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, near furnace or water heater, or under your kitchen sink.
Then reach Neal Harris Service Experts at 816-787-0500 immediately. Even a minor leak can cause significant damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be signaling it’s time for a new water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Getting zeroor insufficient warm water out of your tap? If you use a gas water heater, the pilot light could be malfunctioning.
If you don’t know how to investigate this, call us. We’ll manage the problem.
Insufficient hot water may also mean 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 show that your water heater is will stop working soon:
- Rumbling 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 breakdown can lead to a damaging flood.
Like with any other appliance, standard maintenance is crucial. We advise reading up on our Advantage Program to potentially avoid trouble with your water heater.