Common Water Heater Problems
If you notice your water heater is leaking, turn off your home’s water valve. It’s normally placed in your basement, close to your furnace or water heater, or under your kitchen sink.
Then contact Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning at 614-334-3192 without delay. Even a small leak can cause major damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be hinting you need to get a new water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Getting zeroor very little hot water out of your tap? If you use a gas water heater, there could be an issue with the pilot light.
If you’re not sure how to investigate this, get in touch with us. We’ll manage the problem.
Insufficient hot water may also indicate that your water heater is on its last leg and needs to be replaced.
Water is Too Hot or Too Cold
Your water heater may be too small. We can help you determine your usage and remedy the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These signs can mean that your water heater is will stop working soon:
- Booming noises coming from the tank
- Tinted, white-colored or rusty water
- Water smells bad
- Leaking pressure relief valve
As water heaters generally hold 50 gallons of water, failure can lead to a catastrophic flood.
Like with any other appliance, standard maintenance is critical. We advise reading up on our routine maintenance agreement to potentially avoid issues with your water heater.