Common Water Heater Problems
If you discover your water heater is leaking, switch off your home’s water valve. It’s usually located in your basement, near furnace or water heater, or underneath your kitchen sink.
Then contact Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning at 318-588-8163 right away. Even a small leak can cause major damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be hinting you need to replace your water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Getting noor very little warm water out of your tap? If you have a gas water heater, something could be wrong with the pilot light.
If you’re not confident in how to investigate this, call us. We’ll handle the problem.
Not enough hot water may also mean 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 not the right size. We can help you calculate how much you use and take care of the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These signals can mean that your water heater is about to break:
- Rumbling noises coming from the tank
- Dirty, milky-colored or rusty water
- Water reeks
- Leaking pressure relief valve
As water heaters generally hold 50 gallons of water, a breakdown can result in a damaging flood.
Like with any other appliance, annual maintenance is crucial. We advise checking out our routine maintenance agreement to potentially avoid issues with your water heater.