My good buddy plus I just moved into our first apartment not too long ago! It’s a lot older than a majority of places, which helped to keep it in our price range. However it’s got a lot of charm also. The fact that it’s older also offers a few amenities, like a really nice deep soaking tub, plus a kitchen area with actual tile. The two of us also like that the heating appliance happens to be a gas boiler. Natural gas is one of the most affordable forms of central heating, plus my Mom consistently said boilers were incredibly reliable. But on the afternoon it was finally frosty enough to warrant turning the heat on, my good buddy plus I observed his problem… Despite hearing all of the gas boiler radiators turn over with their usual array of sounds, the one in his room was entirely quiet. I went downstairs to check the boiler, plus everything seemed alright according to the instruction on the side. I even double inspected the water level just to be positive. After a few minutes of this, I finally just gave in plus called the landlord. He confessed that he also had no idea what the issue could be, plus sent over a Heating, Ventilation, plus A/C service worker instantly. In just a few minutes, our gas boiler service worker was at our place. And he solved the problem in only 5 minutes. The two of us were so embarrassed about the issue! Apparently, when the property manager had resealed the radiators against rust plus destruction, he had painted over the steam valve. All the Heating, Ventilation, plus A/C service worker had to do was reopen the hole with a little piece of metal to restore correct air flow, plus the radiator totally sprang to life.