety and prevention from the danger of carbon monoxide leaks, we conduct gas safety checks, which is also included when you book for our regular boiler servicing in Croydon.


How Much Does A One Off Boiler Repair Cost?

Our one-off repair services offer exceptional value for money, with costs varying based on your boiler type and location. Our office will ask a few simple questions to provide you with an accurate estimate.

Here is the standard cost of our boiler repair service in Croydon:

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Common Boiler Problems in Croydon

No matter the quality, all boilers are susceptible to problems over time. Each type of central heating system will inevitably face a boiler issue, or worse, a dreaded boiler breakdown.

However, it’s important to note that not every boiler problem is identical. Below are several frequent issues we come across during boiler repair services in Croydon and what these problems typically suggest.

Strange Noises

Unusual sounds like banging, humming, or whistling from your boiler often indicate underlying mechanical problems with heating systems such as airlocks, pump malfunctions, or worn components. With the best team of experienced engineers at your side, you can get your smooth, quiet boiler back in no time at all.

Decreased Efficiency

Decreased efficiency isn’t surprising with an old boiler. However, an inefficient boiler is the most common reason of a higher energy consumption, increased environmental impact, and higher energy bills. Our Gas Safe registered engineer won’t just assess your boiler’s performance; he will also recommend effective heating solutions that best fit your needs.

Ignition Problems

Did you know that unreliable pilot lights can result in boiler ignition failures, leaving you without heat? Luckily, we excel at diagnosing pilot light issues and implementing timely solutions in our boiler service to ensure consistent operation and uninterrupted warmth.

Pressure Fluctuations

Too high or too low of a pressure in your boiler can significantly impact its performance. High pressure may cause leaks and other complications, while low pressure can affect heating capabilities. Our boiler experts can troubleshoot and correct issues and pressure irregularities to ensure your boiler operates within the optimal pressure range.

Leaking Boilers

Boiler leaks not only waste water and energy but also pose risks of property damage and safety hazards. But there’s no need to worry! Our skilled heating engineers here at Rowlen didn’t get their Gas Safety certificate for nothing. They’re trained to pinpoint leak sources and carry out repairs as fast as possible to prevent risks and make sure your central heating system is back to working properly and operating safely.


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What our customers say about us…

Boiler Servicing

5 Stars

Excellent Communication, Friendly and Easy to Work With. Highly Professional and Prompt. Would Definitely Choose Their Services Again.


Gas Safety Check, Boiler Service and Gas Certificate

5 Stars

A very professional and punctual service from the moment I engaged with them to arrange for the engineer to come in...


Gas Safety Checks

5 Stars

Gavin completed the annual gas safety work for me today and exhibited remarkable efficiency and cleanliness. I highly recommend him for any work you may need.


Boiler annual inspection and smart thermostat installation

5 Stars

Easy communication and very reliable service both times, with both engineers. Very happy with the service provided.


Installed a new swimming pool boiler.

5 Stars

I chose Rowlen because they were very useful on the phone before installation, taking me through my requirements and recommending...


Gas Heating Installation

5 Stars

Charlie friendly but also prompt and highly knowledgeable. He proved to be a really nice guy to work with. Throughout the process, his communication was excellent...


Installing a pool boiler

5 Stars

A really great service from start to finish. Easy to speak to at the outset to arrange a visit from an engineer. He came up with...


Boiler break down

5 Stars

I recently experienced the remarkable service of Rowlen Boiler Services when I encountered an issue with my boiler. Their prompt response and ability to fit me in for a same-day appointment...


Leaking pipe

5 Stars

Just wanted to say how impressed I have been with Rowlen Boiler Services. I initially contacted them about a boiler service which was great but recently I had a leak...


Boiler installation and relocation

5 Stars

Rowlen Boiler service was great from start to finish. Very friendly and professional response from Lara in the office. The customer service...


Fantastic Boiler Servicing

5 Stars

Fantastic experience with Rowlen. Got back to me within 24 hours with a few dates and times. Engineer came on time...


