3 Signs You Need Water Heater Repair
Traditional hot water heaters look simple from the outside, nothing more than a large drum with a few pipes running to it. But inside they consist of many parts that work together to warm up water for your daily activities. Water heaters can be electric or gas powered which makes working on them pretty dangerous if you are not a professional. If you experience any of these symptoms of water heater problems then it may be time for water heater repair or replacement. If it is decided a replacement is a indeed necessary be sure to consider installing an on demand tankless water heater in your home! In any case, if you believe your hot water heater needs replacement or repair call an expert local plumber to perform the work so that it is done safely and correctly.
Most water heaters can quickly warm water up to a temperatures between 120 and 140 degrees Fahrenheit. If your home's hot water heater can not do this there may be a problem with the heater receiving gas or electricity (depending on the type) or internal parts may be failing. This is often a sure sign a replacement is needed.
Noisy Water Heater
Hot water heaters that bang and clank are going to surely need some sort of repair and more than likely the noise is a sign that it will need to be replaced. The sounds are often caused by your water heater's heating element burning off built up sediment, a sign of old age and imminent demise.
Water Heater Leak
The biggest problem you're likely to run into with your water heater is a water leak. If you find standing water or notice a drip or stream of water coming from the unit then you're definitely in for a replacement. Most ruptures can't be fixed, so now is a great time to consider upgrading to a tankless water heater.
If you are having trouble with your water heater have an expert plumber visit your home so a proper analysis can be made. If it is time for hot water heater repair in San Tan Valley reach out to Accurate Plumbing Service. Our experts will gladly assist you in the selection of a new traditional or tankless water heater! To learn more, or to request an estimate from a professional plumber in San Tan Valley give us a call at (602) 353-7718 today. We look forward to serving you!
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