Why is it important to get a boiler cover?
What is a boiler cover?
Simply put, boiler insurance and maintenance plans mean that your appliance is covered additionally against future breakdown events. It may or may not include free call-outs, depending on what type of boiler plan you choose. Either way, you’ll also get an annual boiler service, free of charge. With your boiler breakdown cover, you can claim for any repairs of the gas boiler, flue, gas supply pipe and controls. It’s also inclusive of all Gas Safe registered engineer’s labour costs.
Boiler insurance vs. appliance warranty
Why is a gas boiler cover really worth considering, even when complimenting your manufacturer’s warranty? Most boilers brands come with a warranty of just 2 - 5 years, excluding Worcester Bosh, Vaillant boilers and a few more. In addition, various warranty conditions apply. Say, your boiler breaks down, due to faults with other parts of your central heating system, then you won’t be able to claim anything under your standard warranty. In contrast, your boiler cover insurance includes free diagnostics, servicing, labour costs and spare parts when respective needs arise.
What about the key benefits of a boiler and central heating cover?
You can take advantage of a home boiler cover together with central heating insurance, which will really elevate your sense of security when it comes to home emergency issues with your heating or hot water system. You’ll be able to rely on an emergency call-out response if wider central heating system elements break down, not just your gas boiler or its controls. From fixing your radiators to addressing faults with the pipework or cylinder, you can get those done under a central heating and boiler cover.
Get a home cover plan for extra protection
With a comprehensive home insurance cover, you can count on free diagnostics, maintenance and repairs, related to plumbing, electrical, gas heating and boiler problems, as well as checks and servicing of the above utility systems. Be it the need to deal with a blocked drain or a blown fuse box, you’ll be completely covered. A handy 15% off a new boiler is also included if you have booked the installation with us.