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Struggling with a broken boiler in London? You need fast, reliable boiler repair London services that get your heating back on track without delay. Our boiler repair services are at your disposal, providing professional, Gas Safe registered engineers ready to tackle any boiler issue you’re facing. This page guides you through everything from emergency repairs to routine maintenance, ensuring warmth and safety in your London home or business.

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Our Expertise in Boiler Repairs: Residential and Commercial

Experience and expertise are the cornerstones of exceptional boiler repair. Our certified engineers are adept at navigating the complex labyrinths of both residential and commercial boilers, equipped with the latest tools and knowledge to tackle brands from Bosch to Valliant and beyond. No matter the condition or age, whether it’s a robust Worcester Bosch in a cozy family home or a sturdy Vaillant powering a bustling office, our team handles every kind of gas boiler with the same precision and care.

This breadth of skill not only ensures quality repairs but also guarantees safety in every job we undertake. By entrusting your boiler repairs to us, you’re not just getting a quick fix; you’re securing the longevity and efficiency of your heating system.

Our heating engineers are skilled in a variety of scenarios, from common boiler failures to complex central heating systems. When your boiler requires assistance, we’re prepared to provide prompt and effective repair services.

Our Boiler Repair Services Explained

Our service repertoire extends far beyond the simple fixes. From no heat or hot water to kettling and leaks, we address a spectrum of boiler issues, radiating our expertise into every crevice of your heating system. Sophisticated tasks like boiler retubing and component replacement are also within our wheelhouse, ensuring enhanced performance and steering clear of complete system overhauls.

Quality is our mantra, not just in the workmanship but also in the materials we use, not only that our repairs come with the assurance of durability, backed by a 12-month guarantee on labor. We understand the significance of long-term solutions, and that’s why we utilise materials and tools that reflect our unwavering commitment to providing you with a high-quality service that lasts.

Recognising Boiler Emergencies in London

Boiler emergencies can occur unexpectedly. However, being aware of certain signs can prevent a minor issue from becoming a crisis. Look out for unusual noises, water leaks, and lack of hot water – these are indications that professional help is needed. If you come across a pilot light that won’t stay lit or see sooty marks, you should switch off the boiler and contact a professional for emergency repairs, rather than attempting to reignite it yourself.

Frequent boiler lockouts or persistent setting issues often hint at deeper problems that require a seasoned heating engineer’s touch. And remember, while minor leaks may not scream emergency, a total boiler breakdown in winter is nothing short of critical. It’s not just about the discomfort—such boiler breaks could be detrimental to your safety, making a timely response from emergency services in London an absolute necessity.

Your Go-To Emergency Boiler Repair Service in London

In the event of an unexpected boiler issue, you can trust our dependable emergency boiler repairs service for boiler repair in London. Available 24/7, we guarantee to have a qualified engineer at your disposal, even during holidays. With a swift upto 1hr response time, we aim to redefine the standards of prompt boiler repairs. (If for any reason we are unable to get to you, we will let you know immediately.

Our engineers are not only responsive but also highly professional. As Gas Safe registered professionals, they bring impressive industry experience to every situation. Known in the London area for their expertise, promptness, and fair pricing, our team can handle everything from hot water issues, boiler breakdowns, replacements, to preventative maintenance checks.

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Lack of hot water can cause significant disruptions. Our team is proficient in quickly identifying and solving such issues, ensuring a minimal delay in restoring your hot water system. The initial diagnostic steps include checking the gas, electric, and water supplies and thermostat settings. If the problem is more complex, such as a faulty diverter valve in a combi boiler, we’re ready to replace the necessary parts to restore your comfort.

For those urgent situations where hot water is a must, our emergency repair service is a beacon of hope. We’re equipped to handle complex issues promptly, ensuring you’re not left in the cold—or in this case, the cold water—for long.

Boiler Breakdowns and Replacements

While boiler breakdowns can seem overwhelming, our comprehensive boiler service simplifies the process. We offer the following services:

  • Meticulous assessment of the issue

  • Accurate diagnosis

  • Thorough and durable repairs

  • Professional installation services, with the option of getting a new boiler on the same day if repairs are insufficient

Our goal is to minimise disruption to your daily routine and provide you with a reliable and efficient boiler system.

Our boiler installation services are tailored to fit your needs, whether it’s a residential home or a large institution like a school or hotel. With scalable solutions, we ensure that the transition to a new boiler is smooth, and your central heating system is restored to its optimal state without delay.

Preventative Maintenance Checks

Preventative maintenance is the unsung hero of boiler longevity and efficiency. Annual check-ups by a Gas Safe Registered engineer can significantly lower the risk of carbon monoxide leaks and complex issues that could escalate into emergencies. Our comprehensive servicing packages not only include essential checks but also additional services like radiator bleeding and power flushing, tailored to keep your heating system in prime condition and prevent unexpected costs.

