NYC Boiler Inspection Services

Are you looking for a NYC boiler inspection service?

Insparisk provides annual boiler inspection services that are required by New York City’s DOB. Our licensed inspectors can inspect your low-pressure boilers quickly and easily, and we’ll even file the certificate with the DOBs for you! This means you won’t have to worry about any of the paperwork – leave it all up to us. You can rest assured knowing that your boiler will be inspected according to industry standards.


NYC Boiler Inspection
NYC Boiler Inspection

NYC Low-Pressure Boiler Inspection Compliance

If you are a property owner, it is your responsibility to hire a licensed professional to carry out low-pressure boiler inspections. Only authorized installers licensed by the Department of Buildings or authorized boiler insurance companies, are eligible to perform these inspections. Annual inspections are mandatory for H-stamped and E-stamped boilers (not HLW-stamped hot water heaters) located in the following types of properties:

  • Residential Buildings with Six or More Families
  • Commercial and Mixed-Use Buildings, regardless of boiler BTU capacity. Please note that mixed-use buildings have both commercial and 1-5 residential units.
  • Residential buildings classified as Single Room Occupancy (SRO) dwellings.

Moreover, low-pressure boilers that have a heating input of 100,000 BTUs or less should be inspected if they are outside a single apartment and are in a property that has six or more residential units or is a commercial or mixed-use property, irrespective of the number of units that the boiler serves.

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Why are Boiler Inspections Required in New York City?

Boiler inspections in New York City are crucial for several reasons. Firstly, they ensure the safety of inhabitants. Boilers are complex systems that, if left unchecked, can become hazardous due to gas leaks, carbon monoxide build-up, or even explosions. Secondly, regular inspections help maintain the efficiency of the boiler. A well-maintained boiler uses less fuel, lasts longer, and is less likely to break down in peak usage times. Importantly, inspections uphold the city’s commitment to reducing its carbon footprint, as more efficient boilers contribute to lower greenhouse gas emissions. Lastly, New York City law mandates annual inspections to ensure that all these safety and environmental standards are met. Failure to comply can result in severe penalties, emphasizing the vital role boiler inspections play in assuring a safe, comfortable, and eco-friendly living environment in the city.

  • All residential, commercial or mixed use buildings in NYC with heating boilers, except for single-family homes, must have an annual boiler inspection.
  • Inspections must be conducted by a qualified inspector who is either a licensed oil burner installer or a licensed master plumber.
  • After the inspection, a Boiler Inspection Report (BIR) must be filed with the NYC Department of Buildings within 45 days.
  • Failure to perform and report an annual boiler inspection could lead to penalties, ranging from fines to a shutdown of the heating system.
  • If a boiler fails the inspection, corrective actions must be taken immediately, and a re-inspection is mandatory to ensure compliance with safety standards.
  • Lastly, a record of all boiler inspections and maintenance activities should be kept on-site for at least six years for review during subsequent inspections.

Insparisk Guarantees

Insparisk offers a best price guarantee and a violation fee reimbursement guarantee for their services. Check out the details below.

We’ll match any competitor’s price and provide an additional 10% off! 

Terms and conditions: Our Price Beat Guarantee is subject to Insparisk approval. To be eligible, the customer must provide a valid quote from a competing inspection company. Not applicable to package inspection deals (i.e., installation and inspection package deals). The minimum inspection price must be above $0.

If you are issued a Violation, we’ll pay the fee!
Terms and conditions: Reimbursement payout is limited to the issued Violation fee. The policy is contingent upon timely payment in full, at least 7 days before the inspection filing due date. Insparisk shall not be responsible to provide reimbursement for violations occurring due to the fault of the customer (i.e., non-payment/incomplete payment, failing to provide a proper e-filing email, failure to obtain a proper signature from testing company representative/owner, and/or any other third-party factor out of Insparisk’s control).

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Why Choose Insparisk for Your Annual Boiler Inspection?

Choosing Insparisk for your annual boiler inspection means choosing peace of mind and quality service. We have a team of dedicated, licensed professionals who ensure that the inspection is thoroughly conducted according to NYC regulations. Our inspectors are well-versed in the intricacies of both residential and commercial boilers, providing an in-depth assessment of your boiler’s safety and performance.

With Insparisk, you also benefit from our seamless, hassle-free process. We take care of all the heavy lifting, from performing the inspection to filing the necessary paperwork with the NYC Department of Buildings. This means you can focus on your daily operations without the added stress of compliance concerns.

Last but not least, our services are competitively priced, ensuring that you receive first-rate inspection services without breaking the bank. At Insparisk, we believe in delivering excellent value alongside top-tier service. Trust us with your boiler inspection needs and experience the Insparisk difference.

