Common Water Heater Problems
If you notice your water heater is leaking, turn off your home’s water valve. It’s typically placed in your basement, close to your furnace or water heater, or underneath your kitchen sink.
Then contact Knochelmann Service Experts at 859-905-0834 right away. Even a small leak can cause big damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be signaling you need to replace your water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Not getting anyor not enough heated water out of your tap? If you have a gas water heater, something could be wrong with the pilot light.
If you’re not sure how to investigate this, call us. We’ll manage the problem.
Insufficient hot water may also be a sign 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 not the right size. We can help you figure out how much you need and take care of the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These signals can show that your water heater is will stop working soon:
- Popping noises coming from the tank
- Tinted, white-colored or rusty water
- Foul-smelling water
- Leaking pressure relief valve
Because water heaters usually hold 50 gallons of water, a breakdown can cause a catastrophic flood.
Like with some other appliance, regular maintenance is important. We suggest reading up on our Advantage Program to potentially avoid issues with your water heater.