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Gas Fired Boiler

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Boiler sprung a leak last night. Leaking CO into the house. Someone told me the heat exchanger is cracked.

I was planning on a new system this summer, so I will try to use space heaters and fire places until then.

Any recs. on what brand boiler to go with? I have not heard many good reports on Weil-McLain and someone said Smith was a good product. Any advice would be great!

Jeff

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I got a triangle tube 110,000 BTU and we love it. Runs our radiant heat in garage, basement, mainfloor, and also handles our potable water. It also heats a coil in our air handler for forced air heat.

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It really depends on what you want to do with the boiler, where you live and who supplies your power, as there might be other options than gas.

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My heat exchange whent out on my forced air furnace when it was 20+ below this year I ordered a new one for $185 and 2 hours of work and good as new if it's not that old I would do this since it's cheaper.

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