I own a boiler method plus I will only have this kind of oil furnace for life.
When I first moved into my home, it was with an aged boiler. It was immense, rusted plus looked older than my father. I figured I would need to update it instantly. I thought it would be a stroke of advantage if the oil furnace turned on in the winter. Thank goodness I gave the oil furnace a chance. When I ran the boiler for the first time, I was amazed by the power. The boiler was able to completely heat my entire condo without any issue. The boiler also requires no care from me. I did not need to change a filter or scrub the device. I never called for heating service, repairs or maintenance. The boiler was a tank plus reliably turned on every year. It undoubtedly lasted close to 10 years before a single day it just decided enough was enough. I did not even look at other heating options, I wanted a modern boiler, and my modern boiler is just as good. It is smaller, sleek plus runs just as efficient. The Heating plus Air Conditioning business did recommend official maintenance to keep it going. This is more a helpful suggestion rather than law. If I feel of it, I get the boiler worked on. If not, it doesn’t seem to be a pressing deal, however check the lifespan on a boiler system. With most heating unit you are looking at 10-15 years. A boiler has a way longer lifespan. It is possible that my boiler might outlive myself and others plus with no care at all. I just appreciate my heating system.