During these routine maintenance visits, our gas engineers offer valuable advice on simple upkeep and perform extra inspections to ensure your boiler runs smoothly throughout the year. It’s about more than just avoiding emergencies; it’s about ensuring the smooth and safe running of your heating system, day in and day out.

Our Transparent and Efficient Emergency Boiler Repair Process

We center our emergency boiler repair process on transparency and efficiency. Upon your call, we initiate a prompt assessment and dispatch an engineer, ensuring quick attention to your urgent boiler issues. Our commitment to you spans from the initial rapid assessment, through quality repair execution, to post-repair quality assurance, ensuring the highest standards in every repair.

Our engineers are more than just skilled professionals; they follow a meticulous process, making sure each repair step is understood and approved by you. We take pride in our quick sourcing of specialised parts, and our transparent pricing ensures you won’t face any surprise charges.

After repairs, we conduct rigorous testing to confirm that your boiler is performing safely and efficiently, offering you a service guarantee for added peace of mind.

Rapid Assessment and Dispatch

Time is of the essence in an emergency, and our response reflects that urgency. Our service is designed to provide emergency services without call-out charges, and we aim to:

  • Respond within an hour of your call

  • Dispatch our engineers once we’ve assessed the situation

  • Have our engineers at your door in as little as 30 minutes to an hour, ready to tackle the issue head-on.

Whether you’re facing a boiler breakdown or any other urgent issue, we’re poised to start repairs or replacements rapidly. Our commitment to quick action extends to boiler installations, which can be completed within 24 hours if needed, ensuring that your emergency doesn’t turn into a prolonged ordeal.

In-Depth Diagnostic Check

Accurate diagnosis is the foundation of effective boiler repair, and our engineers are equipped with advanced diagnostic tools for this very purpose. Thermal imaging cameras, gas analysers, and pressure gauges are just a few of the tools that help us get to the heart of the problem. For modern boilers, error codes provide a roadmap to the failed components, allowing for swift and precise repairs.

Understanding the common and not-so-common boiler problems, such as a faulty boiler, is our specialty, ensuring that we can handle everything from poor water chemistry to thermal shock with expertise. Our fault finding operations are thorough, and once we’ve pinpointed the exact issue, such as boiler pressure broken pumps, we provide a detailed breakdown of the necessary repairs, maximising repair efficiency and preventing future breakdowns.

Quality Repair Execution

The execution of repairs is where our expertise shines. Our engineers arrive ready to fix most issues on the first visit, thanks to carrying a variety of essential parts, including OEM parts for quality assurance. We lay out the necessary actions and seek your approval before proceeding, ensuring that you’re involved in every step of the process.

Our proactive approach means that immediate repairs are carried out whenever possible, saving you time and hassle. This meticulousness extends to the parts we choose and the solutions we propose, all aimed at providing you with a high-quality service that is both lasting and cost-effective.

Post-Repair Quality Assurance

Once the repair work is complete, our commitment to quality continues. We stand by our work with a 12-month labor guarantee and a similar guarantee on all OEM parts used, ensuring that you can trust the durability and performance of the repairs. Our post-repair testing is extensive, checking for leaks, noises, and the correct operation of thermostats and controls to confirm your boiler’s optimal performance.

Additionally, when you choose our services, you’ll receive:

  • A detailed Gas Safety Record documenting all inspections and actions taken

  • Assurance of our transparency and adherence to safety standards

  • A valuable reference for future maintenance or services

This record serves as a testament to the quality of our work and provides peace of mind for our customers.

Serving Various Sectors Across London

The diversity of London’s landscape is mirrored in the variety of sectors we serve. From the quiet streets of residential boroughs to the bustling corridors of commercial enterprises, our engineers are there, delivering tailored boiler solutions to meet the unique needs of each property. Our bespoke heating component designs and installations showcase our ability to adapt and create custom solutions, whether it’s for healthcare, education, or retail spaces.

Our versatility is further demonstrated by our expertise across a broad spectrum of industries. Be it the precise requirements of an industrial facility or the comfort demands of a boutique hotel, we bring our best to every job, ensuring that our heating services add value and efficiency wherever we go.

Our Commitment to Quality: Equipment, Materials, and Brands

Quality is more than a buzzword for us; it’s a commitment that’s woven into every facet of our services. Our engineers are equipped to work on a multitude of boiler brands, ensuring that no matter the equipment, we have the expertise to handle it. We partner with brands like Worcester Bosch and Vaillant, recognised for their quality and long warranties, reaffirming our dedication to delivering only the best to our customers.

