According to the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors, many aspects affect the lifespan of a water heater, but they typically last between 10 and 15 years. If your water heater appears within that range, it may be time to start the process of buying a new water heater.
Common Water Heater Problems
If you realize your water heater is leaking, contact BW/Cook Service Experts at 574-218-6404
right away. Even a slow leak can grow quickly and create costly 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 BW/Cook Service Experts a call and we’ll get to the bottom of the problem.
Water is Too Hot or Too Cold
There’s a possibility you have the inaccurate size water heater for your living space. An easy call to our experts and we can help you estimate your usage and help correct the issue.
Other Common Water Heater Problems
- Weird noises coming from the tank
- Discolored water
- Foul smelling water
Remember besides taking care of troubles with your water heater as they appear, routine maintenance is crucial. We recommend reading over our Plumbing PLUS Maintenance Agreement to ensure you are doing everything you can to prevent 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. BW/Cook 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 574-218-6404
or request an appointment online.