Greenville SC Water Heater Repair & Replacement
A reliable water heater is essential to the health and safety of your family. You need it to wash dishes and laundry safely and also to enjoy a hot shower. When your water heater isn’t working properly, Waldrop Plumbing, Heating & Air can help with water heater repair services in the Greer, SC area.
Traditional water heaters have a large holding tank that fills with hot water. The tank uses electricity or natural gas to heat the water. Then, it holds the hot water until someone turns on the hot water tap. A tankless model heats water on-demand without the need for a large storage tank. Either way, when they work properly, water heaters deliver reliable hot water when you need it, and when problems arise, we can help.
For reliable water heater repair in Greer, SC, call (864) 641-4011.
Common Reasons to Need Water Heater Repair
There are many reasons why you might need water heater repair. For instance, buildup inside the water heater tank can lead to less capacity and performance, and broken parts or other components can make it difficult for the unit to function properly. Some signs that you might need water heater repair include:
Inability to keep up with your demand for hot water
No hot water
Unusual hot water odor or color
Loud, banging noises from the water heater
Leaking water heaters
If you notice these signs and symptoms, reach out to Waldrop for professional water heater repair help.
Pros and Cons of DIY vs. Professional Water Heater Repair
Water heaters are relatively simple pieces of equipment, but that does not mean they are easy to repair. When you need water heater repair, you need to hire a professional. DIY repair may save you some money, but it will also put you at higher risk for issues, including issues that could impact your family’s safety. By choosing a professional for water heater repair, you will enjoy:
Peace of mind knowing that electrical or gas work is done right
Confidence that the repaired water heater will work as it should
Faster repair to protect your family’s comfort and safety
There are no drawbacks to hiring a professional to repair your water heater. You will get reliable hot water that works when you need it and no risk of problems from a poorly repaired heater.
Schedule water heater repair in Greer today.
Choose Waldrop for Water Heater Repair in Greer, SC
Waldrop has been serving Greer and the surrounding communities for over 50 years. We have the knowledge and experience to work efficiently and effectively. We also have some of the best people in the business, and those people will focus on customer satisfaction with every job. When you choose Waldrop, you get prompt, reliable, and effective water heater repair with a smile.
Water Heater Repair FAQs
Can water heaters be repaired?
Yes, water heaters can often be repaired. However, homeowners will need to consider the cost difference between repair and replacement with an older unit. Sometimes replacement is more cost-effective in the long run.
Should I repair or replace my water heater?
The typical life span of a water heater is 15 years, so if yours is nearing that age and has a serious repair problem, replacement usually makes more sense.
Why is my hot water a rusty color?
Deposits in the water heater can cause the hot water to turn a rusty color. This is an indication that you need water heater repair.
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