Know Which South FL Plumber to Call When It’s Time to Repair Your Water Heater
Plumbers 911 Keeps Your Water Warm and Ready Whole Year Round
Water heaters, like all appliances age with time leading to a reduction in efficiency and function. Knowing when to switch water heaters can allow you to make the change on your schedule rather than wait for it to fail at the most inconvenient of moments.
For both emergency service or scheduled maintenance, Plumbers 911 South FL has your back. We know that having hot water is important for your household needs and make it our priority to restore it to your home as fast as possible.
For this and other plumbing emergencies, we offer 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year service. Whether it is the middle of the night or Christmas morning, we are just a call away to restore or replace your water heater.
Plumbers 911 takes all of these considerations and embodies them fully. We research our competition with care to provide you with the best rates on the market. Our lower rates in no way signify lower quality. In fact, all of our technicians have had thousands of hours of on the job training, actively pursue continued education, and are fully licensed and insured.
Your safety is our priority, and we always screen our contractors to ensure the best customer interactions. All our technicians are screened for drugs and pass a thorough background check. Our work standards are high and our mannerism professional. So if your water heater has failed give us a call. Your call will reach a real person, not a machine, ready to hear your concerns and dispatch a technician to your location as soon as possible.
Why Wait For An Emergency?
There is no need to wait for your heater to give out completely before giving us a call. Knowing the signs of an old water heater allow you to carefully plan the replacement into your budget and then schedule the installation at a convenient time for you.
So how can you tell if your water heater is need of replacement and repair? There are two types of water heaters available. Electric water heaters and gas water heaters. These appliances are used daily and have a typical lifespan of eight to twelve years. The lifespan can be shorter or longer depending on the set temperature, how will it was installed, the model, and how well it has been maintained over he years.
While you should start saving for a new water heater if yours is reaching the 12-year mark or has had a host of issues, simple repairs may prolong the life of your heater. To find the age of your water heater, you can look up the serial number that is found on the manufacturer’s sticker right on your water heater.
Common Repairs We Perform
One of the most common problems our technicians repair is burned-out elements. Our specialists can easily replace the heating elements, a repair that restores heating efficiency 90% of the time. Using a continuity tester and other electrical testers, we will perform a continuity test to see if a burned out element is your problem. We will also check to see if it has shorted out.
If your element needs to be replaced we will drain the water from your tank and remove the worn out element. We can also check to ensure that your lack of hot water isn’t caused by a tripped circuit breaker and reset the high-temperature cutoff, found above the upper thermostats. Often, problems with the thermostats and the cutoff switch may be causing your water heater to malfunction.
If you notice rusty or red city water coming out of the base of your water heater or cracks it may be time to replace the entire heater. Though this may be caused by rusting in the pipes connecting to your heater. Rumbling noises heard from within your water heater can be caused by deposited sediments hardening within the bottom of the tank over the years of service.
Allow Plumbers 911 to Help You
Water heaters are large appliances and do a fantastic job heating the home’s water. They work so well that they are frequently forgotten until the moment your hot shower turns frigid. Whether your heater has stopped heating water entirely or has started to heat water at a slower pace, a visit from a specialist is sure to resolve the problem.
Our professional plumbers will test your appliance to see if the problem can be repaired. If so, you will save hundreds of dollars by prolonging the use of your current water heater. Our contractors can also let you know if your tank is showing signs of irreversible damage, the damage that only a new heater can correct. If this is the case, we will help you with the installation of your new heater. Proper installation plays a vital role in the lifespan of your heater, so ensure that it is done correctly.
Our services are affordable, competitively priced, and always available for all of your emergencies. Our techs are skilled to handle all tasks, both large and small, and carry the majority of the parts in their clean service vans for fast repairs.
Do not hesitate to give us a call today whether it is the middle of the night or regular maintenance visit. We are certain that you will be satisfied with our services and guarantee it to be so. Your satisfaction is important to us, and we are happy to offer you water heater repair and replacement services around the clock.