Boiler replacement costs – reasonable or not?Make Text Bigger
Property based in Essex. C09 postcode
Rip out existing condensing combi boiler and replace. Boiler is being fitted back in same location.
Any thoughts on price being quoted? I was anticipating around £2000 inc VAT. The quote from local independent Gas Safe engineer is below.
We have listed all works to be undertaken by ourselves, along with all fixed costs.
Draining down of the existing Ideal boiler and removing from the cupboard.
Connecting the heating to the mains water system and flushing out each individual radiator so the water is running clean.
Supplying and fitting of a new Ideal Logic Plus 30s combination boiler, the boiler will be sited in previous position.
From the boiler, running a new vertical flue up into the roof space and through the roof with a lead slate and weather collar.The roof top be made good by ourselves.
The existing ridge vent will be capped in the roof space.
Connecting the boiler to the existing services, including a new Magnetic Filter to the heating return.
Supplying and fitting a new R/F programmable room stat, including all electrics.
The existing condense pump will be re-used.
Re-filling the system and flushing out once more.
Final fill to have a Senital additive introduced.
Fully commissioning of the boiler as to the manufactures instruction and fully balancing of the radiator system, leaving in a sound working order.
Notifying gas safe of this installation and registering of the 7 year guarantee with Ideal.
Both certificates will b issued with the final invoice.
COST £2480.00 + VAT
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