Article provided by: Tap Roots Plumbing & Heating Ltd.
Water Heater Repair
Whenever you find yourself in desperate need of plumbing services. Or maybe your plumbing simply needs a few tweaks. Please! And I please do not try and do so yourself. Unless you really know what you are doing.
We know how it goes. Every man wants to get his hands dirty to prove to the world that he knows his stuff when it comes to handy work. And yes there is a time a place for that, but sometimes you just have to leave it to the professionals.
Water heater services
Taking care of your household or industrial plumbing is important. You don’t want to be changing you’re your equipment every few months. So to help you with that we have put together a few tips on how to pick up that your water heater is about to cave in.
Being familiar with the breakage signs allows you to intervene before a catastrophe happens
The age of your heater plays a huge role in the integrity of the heaters structures. If you are unsure of the age of the heater model. Then we can advise you to check the manufacturer’s manual or even checking the manufacturer’s sticker on the heater itself.
More often than not a water heaters longevity spans as long as ten years. However, if you use them beyond this point it will expose them to various problems. If your water has been used for this long or even longer then you should consider renewing it.
Rusty water. If it happens to be that the water coming from your water heater is a rusty color. This could possibly mean that the inside of your water heater has become rusted. And this is definitely a reason for replacement.
If you do not replace it. You could experience leakages and also, your heater might burst. Creating a huge catastrophe.
A heater making noise is a sign for worry. This is a result of sediments building up at the bottom of the tank. As time goes by the sediments harden as the heater get heated every time. This is when your heater starts clucking and clunking.
This is a very important sign and means that you should get a new heater ASAP. The heater will also require excessive heating and this would just mean that you will have to pay bigger electricity bills.
There should be no water surrounding the area around your heater. Moisture spots around the heater could mean that your heater is experiencing leakages and cracks. However, before you decide to renew your water heater.
You should have your heater inspected to ensure that there are no other leaks because maybe it is not the heater itself but the surrounding and supporting pipes or fittings. You should also check to see whether or not the pressure pipes have any leaks.
Water Heater Repair Coquitlam
Come to us or give a call. We are sure to settle your plumbing needs. We have special leak detection teams that we send out to check the water heaters for you. This means that we fix your problems quick and fast.
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