Common Water Heater Problems
If you discover your water heater is leaking, shut off your home’s water valve. It’s typically situated in your basement, near furnace or water heater, or under your kitchen sink.
Then reach Jack Nelson Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning at 918-212-8927 immediately. Even a small 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 not enough warm water out of your tap? If you own a gas water heater, something could be wrong with the pilot light.
If you’re not confident in how to investigate this, 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 not the right size. We can help you calculate how much you need and solve the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These signals can be an indication that your water heater is will stop working soon:
- Rumbling noises coming from the tank
- Discolored, cloudy or rusty water
- Water reeks
- Leaking pressure relief valve
Since water heaters usually hold 50 gallons of water, failure can lead to a catastrophic flood.
Like with any other appliance, annual maintenance is important. We advise checking out our routine maintenance agreement to potentially avoid problems with your water heater.