Fire crews from Ripley and Heanor were called to Peel Street in Langley Mill last night when a house boiler caught on fire.
The flames were out when crews arrived crews at 7.55pm and no one was injured.
Fire fighters used thermal imaging cameras to make sure the boiler was safe.
Crews also isolated the gas supply to the home with energy company Transco also in attendance.
All crews left the scene at 8.15pm.