Expert Water Heater Repair in Elkhart

Many circumstances can affect the life span of a water heater, but the average heater will run between 10 and 15 years.

Among the 27 million American households with a water heater that’s more than 10 years old? You should consider buying a new one. When it stops working, it can leave you with a flood in your Elkhart home.

If you learn it isn’t reasonable to fix your water heater, look to BW/Cook Service Experts to help you pick a new water heater that will meet your family’s requirements and work with your budget.

We have many ENERGY STAR®-rated water heaters to pick from and we specialize in water heater installation. Plus, we support our services with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee for a year.*

Common Water Heater Problems

Leaking Tank

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 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 Advantage Program to potentially avoid trouble with your water heater.