Common Water Heater Problems
If you discover 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 below your kitchen sink.
Then reach Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning at 613-817-1591 immediately. Even a minor 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
Not getting anyor insufficient hot water out of your tap? If you have a gas water heater, the pilot light could be malfunctioning.
If you’re not confident in how to figure this out, get in touch with us. We’ll manage the problem.
Insufficient hot water may also indicate that your water heater is giving out and needs to be replaced.
Water is Too Hot or Too Cold
Your water heater may be undersized. We can help you determine how much you need and remedy the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These symptoms can be an indication that your water heater is going out:
- Booming noises coming from the tank
- Tinted, cloudy or rusty water
- Foul-smelling water
- Leaking pressure relief valve
Because water heaters commonly hold 50 gallons of water, a breakdown can cause a damaging flood.
Like with any different appliance, annual maintenance is important. We suggest checking out our routine maintenance agreement to potentially avoid problems with your water heater.