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inefficient oil fired steam boilers

I'm in southern Maine. Have a 2 unit with 2  old steam systems. Would like to find a knowledgeable person who can advise on best path forward to improve efficiency and or best path of replacement thx.


  • Steamhead
    Steamhead Member Posts: 16,826
    What boilers do you have now?
    All Steamed Up, Inc.
    Towson, MD, USA
    Steam, Vapor & Hot-Water Heating Specialists
    Oil & Gas Burner Service
  • Take some pictures of the boilers, radiators, and their piping and post them here.
    There may be some low hanging fruit in the improvement/efficiency area, such as:
    Proper setup of the burners.
    Improved main, (not rad) venting.
    Lowering steam pressure.
    Better thermostat -placement.
    Tightening the envelope.—NBC