Common Water Heater Problems
If you notice 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 underneath your kitchen sink.
Then contact Knochelmann Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning at 859-905-0834 without delay. Even a small leak can cause big damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be signaling you need to get a new water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Not getting anyor not enough warm water out of your tap? If you have a gas water heater, something could be wrong with the pilot light.
If you don’t know how to figure this out, call us. We’ll manage the problem.
Not enough 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 determine how much you need and solve the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These signals can mean that your water heater is will stop working soon:
- Booming noises coming from the tank
- Tinted, milky-colored or rusty water
- Water smells bad
- Leaking pressure relief valve
As water heaters usually hold 50 gallons of water, failure can lead to a catastrophic flood.
Like with some other appliance, annual maintenance is important. We suggest checking out our routine maintenance agreement to potentially avoid trouble with your water heater.