Cooker Installation

5 Stars

I received exceptional and timely service from Charlie, and this is the second time I have used his services.


Boiler service and gas safety check

5 Stars

I had Rowlen Boiler Services perform a service on my boiler, and I couldn’t be happier with the results. Their engineers were friendly, professional, and highly skilled...


New boiler installed

5 Stars

Work was carried out at my elderly Mothers house . The engineers were very kind and respectful, they cleared up before thy left each evening...


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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What should I do before the heating engineers come?

    Before the arrival of the heating engineer, please make sure the area around your boiler is cleared for easy access and compile a list of any issues you’ve encountered with the system. In the event of a suspected gas leak, air out the area but steer clear of activating any electrical switches.

    Being familiar with your boiler’s brand and model will further assist the engineers in their preparation. Additionally, ensure pets are kept out of the work zone and have any warranty paperwork or previous service records on hand.

    More importantly, make sure someone is present at home to welcome the engineer. Prepare any questions you may have regarding the repair or general maintenance of your boiler. Also, the engineer will need access to your home’s water and power supply; if you reside in a building with restricted access, please arrange for smooth entry. Following these guidelines will facilitate a smoother repair process for your Croydon property.

  • What types of boilers do you repair?

    Our skilled technicians are experienced in servicing all types of gas boilers, including combi boilers and conventional boilers. Whether you have a modern, high-efficiency combi boiler or a traditional gas boiler, our comprehensive service caters emergency repairs, annual boiler services, and new boiler installations.

  • Can my boiler be repaired in one visit?

    Repair times may vary based on the issue. Minor repairs can often be completed within an hour, while more complex issues may take longer. We’ll always provide a fixed price and inform you of the duration upfront.

    Our Gas Safe registered engineers strive to complete boiler repairs on the first visit. However, complex repairs or those requiring specialized parts may take longer. We offer guidance and will keep you fully informed throughout the process.

  • What qualifications do your heating engineers have?

    Our heating engineers are all Gas Safe registered and fully insured. They have extensive training and experience in all aspects of boiler repair, installation, and maintenance.

  • What should I do if I need parts for my boiler?

    Given the high demand for boiler maintenance and repairs, our vans are well-stocked with common parts to ensure prompt repairs and replacements. If additional parts are required, we offer competitive deals, including the cost of parts, to address a boiler fault efficiently. If the needed part is unavailable, we can always schedule the additional repair for another day.

  • What kind of central heating repairs do you offer?

    We provide a wide range of central heating repair services, including troubleshooting and fixing issues with radiators, pipes, and central heating pumps. Whether it’s a leak, a noise, or a performance issue, our team can handle it.

  • How can I prevent frequent boiler repairs in the future?

    An annual boiler service is key to preventing costly repairs and safety risks. Although it does not completely make your boiler resistant to a fault, regular boiler servicing can help identify and address minor issues before they escalate, ensuring your boiler operates efficiently and reducing the likelihood of unexpected breakdowns.

    If your boiler keeps breaking down more frequently as it should and if the repairs are becoming more costly than necessary, you may have to start checking out new boilers and have our approved installers at Rowlen fit your new boiler with precision and efficiency.

  • Do you offer new boiler installations in Croydon?

    Yes, we provide professional services for new boiler installation. Croydon residents can rest assured that our team of experienced engineers can install new boilers of different types and brands, offering competitive prices and exceptional service.

  • Should I repair or replace my boiler?

    The decision to repair or replace depends on your boiler’s age, condition, and efficiency. If your old boiler is frequently breaking down, it might be more cost-effective in the long run to consider a new boiler installation. In most cases, a new, energy-efficient central heating boiler could be a better long-term investment. Our team can advise on the best options based on your needs and budget.

  • How do you ensure the water tank in my boiler system is functioning properly?

    Our comprehensive service includes checking and maintaining all components of your boiler system, including the water tank. We ensure it provides hot water efficiently and safely, contributing to the overall performance of your system.

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