Common Water Heater Problems
If you find out your water heater is leaking, shut off your home’s water valve. It’s normally situated in your basement, close to your furnace or water heater, or under your kitchen sink.
Then contact BW/Cook Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning at 574-218-6404 immediately. Even a small leak can cause significant damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be indicating it’s time for a new water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Not getting anyor insufficient heated water out of your tap? If you have a gas water heater, the pilot light could be malfunctioning.
If you don’t know how to investigate this, call us. We’ll manage the problem.
Insufficient 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 undersized. We can help you calculate your usage and remedy the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These symptoms can mean that your water heater is will stop working soon:
- Booming noises coming from the tank
- Discolored, white-colored or rusty water
- Water reeks
- Leaking pressure relief valve
As water heaters generally hold 50 gallons of water, a fault can result in a damaging flood.
Like with any different appliance, annual maintenance is crucial. We recommend looking into our routine maintenance agreement to potentially avoid trouble with your water heater.