Common Water Heater Problems
If you find out your water heater is leaking, switch off your home’s water valve. It’s typically located in your basement, by furnace or water heater, or below your kitchen sink.
Then reach A1 Chesney Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning at 587-315-5271 without delay. Even a minor leak can cause major damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be indicating you need to get a new water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Not getting anyor very little hot water out of your tap? If you use a gas water heater, something could be wrong with the pilot light.
If you don’t know how to investigate this, call us. We’ll handle the problem.
Insufficient hot water may also mean that your water heater is giving out and needs to be replaced.
Water is Too Hot or Too Cold
Your water heater may be too small. We can help you figure out your usage and solve the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These symptoms can show that your water heater is will stop working soon:
- Booming noises coming from the tank
- Dirty, milky-colored or rusty water
- Water smells bad
- Leaking pressure relief valve
Because water heaters commonly hold 50 gallons of water, failure can result in a catastrophic flood.
Like with any different appliance, regular maintenance is critical. We advise looking into our routine maintenance agreement to potentially avoid trouble with your water heater.