Boiler Repair Guildford

Rowlen delivers the most efficient service in emergency boiler repairs, serving Guildford and Surrey since 1974.

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Boiler Breakdowns? Choose Rowlen for Boiler Repair.

Guildford stands out not only for its cobbled high street and the iconic Guildhall clock but also for its scenic landscapes and historical architecture that appeal to both residents and visitors alike. This Surrey town demands the highest standard of living, viewing a boiler breakdown as a real inconvenience in their daily tasks.

Backed by our fifty years of experience in the heating industry, Rowlen meets these demands, offering round-the-clock emergency boiler repairs for all boiler issues, whether it’s a small leak, error code, corroded pipework, or cold radiators.

We understand the urgency of fixing a boiler breakdown, which is why we offer same-day emergency boiler repairs, making us a highly recommended choice among the most ideal boiler repairs service providers in Surrey. Our professional team of Gas Safe registered engineers is adept at handling a variety of boiler types, including condensing boilers and the more traditional back boiler type, bringing professional service and attention to detail in every job.

Rowlen’s commitment to quality, integrity, and customer satisfaction makes us the go-to company for all your heating and plumbing needs in Guildford. Whether you’re facing a boiler breakdown, need routine maintenance, or require further information on upgrading your heating system, our team is ready to provide high-standard boiler services that are both cost-effective and reliable.

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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Common Boiler Issues in Guildford

Whether you own one of the Victorian terraced houses or a more contemporary flat, you are not spared from a boiler issue from time to time. Encountering these problems can be very inconvenient, requiring a professional and fully qualified heating engineer to perform the necessary central heating repairs.

We round up the common boiler problems needing boiler repairs in Guildford and what they usually mean.

Issues on Heating and Hot Water

Issues with heating and hot water in homes can stem from limescale buildup in condensing boilers, malfunctioning components in old boilers, and system pressure imbalances, highlighting the need for boiler repairs and regular maintenance by Gas Safe registered engineers.

Gas Leaks

These often result from corrosion, poor installation, faulty boiler components, lack of regular boiler servicing, or physical damage. Homeowners are advised to install carbon monoxide detectors to keep homes safe against the dangers of gas leaks.

Strange Noises

Strange noises that sound like rumbling, whistling, or gurgling often arise from kettling due to limescale build-up, air trapped within the system, low water pressure, pump malfunctions, or loose internal components.

Loss of Pressure

If your boiler seem to be losing pressure, it is usually caused by several factors including leaks in the boiler system or faulty boiler components such as pressure relief valves and seals. Optimal water pressure is key to efficient boiler operation. High pressure can lead to gas leaks while low pressure may cause cold radiators and insufficient hot water, making it hard to keep your home warm.

Frozen Condensate Pipes

This issue is common with condensing boilers and are primarily caused by sub-zero temperatures, resulting to sudden boiler shutdown.

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 Guildford:


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Why Choose Rowlen

Transparent Pricing

Get upfront, fixed quotes from Rowlen for all boiler repairs in Guildford, ensuring no hidden fees and complete transparency.

In-House Engineers

We make sure that all our services will carry the brand of Rowlen, providing expert, in-house service without outsourcing. We employ Gas Safe certified engineers who are dedicated solely to our company, delivering services compliant with Rowlen's known premiere standards that align with the needs of our loyal customers.

Insured Services

All our Gas Safe qualified engineers in Guildford are backed by comprehensive liability insurance and expert qualifications. They will be happy to show you their Gas Safe ID as soon as they arrive on your doorstep.

Local Knowledge

Our heating engineers know the local area like the back of their hands, helping them deliver the heating service around local communities with ease. Our deep understanding of Guildford and its unique characteristics means we’re always right where you need us, without delay.

Expertise Across Various Brands

Our vast experience in providing heating services over fifty years has given us the expertise to service varied types and brands of gas boilers including Vaillant, Worcester Bosch, Glow Worm, Ideal Boilers, Baxi Boilers, and more.

Full Warranty

Worrying about voiding your manufacturer’s warranty? Not with Rowlen. We select only the best from leading manufacturers so that every boiler service on your Guildford property leaves your warranty intact and your heating system in top shape.

What our customers say about us…

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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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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...


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


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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...


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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.


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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...


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


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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What should I do before the boiler repair engineer comes?

    For a smooth and hassle-free service, make sure entry is facilitated especially if you live in a building with restricted access. Before the engineer arrives, clear any obstructions around your boiler and keep pets or children outside the range of the work area for safety purposes.

    If you suspect a gas leak, ventilate the area well without using electrical switches. Also, take into consideration that the engineer has unobstructed access to your home’s water and electrical supply.

    Most importantly, make sure someone is available to grant access to your home and have the warranty documents or service records ready for review. List any issues you’ve noticed with your system beforehand, including the make and model of your boiler, to assist in diagnostics. Think of any questions you might have regarding the repair or maintenance of your boiler.

  • 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 replacement of specialized parts may take longer. We offer honest advice to help you decide and will keep you fully informed throughout the process.

  • 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 repair and replacement. 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.

  • Is it worth fixing an old boiler?

    Fixing an old boiler can be a short-term solution to maintain heat and hot water in your home. However, older boilers are less energy-efficient, which might lead to higher energy bills. We recommend consulting with our qualified engineers to assess whether a repair or a new installation is more cost-effective in the long run.

  • What happens if my boiler cannot be repaired?

    On the rare occasion that your boiler is deemed beyond economical repair, we will provide you with all the necessary information and options. This might include a new boiler installation, for which we offer tailored advise to help you decide on the most ideal boiler and most energy-efficient models that suit your needs.

  • Do you offer new boiler installations in Guildford?

    Yes, we provide professional services for new boiler installation. Guildford 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.

    The decision to repair or replace depends on your boiler’s age, condition, and efficiency. While repairs may be cost-effective in some cases, a new, energy-efficient central heating boiler could be a better long-term investment. We offer competitive prices and positive feedback on our installations and can help you make an informed decision.

  • Are you Gas Safe registered?

    Yes, all our engineers are Gas Safe certified, ensuring that they have the necessary skills and qualifications to work safely and legally on a gas appliance. We regularly update our training and certifications to adhere to the latest safety standards and regulations. When you choose our services, you can trust that you’re getting a highly skilled, Gas Safe registered engineer to handle all your gas boiler needs.

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