Common Water Heater Problems
If you discover your water heater is leaking, switch off your home’s water valve. It’s usually located in your basement, close to your furnace or water heater, or under your kitchen sink.
Then reach Peachtree Service Experts at 678-235-9699 right away. Even a minor leak can cause major damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be indicating you need to get a new water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Not getting anyor 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 get to the bottom of this, call us. We’ll take care of the problem.
A lack of 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 too small. We can help you calculate your usage and solve the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These signals can be an indication that your water heater is about to break:
- Booming noises coming from the tank
- Tinted, milky-colored or rusty water
- Foul-smelling water
- Leaking pressure relief valve
Since water heaters commonly hold 50 gallons of water, a breakdown can lead to a destructive flood.
Like with any other appliance, annual maintenance is important. We recommend checking out our Advantage Program to potentially avoid problems with your water heater.