Common Water Heater Problems
If you find out your water heater is leaking, switch off your home’s water valve. It’s typically placed in your basement, close to your furnace or water heater, or under your kitchen sink.
Then contact Komfort Air at 704-705-8135 immediately. Even a small leak can cause significant damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be indicating you need to get a new water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Getting zeroor very little heated water out of your tap? If you have a gas water heater, the pilot light could be malfunctioning.
If you’re not confident in how to investigate this, get in touch with us. We’ll manage 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 not the right size. We can help you figure out how much you use and remedy the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These signs can be an indication that your water heater is will stop working soon:
- Booming noises coming from the tank
- Discolored, milky-colored or rusty water
- Water reeks
- Leaking pressure relief valve
Because water heaters generally hold 50 gallons of water, a fault can cause a destructive flood.
Like with any different appliance, regular maintenance is critical. We recommend checking out our Advantage Program to potentially avoid issues with your water heater.