Domestic Oil Boiler Replacement
Belfast Plumbing Services can replace your old inefficient oil boiler with modern a high efficiency oil condensing boiler which has an efficiency of more than 90%, reducing fuel consumption by 20% resulting in more economical running costs.
By comparison, many older oil boilers are operating as low as 60% efficiency.
There has never been a better time to change your old oil boiler so contact us now for a free quote.
Domestic Oil Storage Tank Inspection
If your tank is 20yrs old or more its time to get it inspected.
This is achieved by:
Visually checked the tank skin for any cracks or damage
Testing for water in the oil tank
Condition of oil isolation valves, oil tank fittings and oil supply pipe
Tank siting and base
TI33D Domestic Oil Storage Tank Spillage and Fire Risk Assessment Report.
Did You know…
The majority of domestic oil storage tanks are of a single skin construction. Under current guidelines however any new or replacement tank installation must use a bunded (double skinned) tank if you store more than 2500 litres of oil or if the environment the tank is situated in is falls within anyone of the criteria listed below :
Within 10 metres of controlled watercourse such as stream, river etc..
Located where a spillage could run into an open drain or loose fitting manhole cover.
Within 50 metres of a bore hole or spring.
Where the vent pipe is not visible from the fill point. (ie. Extended fill points)
Any other Potential hazards individual to the site.
Tank supplying heating oil to a building other than a single family dwelling.
For further guidance on the installation of a new or replacement thank the PDF document below is an easy to follow guide or visit the OFTEC website.