Expert Water Heater Repair in Kitchener
Many aspects can impact the life span of a water heater, but the average heater will run between 10 and 15 years.
Have a water heater that’s past 10 years old? You should think about getting an upgraded one. When it stops working, it can leave you with a mess in your Kitchener home.
If you discover it isn’t economical to patch up your water heater, look to Boehmers/Cronin Emery Home Services by Enercare to help you pick a new water heater that will fit your family’s requirements and work with your budget.
We have various ENERGY STAR®-rated water heaters to pick from and we specialize in water heater installation. Plus, we back our services with a worry free guarantee.*
Common Water Heater Problems
If you notice your water heater is leaking, switch off your home’s water valve. It’s normally situated in your basement, near furnace or water heater, or below your kitchen sink.
Then call Boehmers/Cronin Emery Home Services by Enercare at 519-804-1617 without delay. Even a small leak can cause major damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be hinting you need to replace your water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Not getting anyor insufficient warm 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, call us. We’ll handle the problem.
Not enough 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 undersized. We can help you calculate how much you use and solve the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These symptoms can be an indication that your water heater is about to break:
- Rumbling noises coming from the tank
- Tinted, white-colored or rusty water
- Water smells bad
- Leaking pressure relief valve
As water heaters usually hold 50 gallons of water, a breakdown can result in a catastrophic flood.
Like with some other appliance, regular maintenance is important. We suggest looking into our Advantage Program to potentially avoid issues with your water heater.