Smithson Valley Water Heater Repair

Water heaters, like all other appliances, wear out over time.  You can extend the life of your unit in Smithson Valley with routine maintenance and occassional water heater repair. However, eventually your Smithson Valley home will need a new water heater with professional installation.

When you find yourself in this position, the experts at Denny Plumbing will be here for you.  We're also here for you if you just need help with a routine water heater flush.

Water in San Antonio and the rest of Central Texas contains a high mineral content. Unfortunately, that can cause premature wearing to your plumbing fixtures.  For example, these minerals build up inside the water heater causing the heating elements to be overworked.  Then it may burn out.

Even worse, these minerals will eat away at the inside of the tank cause the unit to rust from the inside out. Then the walls may become weak and likely to leak.  When this happens,  using a plumbing company for water heater installation for your home in Smithson Valley, TX is wise.

The fact is, you want to replace the unit before a major plumbing emergency occurs.

A leaking water heater can actually deposit hundreds of gallons of water in your home in a matter of a few minutes.  Imagine the damage that could cause if you aren’t home and the water continues to pour into your home for hours or days.

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Signs signaling Your Smithson Valley Home needs Water Heater Repair

Water heaters can need servicing for a variety of reasons:  faulty electrical connections, dead heating elements, broken thermostats, and more.  Fortunately, there are common signs that the unit is on the fritz.  Water heater repair alert signals are the same whether you're in Smithson Valley or San Antonio, TX.

  • Less hot water than usual from your unit (you run out of hot water faster)
  • Water temperature that is significantly hotter or colder than normal (with no thermostat change)
  • No hot water at all (obviously!)
  • Visible signs of rust on the unit
  • Rusty color or metallic smell to your hot water

Pro tip:  If you're experiencing no hot water at all, check the breaker to the water heater to see if it has tripped.  You may find all you need to do is flip the breaker back on.

However, if that's not the problem, or if any of the other signs is present, give the experts at Denny Plumbing a call.  We're here to help out with the water heater repair your unit needs in Smithson Valley, TX.

The Denny Plumbing team will arrive in a well-stocked service van ready to evaluate your hot water situation.  Our reliable Smithson Valley plumbers will work diligently on your water heater repair, but if necessary can provide water heater installation.

Reach out to Denny Plumbing today to schedule your plumbing service.  Our friendly, reliable staff is standing by to help you get your plumbing back into working order.

For more information about water heaters, visit our pages on types of water heaters, water heater features, and standard water heater maintenance.

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Denny Plumbing Services

(210) 745-2288

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