Expert Water Heater Repair in Knoxville
Many circumstances can impact the life expectancy of a water heater, but the average heater will run between 10 and 15 years.
One of the 27 million American households with a water heater that’s more than 10 years old? It’s time to start thinking about installing an upgraded one. When it goes out, it can leave you with potential damage to your Knoxville home.
If you find it isn’t economical to repair your water heater, call on R & M Climate Control Service Experts to help you select a new water heater that will fit your family’s requirements and work with your budget.
We have many ENERGY STAR®-rated water heaters to choose from and we are professionals at water heater installation. Plus, we back our services with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee for a year.*
Common Water Heater Problems
If you find out your water heater is leaking, turn off your home’s water valve. It’s normally placed in your basement, near furnace or water heater, or under your kitchen sink.
Then call R & M Climate Control Service Experts at 865-229-6176 without delay. Even a little leak can cause major damage to your home.
A leaky tank may be indicating you need to replace your water heater.
Not Enough Hot Water
Getting no or very little 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, give us a call. We’ll take care of the problem.
A lack of hot water may also be a sign 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 your usage and remedy the issue.
Other Water Heater Problems
These symptoms can show that your water heater is going out:
- Rumbling noises coming from the tank
- Discolored, cloudy or rusty water
- Water smells bad
- Leaking pressure relief valve
As water heaters generally hold 50 gallons of water, failure can result in a damaging flood.
Like with any other appliance, annual maintenance is crucial. We recommend looking into our Advantage Program to potentially avoid problems with your water heater.
Howard from Service Experts came to fix our hot water heater. He walked us through ordering all the parts which were under warranty, he was punctual, and worked quickly. In addition to giving us back hot water he was so personable. He talked to my kids the whole time and pretended to be Olaf from Frozen while they pretended to be Anna and Elsa. Great plumber and great person! Thank you!
– Rachel T.