Common Water Heater Problems
If you discover your water heater is leaking, turn 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 contact Peachtree Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning at 678-235-9699 right away. Even a minor leak can cause significant damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be indicating you need to replace your water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Not getting anyor insufficient heated water out of your tap? If you own a gas water heater, there could be an issue with the pilot light.
If you don’t know how to get to the bottom of this, call us. We’ll handle the problem.
A lack of hot water may also mean 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 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, white-colored or rusty water
- Foul-smelling water
- Leaking pressure relief valve
Since water heaters commonly hold 50 gallons of water, failure can lead to a damaging flood.
Like with any different appliance, regular maintenance is important. We recommend reading up on our routine maintenance agreement to potentially avoid problems with your water heater.