Don’t forget to keep your heating system clean

By May 30, 2017 No Comments

Hygiene is vitally important for your boilers and your pipework, as well as any other equipment that your heating system relies on, unhygienic systems can be hazardous to human health. They may also break down and require replacement due to a build-up of limescale or other undesirable materials. However, cleaning a closed heating system (particularly an industrial system) isn’t easy. You can’t just open it up and start scrubbing!

Chemical cleaning

Here at Norton Group, we offer a form of chemical cleaning that can both de-scale your boilers and heating apparatus and render them safe and hygienic for use by humans. But how often should you have your boilers and other heating equipment cleaned in this way?

Many businesses try to wait until the various parts of their heating system lose their efficiency before having them cleaned, as it allows them to avoid replacing these parts. However, this is not advisable. We believe that you should have your heating system cleaned on a regular basis in order to prevent damage occur and reduce the likelihood of thee system causing a hazard to human health. Naturally, the exact frequency with which you need to clean your system will depend on a number of factors, including the age, size, usage and history of the system. Generally speaking, once every few months should be sufficient.

We suggest that you talk to us directly to find out how often you should have your specific heating system cleaned. As industrial heating specialists, we should be able to give you a more precise estimate as soon we know more about your heating arrangements. We’re always happy to help, so get in touch today. You can also find out more about our chemical cleaning and water hygiene service by visiting our services page.

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