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Hot topics: get ready for the heating season

Help your clients prevent boiler failures and save energy costs

Now is the time to get ready for the heating season and HSB can help you with online information intended to prevent breakdowns and lower energy bills.

Start up, don’t break down

Many boiler failures occur when the equipment is started up because of a lack of preparation. Even worse, neglected heating systems may break down under high demand in the coldest weather leading to costly repairs, early replacement, and business interruption.

Poor maintenance is costly

Each year HSB pays hundreds of thousands of dollars for boiler breakdown claims, many of which could be avoided with proper maintenance. And schools, businesses, municipalities and other customers needlessly waste money on extra fuel and operational costs.

Tips to help you prevent a loss

HSB offers boiler maintenance and operational tips you can share with your clients:

HSB is your equipment resource

Loss prevention information is an important benefit of equipment breakdown coverage and jurisdictional inspections provided by HSB. View the links above for information that will help keep the heat on this winter season.

Hot topics: get ready for the heating season