According to the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors, many aspects impact the lifespan of a water heater, but most run between 10 and 15 years. If your water heater falls somewhere in that range, it may be time to start thinking about buying a new water heater.
Common Water Heater Problems
If you find your water heater is leaking, ring Levy & Son at 469-249-1971
right away. Even a slow leak can grow fast and create costly harm to your living space.
Not Enough Hot Water Available
If you’re receiving zero, or very little, hot water out of your tap, the problem could be the pilot light. If you’re not sure how to investigate the pilot light, give Levy & Son a call and we’ll handle the problem.
Water is Too Hot or Too Cold
There’s a chance you have the inaccurate size water heater for your home. A quick call to our professionals and we can help you analyze your usage and help remedy the issue.
Other Typical Water Heater Problems
- Weird noises coming from the tank
- Discolored water
- Foul smelling water
Remember outside of taking care of issues with your water heater as they appear, standard maintenance is crucial. We recommend reviewing our Plumbing PLUS Maintenance Agreement to make sure 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. Levy & Son has many ENERGY STAR®-rated water heaters to choose from and we are experts at water heater installation. Give us a call at 469-249-1971
or request an appointment online.