According to the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors, many things influence the life of a water heater, but they typically run between 10 and 15 years. If your water heater falls in that range, it may be time to start thinking about purchasing a replacement water heater.
Common Water Heater Problems
If you realize your water heater is leaking, call Roland J. Down Service Experts at 518-417-2938
right away. Even a slow leak can increase rapidly and lead to pricey destruction to your house.
Not Enough Hot Water Available
If you’re receiving zero, or very little, hot water out of your tap, it could be the pilot light. If you’re not confident on how to check the pilot light, give Roland J. Down Service Experts a call and we’ll manage the problem.
Water is Too Hot or Too Cold
There’s a likelihood you have the wrong size water heater for your home. A speedy call to our team and we can help you analyze your usage and help remedy the issue.
Other Typical Water Heater Problems
- Strange noises coming from the tank
- Discolored water
- Foul smelling water
Don’t forget in addition to repairing problems with your water heater as they happen, consistent maintenance is crucial. We recommend reviewing our Plumbing PLUS Maintenance Agreement to ensure you are doing everything you can to evade plumbing problems.
If you find it isn’t cost-effective to have a water heater repair done, look to us to help you find a new water heater that will meet your household demands and work with your budget. Roland J. Down Service Experts has many ENERGY STAR®-rated water heaters to choose from and we are experts at water heater installation. Give us a call at 518-417-2938
or request an appointment online.