Insparisk holds the following licenses and credentials:

  • NB369 Accreditation
  • NYC Oil Burner Installer
  • Ultrasonic Testing Certification
  • Inspectors accredited by the NY, FL, MA, MD, CT, NH,
    and VT Boiler Commissions
  • API License 510
  • API License 570
  • API License 653
  • API License 577
  • API License 580
  • NACE CIP-1 (Coating Inspector)
  • STI SP-001 Aboveground Storage Tanks
  • NJ UST New Jersey Underground Storage Tanks
  • FAA-107 Drone License

Boiler Consulting Services

As a seasoned expert in the field, Insparisk is fully capable of helping you evaluate your boiler needs by providing an array of boiler consulting services. Whether you are installing a new boiler, switching from oil to gas, looking to modernize your system, or want to understand your current equipment better, Insparisk’s team of knowledgeable and certified boiler experts can assist.

Boiler Inspection Frequently Asked Questions

The cost of a boiler inspection varies depending on the type and size of the boiler, as well as local regulations. Generally, a low-pressure boiler inspection in New York City may cost around $400-$800 per unit for an external inspection with control testing. For more complicated inspections or internal inspections, additional fees may be charged. It is important to consult with a licensed and experienced boiler inspector to get an accurate estimate for your specific situation.

Yes, Insparisk offers a best-price guarantee as well as a violation fee reimbursement guarantee. The policies for each of these guarantees are stated above.

Low-pressure boilers located in residential buildings with six or more families, commercial and mixed-use buildings, and residential buildings classified as single-room occupancy dwellings must be inspected annually. Boilers in residential buildings with five families or fewer and a single boiler located within a single dwelling unit that supplies heat only to that unit are exempt from annual inspections.

A boiler inspector examines the internal and external components of a boiler system, including piping, valves, sensors, insulation, and safety features. They check for signs of corrosion or damage to ensure proper operation. The inspector will also make sure that the operating pressures and temperatures are correctly set. Once the inspection is complete, a full report detailing any issues found is generated for review. This report can be used to address any necessary repairs or maintenance work that needs to be done in order to keep the boiler running safely and efficiently.

Insparisk has a team of licensed professionals who conduct thorough inspections according to NYC regulations. We offer a hassle-free process by handling everything from the inspection to filing the necessary paperwork.

Insparisk holds several certifications and accreditations, including NB369 Accreditation, NYC Oil Burner Installer, Ultrasonic Testing Certification, and inspectors accredited by the NY, MA, MD, CT, NH, and VT Boiler Commissions.

A boiler inspection typically takes between one to two hours to complete, depending on the complexity and size of the boiler system.

Insparisk offers filing services that can help you get your inspection report properly filed with the Department of Buildings (DOB).

Fines for failure to comply with NYC boiler inspection regulations can vary, but start at $300 per violation. It is important to remember that failure to keep boilers in good working condition could potentially result in more serious legal ramifications including criminal charges or other civil penalties such as eviction proceedings for building owners or tenants.

Inspections must be conducted by a licensed boiler inspector or a licensed oil burner installer, or a licensed master plumber.

Inspections ensure the safety of inhabitants, maintain the efficiency of the boiler, uphold the city’s commitment to reducing its carbon footprint, and meet mandated NYC law requirements.

Contact Us Today To Discuss Your Boiler Inspection Requirements!

Client Testimonials

I manage several buildings in Manhattan and we use Insparisk for our annual boiler filings with the Dept. of Buildings.  They not only alert me every year to have them perform the inspection, but they also promptly inspect and file with the City.  Invoices are all handled efficiently and electronically.  If you have questions or concerns, they are super responsive and helpful on the phone.  I highly recommend Insparisk.

Jason Jones, CBM Limited

I worked with Melissa over at Insparisk and she was great! She was responsive and professional. She got my boilers inspected immediately and followed up. I will be definitely using them for all my properties and recommending them to others.

Darlin Bremi , Bremi Inc
Universal Boiler Inspections

As a client we’ve worked with insparisk for about 4 years now. They provide great customer service and go above and beyond for their clients. It’s a pleasure working with Melissa/Vincent.

Leo Gonzalez, The Universal Church

As a Property Manager, I need a service like this to keep our boilers in compliance.  The staff here is very fast and professional.

Brandon Benitez, Direct Building Management Inc
Boiler Inspection services

Sherri was sufficient and professional. They’ve been doing my boiler inspection for the past 10 years.

Patrick Lau, Crystal Capital Corp.

If I had the privilege to choose the motto for Insparisk, it would be “Semper Paratus” because the representatives are always ready to serve. They are both professional and knowledgeable; therefore, I give Insparisk my highest recommendation!

Terri Young, SEED of Westchester Inc.

I called Insparisk earlier today, and I just want to share my experience with everyone. I spoke to Shereen Elabasy, and she was extremely helpful. She was very informative, and she answered all my questions with no hesitation.  Thank you, Shereen, for all your help.


Property Manager
I have used Insparisk for my annual boiler inspection for a few years now, and each and every time it has been a very efficient process. I have found them to be very knowledgeable and extremely helpful in terms of providing information in regard to a few other plumbing questions that I had. Melissa is very quick to respond to my inquiries – which I appreciate very much!!!!

Lori Raymer, LREV 644 Grand Management Corp