Common Water Heater Problems
If you notice your water heater is leaking, shut off your home’s water valve. It’s typically located in your basement, by furnace or water heater, or underneath your kitchen sink.
Then call Stark Services at 817-668-6689 without delay. Even a little leak can cause significant damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be indicating you need to replace your water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Getting zeroor very little hot water out of your tap? If you own a gas water heater, something could be wrong with the pilot light.
If you’re not sure how to get to the bottom of this, call us. We’ll take care of the problem.
Not enough 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 figure out how much you need and solve 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
- Dirty, milky-colored or rusty water
- Water reeks
- Leaking pressure relief valve
Since water heaters usually hold 50 gallons of water, failure can cause a damaging flood.
Like with any other appliance, standard maintenance is important. We advise reading up on our Advantage Program to potentially avoid trouble with your water heater.