Call Drake for 24/7 Emergency Services

Hot Water/ Steam Unit Heater's in Boise Nampa and Caldwell

Got Hot Water?

Drake Mechanical can get the heat on!  From installing a steam unit heater onto your existing steam piping or connecting a hot water unit heater onto your existing  hydronic heating piping, we can truly do it all.  Drake Mechanical has been in business in the Treasure Valley since 1909 and can handle all of your hot water and steam unit heaters.  Steam unit heaters and hot water unit heaters are great ways to heat your buildings' shop space when you already have a boiler heating system installed.

Types of Steam Unit Heaters and Hot Water Unit Heaters

  • Sterling model HS steam and hot water unit heater-
    • ​Available in both header type and serpentine type models
    • Ideal for hot water and steam installations.


  • The Model HS unit heaters- are
    • Ideal for horizontal installation 
    • Availalbe in both serpentine and header type units  
    • Serpentine unit heaters offer outputs from 8,000 btu up to 35,900 bts
      • Ideal for hot water installations with limited space for a unit heater.  
    • Header type horizontal units range from 18,000 btu to 360,000 btu 
      • Can operate with either hot water or steam.

 Both units are furnished with totally enclosed motors as standard equipment.  Explosion proof unit heaters are also available.  

Sterling Hot Water Unit Heaterr


  • Sterling Model VS Steam and Hot Water Unit Heater-
    • The VS model is designed for vertical installation
    • Great with steam and hot water 
    • Perfect for locations where you need to blow the heat directly down towards the floor
    • Offered in 15 sizes ranging from 41,300 BTU to 705,000 BTU
    • All VS unit heaters are convertible to low output (increased airflow) for high ceiling applications 
    • Copper/aluminum coils
    • Totally enclosed motor
    • Thermostats feature an off-auto or an auto-fan-off function
    • OSHA fan guard optional.  



Sterling steam unit heater

Other brands of hot water unit heaters Drake Mechanical services and installs. 

  • Sterling hot water unit heaters
  • Modine hot water unit heaters
  • Hot Dawg hot water unit heaters
  • Reznor hot water unit heaters
  • Mr. Heater hot water unit heaters
  • Lennox hot water unit heaters
  • Heatsor hot water unit heaters
  • Hamilton hot water unit heaters
  • Dornback hot water unit heaters
  • Bananza hot water unit heaters
  • ADP unit hot water unit heaters
  • Beacon/Morris hot water unit heaters
  • Airtherm hot water unit heaters

Hot Water Unit Heater Service And Hot Water Unit Heater Installation Areas

  • Boise
  • Meridian
  • Eagle
  • Nampa
  • Caldwell
  • Kuna
  • Star
  • Middleton
  • Marsing
  • Mountain Home
  • Nyssa
  • Ontario
  • Idaho City
  • Garden Valley
  • Notus
  • Parma

* 24/7/365 Emergency Service For All Of Your Boise, Meridian, and Nampa Plumbing, Drain Cleaning, Water Heater, and Heating and Air Conditioning Needs

Drake Mechanical, Inc. BBB Business Review

24/7/365 Emergency Service For All of Your Plumbing, Drain Cleaning, Water Heater, and Heating and Air Conditioning Needs!

Boise: 208-362-6200
Meridian: 208-887-1878
Nampa: 208-468-9919
Caldwell: 208-468-9919

Drake Mechanical
5551 W. Gowen Rd.
Boise, Idaho, 83709

Request Service


  • Drake Mechanical is my "Go To" for all things mechanical! Recent plumbing service was exceptional, the 2 techs ( Thomas 1 and Thomas 2) make a great team. They covered every concern and even addresse… Read More 

    Drake Mechanical is my "Go To"

  • This is the second time we have used Drake services. The first time was to do some plumbing for us. In the course of the repair, the technician discovered we had mold. SEVERE. Had to completely redo … Read More 


  •   The plumber was very attentive to the work of the apprentice that came along. I would use Drake Mechanical again.  


  • Drake is amazing! They have provided me with many services that I could never do on my own. I have been completely satisfied with all of the Air Condition and plumbing jobs at my residence and busine… Read More 

    HVAC and Plumbing Happiness

  • Jesse did a good job! Thanks Jesse - Barbara S.  


  • Cody came out to my place twice, great service not only did he do his job well but he assisted other folks out here doing their job. That's the kind of employee that needs a pat on the back! Thank yo… Read More 

    Helping Hands

  • Daniel & Kristina H.   Very pleasant- answered all questions thoroughly and patiently.  


  • Matt is always so friendly and checks his work over to make sure everything is okay. He is an asset to your company.  


  • Mike B.   Shon did a very nice job. Explained all services as he proceeded. Happy with work and Shon  


  • Kathy S.   Love having him (Matt) help me finish my goof-ups. Very charming and knowledgeable.  


*Financing options are available upon request and qualification