Expert Water Heater Repair in Kingston
Several circumstances can influence the life span of a water heater, but the average heater will last between 10 and 15 years.
Own a water heater that’s more than 10 years old? It’s time to start thinking about installing a new one. When it stops working, it can leave you with potential damage to your Kingston home.
If you find it isn’t reasonable to repair your water heater, call on Kingston Home Services by Enercare to help you pick a new water heater that will meet your family’s demands and work with your budget.
We have many ENERGY STAR®-rated water heaters to pick from and we are experts at water heater installation. Plus, we stand behind our services with a worry free guarantee.*
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 Kingston Home Services by Enercare at 613-817-1591 immediately. Even a minor leak can cause significant damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be indicating you need to get a new 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 investigate this, give us a call. 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 figure out how much you use and remedy the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These symptoms can be an indication that your water heater is about to break:
- Popping noises coming from the tank
- Tinted, cloudy or rusty water
- Water smells bad
- Leaking pressure relief valve
As water heaters commonly hold 50 gallons of water, a breakdown can cause a destructive flood.
Like with any other appliance, regular maintenance is important. We advise checking out our Advantage Program to potentially avoid problems with your water heater.