Expert Water Heater Repair in Kitchener

Many situations can influence the life cycle of a water heater, but most last between 10 and 15 years.

Own a water heater that’s past 10 years old? You should consider getting a modern one. When it goes out, it can leave you with a mess in your Kitchener home.

If you discover it isn’t reasonable to fix your water heater, call on Hammond Plumbing & Heating to help you pick a new water heater that will meet your family’s needs and work with your budget.

We have many ENERGY STAR®-rated water heaters to pick from and we specialize in water heater installation. Plus, we back our services with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee for a year.*

Common Water Heater Problems

Leaking Tank

If you discover your water heater is leaking, shut off your home’s water valve. It’s usually situated in your basement, by furnace or water heater, or underneath your kitchen sink.

Then contact Hammond Plumbing & Heating at 226-240-1120 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

Not getting anyor very little hot water out of your tap? If you have a gas water heater, there could be an issue with the pilot light.

If you’re not sure how to investigate this, get in touch with us. We’ll handle the problem.

A lack of hot water may also indicate that your water heater is on its last leg and needs to be replaced.

Water is Too Hot or Too Cold

Your water heater may be too small. We can help you figure out your usage and remedy the issue.

Other Water Heater Problems

These signals 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

Since water heaters generally hold 50 gallons of water, a fault can cause a damaging flood.

Like with any different appliance, standard maintenance is crucial. We recommend checking out our Advantage Program to potentially avoid issues with your water heater.