From the stainless steel heat exchangers of Alpha Boilers to the technical brilliance of Viessmann boilers, we choose materials that stand the test of time. Our relationships with historic British brands like Ideal Boilers and BAXI further underscore our commitment to providing quality equipment backed by satisfying warranties and customer service.

Energy-efficient options from brands like Glow-worm and Intergas align with our sustainability goals, making sure that we offer solutions that are not only effective but also kinder to the environment.

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Ensuring Safety and Efficiency with Gas Safe Registered Engineers

Safety is non-negotiable, and our Gas Safe registered engineers are the linchpin in our commitment to maintaining the highest safety and efficiency standards. Legally required for all gas work in the UK, these engineers ensure that your boiler operates safely, preventing the risks associated with unsafe gas work. With mandatory reassessments every 5 years, our engineers’ knowledge of safe practices remains sharp and up-to-date.

The dangers of carbon monoxide, a byproduct of improper fuel combustion, highlight the importance of qualified engineers for boiler services. Symptoms like headaches and dizziness can be early warnings of carbon monoxide poisoning, which is why we take every precaution to ensure that your boiler is running smoothly and safely. By choosing us, you’re not only guaranteeing the safety of your boiler but also preserving the validity of warranties and insurance policies, thanks to our Gas Safe and NICEIC certifications.

Customer-Centric Approach: Our Pledge to You

Our service revolves around a commitment to prioritise you, the customer. We aim to provide:

  • A smooth experience from start to finish

  • Swift response time

  • 24/7 availability of Gas Safe engineers

  • Up-front pricing

  • Free estimates

  • No hidden charges

  • Clear explanations of the repair process

This highlights our dedication to your comfort and safety and maintains transparency in our service.

Accessibility is key to our customer-centric approach. Whether it’s through a phone call, live web chat, or an online booking, we make it convenient for you to reach out for the boiler services you need. We’re dedicated to delivering swift, efficient, and reliable emergency boiler repair solutions, ensuring that your experience with us is as stress-free and satisfying as possible.

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Key Takeaways

  • Expert certified engineers provide precise and safe boiler repairs for both residential and commercial properties, including comprehensive services from basic fixes to sophisticated tasks, supported by a 6-month guarantee on parts and labor.

  • Emergency boiler service is available 24/7, including holidays, with a 30-minute response time provided by experienced Gas Safe registered professionals, offering a range of services from hot water restoration to boiler replacements.

  • Preventative maintenance by Gas Safe Registered engineers is crucial for boiler longevity and efficiency, and the company’s customer-centric approach includes emergency services without call-out charges, transparent pricing, and a detailed Gas Safety Record post-repair.


As we wrap up, let’s take a moment to reflect. From the moment a boiler fault arises, through the expert repairs and comprehensive services we offer, to the ongoing support and maintenance, we’ve explored what it means to have a reliable partner in boiler repair in London. Our certified engineers, equipped with the latest tools and knowledge, are prepared to address both residential and commercial boiler issues with professionalism and quality.

Let this be your guide to recognising emergencies, understanding the importance of preventative maintenance, and recognising the value of a customer-centric approach. Our pledge to you is clear: to provide a transparent, efficient, and high-quality service that you can depend on, anytime and anywhere in London. When you think boiler repair, think of 0800 Homefix as your first and best choice.

Why Choose 0800 HomeFix?

So, why should you choose 0800 HomeFix as your local Heating Engineer service? What sets us apart from other Thames Engineers? Here’s everything you need to know…

Local Plumbing and Heating Engineers

Looking for a reliable and affordable heating service in London? Look no further than 0800 Homefix! With a number of Engineers across London, we take great pride in serving our community and providing a friendly, personalised service at some of the most competitive prices around.

Same day call-outs and repairs

Just because you don't have a heating emergency that needs immediate action, it doesn't mean that you should have to wait all week for support. Whether you have a leaky boiler or you need a new appliance installed - we offer a same day response for non-emergencies however we will strive to have somebody with you as soon as possible.

Emergency Heating Engineers

A boiler emergency can leave anyone in a state of panic for their property and possessions. Which is why at 0800 Homefix, we offer an emergency response time of 1 hour in these situations, day or night. If we are unable to meet this deadline, we will let you know in advance.

Fully Licensed and Insured

One of our main priorities is gas safety. Therefore, ALL of our plumbers and heating engineers are Gas Safe Registered. If you want to hire a reliable Plumbing & Heating company that guarantees not to make things worse or put you in danger, you needn't look any further than 0800 Homefix. You should never take any chances when it comes to gas.

