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Looking for info on gas fired boiler

Just moved in. House has Burnham gas boiler/ steam radiators all on one thermostat. Annual maintanence was done 4 months prior to our home purchase and system was checked during home inspection. Turned heat on for the first time, everything works, but there's a lot of flame visible below boiler unit. Is this normal? What other essential info do we need for safe operation?

Re: Looking for info on gas fired boiler

I'm personally not familiar with the symptom you describe.

If no one else responds on this forum, why not call a local service person to have the problem checked out???

There are more dedicated forums that deal with gas-fired boilers at doityourself.com (Plumbing,Heating, AC --->Heating---->Boilers); and heatinghelp.com ("the wall").

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