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Residential Boiler Solutions

Experience the ultimate in warmth, safety, and energy efficiency with Ambrose Mechanical Services, your trusted provider of residential boiler solutions in Rochester, NY, and Monroe County. Our expert technicians are dedicated to optimizing your boiler’s performance and reducing utility costs while ensuring a cozy and secure home. From professional installations to reliable boiler maintenance and repairs, choose Ambrose Mechanical Services for all your residential heating and cooling needs.

We work with commercial boiler systems too!
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Boiler Systems

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Home Hydronic Boilers

Proper maintenance is crucial for the longevity, efficiency, and safety of home hydronic boilers. Neglecting maintenance can lead to malfunctioning systems and potentially devastating consequences. By investing in regular maintenance from Ambrose Mechanical Services, homeowners can ensure optimal performance, avoid safety hazards such as carbon monoxide leaks, and even save on heating costs through improved efficiency. Don’t compromise on safety or savings – schedule your annual maintenance with Ambrose Mechanical Services today.
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Home Steam Boilers

Home steam boilers require regular maintenance to ensure efficient operation, prevent safety hazards and conserve energy dollars. With fewer manufacturers making cast-iron steam boilers, readily available replacements are becoming more scarce, making maintenance more important than ever. Trust Ambrose Mechanical Services for quality residential steam boiler service, repair, and maintenance in the Rochester, NY area.

Boiler FAQs

Do I really need annual maintenance for my residential boiler?

Regular maintenance is essential for your residential boiler’s optimal performance and longevity. It helps identify potential issues early on, improves energy efficiency, and ensures safety.

How often should I schedule maintenance for my boiler?

It is recommended to schedule annual maintenance for your residential boiler. This allows our technicians to thoroughly inspect and service the system before the start of the heating season.

Are there any safety risks associated with a neglected boiler?

Yes, neglecting boiler maintenance can pose safety risks. Faulty boilers can leak carbon monoxide, a silent but deadly gas. Routine maintenance helps prevent these hazards, keeping your home safe.

Can I perform boiler maintenance myself?

Boiler maintenance requires technical expertise and knowledge. It is best to leave it to trained professionals who can perform comprehensive inspections, cleanings, and repairs to ensure safety and optimal performance.

What are the most common problems with home hydronic boilers?

  • Insufficient water pressure results in diminished heat output or reduced water circulation in home hydronic boilers.
  • Chronic air lock problems are caused by improperly piped systems, hindering efficient operation.
  • Inadequately sized system pumps lead to uneven heat distribution in different areas of the home.
  • Improper combustion causes low efficiency, frequent shutdowns, and potential risks associated with carbon monoxide.

What are the most common problems with home steam boilers?

  • No heat: Failure to raise a head of steam resulting in a complete lack of heat.
  • Insufficient heat: Problems with burner input lead to inadequate heating.
  • Water surging: Water surges cause burner short cycling and inconsistent steam production.
  • Steam trap failure: Malfunctioning steam traps prevent proper condensate drainage.
  • Low water level: Frequent occurrence of low water levels in the boiler.
  • Failing water level controls: Issues with water level control mechanisms.
  • Improper condensate return: Introduction of freshwater due to improper condensate return.
  • Noisy pipes: Water accumulation in piping coming into contact with steam, causing noise.
  • Leaks in radiators and piping: Steam and hot condensate loss, resulting in wasted energy.
  • Radiator won’t heat: Potential issues with steam supply, steam traps, or air vents.


Contact Us for reliable boiler repair services & get your home heating system back on track for a cozy & comfortable winter. Call 585-663-7826!

Ambrose Mechanical Services

315 Mt Read Blvd Unit 2,
Rochester, NY 14611

Mailing Address:
71 Lake Meadow Drive
Rochester, NY 14612

Business Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed

Phone: 585-663-7826

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