Common Water Heater Problems
If you find out your water heater is leaking, turn off your home’s water valve. It’s typically located in your basement, close to your furnace or water heater, or under your kitchen sink.
Then reach Strand Brothers Service Experts at 512-592-3072 without delay. Even a little leak can cause big damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be hinting you need to replace your water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Getting zeroor very little warm water out of your tap? If you use a gas water heater, something could be wrong with the pilot light.
If you’re not confident in how to figure this out, give us a call. We’ll handle the problem.
Insufficient hot water may also be a sign that your water heater is giving out and needs to be replaced.
Water is Too Hot or Too Cold
Your water heater may be too small. We can help you figure out how much you use and take care of the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These symptoms can mean that your water heater is about to break:
- Rumbling noises coming from the tank
- Dirty, white-colored or rusty water
- Water reeks
- Leaking pressure relief valve
Because water heaters usually hold 50 gallons of water, a breakdown can cause a destructive flood.
Like with some other appliance, regular maintenance is crucial. We suggest checking out our Advantage Program to potentially avoid trouble with your water heater.