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4 Primary Controls On A Residential Steam Boiler

Posted by on Aug 3, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 4 Primary Controls On A Residential Steam Boiler

If you just purchased a home that has a steam boiler in it, you need to familiar yourself with how the steam boiler works so that you can take proper care of it. Here is a quick guide to the basic controls found on most residential steam boilers, and what each control is responsible for. #1 Pressure Gauge & Regulator This gauge plays a very important role in monitoring your steam boiler. It is in charge of measuring the pressure that your boiler is exerting. It makes sure that your boiler stays within the allowable and safe pressure limits while it is in use. If your boiler exceeds recommended pressure levels, your regulator will stop the supply of fuel to the boiler until the boiler returns to normal and safe pressure operating levels. The pressure gauge and regulator ensure...

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