Boiler Repair Portsmouth

    We guarantee you the most competitive boiler repair and servicing rates in the region, all year round. 

    All our boiler engineers are fully registered, qualified and highly experienced. We can address any boiler breakdown and repair requirement. We stock commonly used parts and are therefore able to resolve typical faults efficiently at value-for-money prices.

    It benefits all parties to complete repairs as efficiently as possible, we always aim for a first time repair, especially for households with modern boiler repair requirements. That said, as we've been trading since the 1930's, we're well experienced with dealing with ancient equipment!

    Our team of Portsmouth boiler specialists are renowned for carrying out high-quality repairs across the local area; one of our top-priority services is diagnosing boiler problems. If you're still not sure about what service you need, contact us to aid in your decision-making process. The E.C. Cole engineers are available to give you the best advice for your needs.

    We know your boiler is the engine to your home - after all, it's what heats your water and keeps you safe from the cold. If your boiler isn't working properly, it is vital you contact a professional. We're here to take care of everything from heating to hot water from our services in Portsmouth and the surrounding areas. No job is too difficult for us!

    Boiler Servicing

    We offer comprehensive boiler servicing and repairs for domestic and commercial customers in areas such as Portsmouth, Southampton, Winchester, Chichester, Arundel, Basingstoke, Farnborough, Aldershot, Fleet, Petersfield, Guildford, Farnham, Camberley, Woking, Guildford, the wider Hampshire and West Sussex areas and some locations in Surrey.

    Boiler Cover Plans

    Annual Boiler Services

    Providing full boiler servicing for all types, makes and models, we ensure your boiler is running at optimal performance and with complete safety.

    We will identify any leaks to prevent loss of pressure in boilers, and our full inspection will identify any wear or tear and preventative maintenance requirements.

    We carry out thorough testing including on your flue to make sure your appliance isn't leaking carbon monoxide (a silent killer that produces no smell when leaking).

    Emergency Boiler Repair

    We attend to over a thousand boilers every year, giving our team extensive experience with all common and uncommon boiler repairs.

    All repairs are carried out with a 12-month guarantee by our Gas Safe engineers.


    You can obtain a no-obligation free boiler repair quote by giving our team a call today.

    One-off Boiler Repairs

    If you would rather pay for any unexpected repairs upfront as they occur, we cover all areas across Hampshire and West Sussex. 

    If you are satisfied following our repair, you can sign up to one of our boiler service or breakdown repair plans, giving you complete peace of mind.

    Boiler & Controls Breakdown Cover

    Our boiler breakdown and controls plan will cover all repairs to your gas boiler and controls system, including your thermostat and programmer.

    This plan is to prevent unexpected costs with a small monthly payment. 

    Boiler servicing is carried out under a separate plan or as one-off services. 

    All parts and labour are included in this boiler breakdown plan.

    One Off Boiler Servicing

    If you are a property management company, estate agent, landlord, or temporarily overseeing the safety and maintenance of boilers, our one-off boiler services may be more appropriate for you rather than a boiler protection plan.

    Commercial Contractors
    We've been trading for over 91 years, making us a trusted commercial partner for many large businesses and SME's. We've been around long enough to understand the challenges our commercial clients regularly face.

    If you're looking for a professional assessment of assets across an estate, testing, repair and remedial works or replacement and new installations, our expert team are readily available to support your operation.

    Full Boiler & Heating Breakdown Cover

    This boiler cover includes all repairs to your gas central heating system, controls, radiators and hot water cylinder.

    Boiler servicing is carried out under a separate plan or as one-off services. 


    All parts and labour are included in this boiler breakdown plan.

    Boiler Installations

    When your old boiler is beyond repair, we offer new boiler installation. 

    Gas certified specialists like us will provide top-quality replacement boilers that suits your needs and preferences. 

    We won’t suggest or complete a new boiler installation unless it is the only option. Depending on the problem with your old boiler, or the cost to repair it, we may not offer a new installation if it is still economically viable to repair and if the boiler fault is unlikely to recur once repaired.

    Our reputation has been built on decades of professional conduct, expertise and doing what's best for our clients. We provide guidance and leave our customers to make an informed decision.

    Effective boiler repair & boiler servicing, on every visit. If your boiler is acting up, we’ll be there to help. It really is that simple.

    Boilers Manufacturers We Recommend

    Worcester Boilers

    10-Year Warranty

    Ideal Boilers

    10-Year Warranty Range

    Ideal Boilers

    7-Year Warranty Range

    Valiant Boilers

    5 - 7-Year Warranty Range

    We do install all brands of boilers. Have a preference? Just let us know.

    Your boiler is your engine and we, are your mechanical stokers. 
    We're not quite as old as a steam train... but not far off.

    At E. C. Cole, we offer a range of services to help you with all your heating and boiler needs. Our team of engineers has a renowned reputation and decades of experience with boiler repairs. They know exactly what it takes to keep your boilers clean and running smoothly. Let them take care of your every need - from installation to maintenance.

    • Qualified
    • Certified
    • Historical Expertise
    • Hands-on Experience
    • Family-run


    Current Clients


    Core Services On Offer

    No.1 Family Co.

