Residential Water Heater Repair & Replacement Services in Norfolk, VA

Signs Water Heater Needs Repair

Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Norfolk offers a range of water heater repair services. They specialize in diagnosing and fixing various issues with water heaters to ensure they are functioning efficiently. Some of the common water heater problems they can address include:

  • No hot water: If your water heater isn't producing hot water, the experts at Mr. Rooter Plumbing can determine the cause, whether it's a faulty heating element, a broken thermostat, or other issues, and provide the necessary repairs.
  • Insufficient hot water: If your water heater is producing limited hot water, they can inspect the unit to identify the underlying problem. It could be a sediment buildup, a faulty dip tube, or an issue with the heating elements.
  • Water leaks: If you notice water pooling around your water heater or any signs of leakage, it's important to have it repaired promptly to prevent further damage. Mr. Rooter Plumbing can detect the source of the leak and perform the necessary repairs or replace faulty components.
  • Strange noises: If your water heater is making unusual noises like rumbling, popping, or banging sounds, it could indicate sediment accumulation or other internal problems. The plumbers can flush the tank to remove sediment and address any issues causing the noises.
  • Pilot light problems: For gas water heaters, if the pilot light goes out or won't stay lit, the technicians can inspect the pilot assembly, gas valve, or thermocouple to determine the cause and provide the appropriate repairs.
  • Smelly or Discolored water: If you notice an unpleasant odor or discolored water coming from your water heater, it could be a sign of bacterial growth or rust inside the tank. The professionals can flush and clean the tank or recommend further actions to resolve the issue.
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Hiring a plumbing professional for water heater repairs is important because they possess the necessary expertise, ensure safety, utilize specialized tools, offer efficient solutions, and provide warranties for their work. By entrusting your water heater repairs to a professional, you can enjoy a reliable and properly functioning system for your hot water needs.

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