Common Water Heater Problems
If you find out your water heater is leaking, shut off your home’s water valve. It’s normally placed in your basement, by furnace or water heater, or under your kitchen sink.
Then call Mountainwest Service Experts at 385-399-0280 right away. Even a little leak can cause big damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be signaling it’s time for a new water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Getting zeroor insufficient heated water out of your tap? If you use a gas water heater, the pilot light could be malfunctioning.
If you don’t know how to get to the bottom of this, call us. We’ll manage the problem.
Insufficient hot water may also be a sign that your water heater is failing 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 calculate how much you need and solve the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These signs can mean that your water heater is about to break:
- Booming noises coming from the tank
- Dirty, cloudy or rusty water
- Water smells bad
- Leaking pressure relief valve
Because water heaters commonly hold 50 gallons of water, a breakdown can result in a destructive flood.
Like with any different appliance, regular maintenance is crucial. We suggest looking into our routine maintenance agreement to potentially avoid trouble with your water heater.