Common Water Heater Problems
If you notice your water heater is leaking, turn off your home’s water valve. It’s normally situated in your basement, near furnace or water heater, or underneath your kitchen sink.
Then reach D.A. Bennett Service Experts at 518-205-3324 without delay. Even a minor leak can cause big damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be indicating it’s time for a new water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Getting zeroor very little heated water out of your tap? If you own a gas water heater, the pilot light could be malfunctioning.
If you’re not confident in how to get to the bottom of this, call us. We’ll manage the problem.
A lack of 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 undersized. We can help you figure out your usage and solve the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These signs can mean that your water heater is will stop working soon:
- Popping noises coming from the tank
- Dirty, cloudy or rusty water
- Water smells bad
- Leaking pressure relief valve
Since water heaters commonly hold 50 gallons of water, failure can result in a damaging flood.
Like with any other appliance, standard maintenance is crucial. We suggest reading up on our Advantage Program to potentially avoid problems with your water heater.