Common Water Heater Problems
If you discover your water heater is leaking, switch off your home’s water valve. It’s typically situated in your basement, close to your furnace or water heater, or underneath your kitchen sink.
Then reach Pardee Service Experts at 843-410-6103 without delay. Even a minor leak can cause major damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be hinting it’s time for a new water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Getting zeroor insufficient heated water out of your tap? If you use a gas water heater, something could be wrong with the pilot light.
If you’re not sure how to get to the bottom of this, give us a call. We’ll manage the problem.
Not enough hot water may also be a sign that your water heater is failing and needs to be replaced.
Water is Too Hot or Too Cold
Your water heater may be too small. We can help you calculate how much you use and take care of the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These signs can mean that your water heater is going out:
- Popping noises coming from the tank
- Dirty, cloudy or rusty water
- Water smells bad
- Leaking pressure relief valve
Because water heaters generally hold 50 gallons of water, a fault can cause a catastrophic flood.
Like with any other appliance, annual maintenance is crucial. We advise reading up on our Advantage Program to potentially avoid problems with your water heater.