Gas Safe Registered

Gas safety stands paramount in our list of priorities. Consequently, EVERY one of our plumbing and heating specialists holds a Gas Safe Registration. In the quest for a trustworthy Plumbing & Heating firm that pledges utmost safety and proficiency, 0800 Homefix is the name to trust. With gas, there's no room for risk.

Professional and Polite

We understand that plumbing and heating jobs can be messy, but that doesn't mean it has to leave a mess behind. Our engineers maintain the highest levels of cleanliness throughout the job and always leave your home in excellent condition, with a thorough clean-up before they finish.

Clean and Tidy

At 0800 Homefix, we hold the conviction that courtesy is an integral part of professionalism. Hence, our team of Engineers consistently approaches tasks with respect and decorum, treating your premises as if it were their own.

Competitive prices (and no hidden charges)

As local engineers in London, we always strive to provide our customers with the most competitive prices in the area and always disclose additional charges prior to completion of works. Don't settle for anything less than the best – contact 0800 Homefix today for all your Plumbing & Heating needs!

What Our customers say


If your boiler is giving you trouble, needs constant attention, servicing, repairs or runs inefficiently, it could be time to consider investing in a new central heating boiler for your home.

Our range of new boilers include award-winning regular and combi boilers from leading brands such as Worcester Bosch, Baxi and Vaillant.

0800 Homefix have been selected by the Worcester Bosch Accredited Installer scheme meaning we can offer up to a 12 year parts and labour guarantee on Worcester Bosch boilers.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much do you charge to repair a boiler?

In the UK, the cost of repairing a boiler typically ranges from £120 to £500, with an average cost of around £300 including parts. The specific price depends on the complexity of the issue and the parts needed.

Is it illegal to repair a boiler?

Yes, it is illegal to repair a boiler without the appropriate qualifications, especially when dealing with gas. Safety regulations must be followed to protect both yourself and others.

Is it worth repairing a boiler?

Repairing a boiler is generally worth it, especially if the boiler is newer and usually reliable. A quick repair can extend the boiler’s lifespan and be a cost-effective solution in many cases.

What types of boiler brands can you repair?

We can repair a variety of boiler brands such as Worcester Bosch, Alpha, Baxi, Ideal, and Vaillant, among others, regardless of their condition and age. Rest assured, our certified engineers are skilled in addressing diverse boiler needs.

How quickly can you respond to an emergency boiler repair?

We can respond to an emergency boiler repair within 1 Hour, providing swift relief for heating emergencies and offering 24/7 service, including holidays.

Please see below for some of the Frequently Asked Questions we receive from our clients.

Yes, we offer a 12 months guarantee on our labour.

Our guarantee for our workmanship is 12 months. This would be classed as a recall and we would re attend free of charge.

It is unlikely that we can’t get to you within the hour, however if we cant  we will let you know in advance – should you not be able to wait any longer we will issue you a full refund for the call out.

We will return free of charge to rectify any issues caused by our engineer, are are fully insured.

Yes there is a small additional charge for out of hours call-outs, please follow this link to see our rates.

We show a great respect for our clients property – however in the event that something is damaged, we are fully insured to cover any cost of the damage.

No we dont we are entirely transparent on pricing Should there be any additional work required following the initial call out our engineers will quote you on site and only proceed with your agreement.

No, provided no additional parts are needed, and we can fix within the first hour there is no additional charge.

This is highly unlikely situation, as all of our plumbing engineers, carry a plumbing and heating repairs kit – which allows us to fix 99% of any given problem, we take great pride in our first time fix percentage. Our aim is to visit once and fix once. If however, we do need a spare part, we will attempt to source it locally and carry out the repairs on the same day.

For additional FAQ’s on General Heating please visit our Heating FAQ page

We Specialise in

Heating Services
  • Appliance installation
  • Appliance repair
  • Appliance servicing
  • Boiler fault finding
  • Boiler installations
  • Boiler repairs
  • Boiler servicing
  • CP12 landlord gas safety inspections
  • Central heating controls
  • Central heating installations
  • Central heating pumps
  • Central heating repairs
  • Emergency 24/7 service
  • Full central heating installations
  • Gas repairs
  • Gas testing and certificates
  • Gas supply upgrades
  • Heating efficiency survey
  • Health care check
  • 12 year parts and labour guarantee
  • Radiator balancing
  • Immersion heaters
  • Radiator bleeding
  • Radiator installations
  • Radiator leaks
  • Noisy radiators
  • Room thermostats
  • Thermostatic valves
  • Powerflushing
  • Vented and unvented cylinders
  • Warm air units
  • Worcester Bosch accredited installers

Remember, whether you're facing a Boiler Breakdown or Repair, a new Boiler Installation, or even just a service, if you are based in or around London, 0800 Homefix is your go-to. Reach out to us today for all your boiler concerns and experience the best in heating solutions!