    For All Your Needs

    In addition to being relied upon by countless domestic households, our business proudly extends its expertise to support commercial enterprises throughout the South region as well. We have forged strong partnerships with a diverse range of businesses over the years, from small enterprises to large corporations, catering to their specific boiler requirements. Our team is committed to delivering exceptional service and expertise to our commercial partners.

    Our Accreditations & Registrations

    As a professional plumbing service provider, choosing an accredited partner provides additional peace of mind. 

    Gas Safe is the official list of providers in the UK who are legally allowed to work on a gas appliance - this is managed by the government's Health & Safety Executive.

    Oftec set and promote the highest professional standards in the industry and support businesses and technicians to provide the best support for end users, like you.

    Our registration number is 8795

    Our Online Reviews

    Reviews from our valued customers

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    Call us now to discuss your project, or obtain emergency assistance.

    Tel: 023 9266 1027


    Alternatively, our contact & booking forms can be found and filled out on our contact page.

    Common Boiler Problems

    The repairs we do are complete with all the required measures and cover all regulations; this ensures both a safe and efficient boiler. Our company has been offering boiler repairs in the Portsmouth area for years, along with installation or replacement when the need arises. Our years of experience have given us the skills and knowledge necessary to take care of your boiler.

    Some common boiler repairs we provide are:

    Broken thermostats

    Pressure problems

    Valve issues

    Leaking pipes

    Ignition issues

    Motor failure

      We get called out to deal with problems every day. But sometimes, the issue is not too severe and can be repaired quickly by replacing the motor, thermostat, or something similar. Boiler repairs are seldom a problem and can be fixed relatively fast. Of course, we understand that emergency boiler repairs can be crucial in certain situations and more so in the colder months and for vulnerable people.

      Boiler Replacements

      If your boiler is beyond repair, we'll recommend a new one to suit your needs. When we assess your needs and the size of your home, we'll find you the right boiler for both your home and your personal requirements. We'll ensure that you'll get a variety of information about different boilers to help you make the best decision for you. We're accredited installers for many of the boilers we supply and ready to help you with your boiler replacement in Portsmouth.

      We know how life can throw curveballs; that’s why we want to take care of everything for you when it comes to finding the right boiler for your home - we can even install it for you! Even if you just need a boiler replacement, we can help.

      Boilers We Stock

      When we talk about boiler brands, it's important to mention Vaillant and Ideal: these brands are popular and we work with them regularly. However, we also regularly install and repair all other mainstream brands.

      Gas Safe Engineers

      E. C. Cole is qualified to be on the Gas Safe Register, which means that all of our engineers are properly trained and listed for safety. This should provide you with confidence that your boiler will be repaired safely and to the highest standard. Often, our clients are surprised at how quickly we are able to fix their boiler problems, but it's down to the fact that we are highly qualified. Don't hesitate to get in touch with us.

      If you have a problem with your boiler, call us; we will find the most cost-efficient way to deal with it. We have the latest equipment and techniques for these situations, so we will have your boiler running again in no time.

      We're experts in a wide range of heating-related problems. If you need plumbing, boiler repairs, boiler installation, or central heating systems, we can help.

      We are proud of the hard work and quality workmanship that goes into all of our heating systems, and of the reputation we have built up in the south coast. We will always go the extra mile to get your heating system back up and running, usually in no time at all.

      Servicing Schedules
      How often should I get my boiler serviced?
      We recommend getting your boiler serviced around once a year to keep it in optimal condition and as preventative boiler maintenace to help mitigate boiler breakdowns.
      Our Boiler Repairs
      Aiming For First Time Boiler Repairs
      We’re confident in our team. When you call for a quick boiler repair, we’ll assess the problem and tell you right away if it’s something we can fix on the spot. Otherwise, we may put a temporary solution in place to get you up and running again. We’ll also get the new parts ordered, so that when they arrive, we can get back to your location to finish the full repair.
      Boiler Costs

      Boiler Replacement Costs

      With E. C. Cole, you don’t have to worry about a sudden boiler replacement costing a fortune; we provide competitive prices and will find a solution that suits your budget. If the boiler has exceeded its lifespan, we can help you finance it! With no deposit or credit checks required, it’s the perfect solution for those in need of a quick boiler replacement.
      Our Service Areas

      Boiler Services Areas

      One question asked by prospective clients looking for services on our site is "do you provide boiler repair near me?". Our team regularly service and carry out domestic and commercial boiler services and repairs in Portsmouth, Southsea, Waterlooville, Cosham, Havant, Hayling Island, Petersfield, Southampton, Eastleigh, Winchester and beyond. As our team can work on projects for weeks at a time, you may find our teams up the A3 and on the border with Surrey or beyond Chichester, and in areas of West Sussex. 

      Our business is based on the outskirts of Portsmouth on the A3, so we can easily access all areas of Hampshire, West Sussex, and parts of Surrey.

      How our clients find us:

      Our clients regularly find us online by searching Checkatrade for Portsmouth plumbers. We are also easily located by searching for plumbers or boiler servicing in Hampshire and areas within the county, along with emergency boiler repair services in Portsmouth, and the counties of Hampshire, West Sussex, and Surrey.