According to the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors, many factors impact the lifespan of a water heater, but most run between 10 and 15 years. If your water heater appears in that range, it may be time to start the process of buying a replacement water heater.
Common Water Heater Problems
If you find your water heater is leaking, call Barlow Service Experts at 801-436-8985
immediately. Even a slow leak can escalate fast and lead to expensive damage to your house.
Not Enough Hot Water Generated
If you’re getting zero, or very little, hot water out of your tap, it could be the pilot light. If you’re not sure how to check the pilot light, give Barlow Service Experts a call and we’ll get to the bottom of the problem.
Water is Too Hot or Too Cold
There’s a likelihood you have the wrong size water heater for your living space. A speedy call to our professionals and we can help you calculate your usage and help correct the issue.
Other Typical Water Heater Problems
- Weird noises coming from the tank
- Discolored water
- Foul smelling water
Don’t forget in addition to repairing issues with your water heater as they happen, routine maintenance is important. We recommend looking into our Plumbing PLUS Maintenance Agreement to be confident you are doing everything you can to prevent plumbing problems.
If you discover it isn’t cost-effective to have a water heater repair done, look to us to help you find a new water heater that will meet your household demands and work with your budget. Barlow Service Experts has many ENERGY STAR®-rated water heaters to choose from and we are experts at water heater installation. Give us a call at 801-436-8985
or request an appointment online.