Common Water Heater Problems
If you notice your water heater is leaking, switch off your home’s water valve. It’s normally placed in your basement, by furnace or water heater, or underneath your kitchen sink.
Then reach Freschi Service Experts at 925-384-1303 right away. Even a little leak can cause big damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be signaling you need to get a new water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Getting noor 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, call us. We’ll handle the problem.
Insufficient hot water may also indicate that your water heater is on its last leg 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 need and remedy the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These signs can be an indication that your water heater is going out:
- Booming noises coming from the tank
- Tinted, white-colored or rusty water
- Water smells bad
- Leaking pressure relief valve
As water heaters commonly hold 50 gallons of water, a fault can cause a catastrophic flood.
Like with any other appliance, annual maintenance is critical. We advise looking into our routine maintenance agreement to potentially avoid trouble with your water heater.