According to the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors, many aspects influence the life expectancy of a water heater, but most last between 10 and 15 years. If your water heater appears in that range, it may be time to start considering investing in a replacement water heater.
If you find your water heater is leaking, contact Francis Home Environment at 613-723-4700 as soon as possible. Even a small leak can increase fast and create pricey damage to your house.
If you’re receiving zero, or very little, hot water out of your tap, the issue could be the pilot light. If you’re unsure how to check the pilot light, give Francis Home Environment a call and we’ll get to the bottom of the problem.
There’s a likelihood you have the wrong size water heater for your house. A speedy call to our team and we can help you estimate your usage and help fix the issue.
Don’t forget besides repairing problems with your water heater as they arise, routine maintenance is vital. If you discover it isn’t cost-effective to have a water heater repair done, look to us to help you find a new water heater that will meet your household demands and work with your budget. Francis Home Environment has many ENERGY STAR®-rated water heaters to choose from and we are experts at water heater installation. Give us a call at 613-723-4700 or request an appointment online.