In many cases, a water heater that is not working can be repaired and does not need to be replaced. KC Plumber Pro can provide water heater repair Kansas City and Overland Park. The first thing that you need to determine is the type of water heater that you have. If the unit is gas, your first step should be to locate the pilot light.
If the pilot light is out you can follow the instructions on the side of the water heater that will walk you through the steps of relighting your pilot.
If the pilot will not light, you many need to replace the thermocouple. For many units, this is a universal part that can be purchased from your local hardware store. If you would like us to replace the unit call to schedule for an appointment.
The t&p valve is another part of the water heater that can often be replaced. The t&p valve is located on the side of most water heaters and will start to leak water if there is a surge in pressure. If the water heater is leaking from any other area, it usually means that your unit needs replaced.
If your water heater is electric there will not be a pilot light, instead there will be an upper and a lower panel. Inside these panels are heating elements that can be replaced which will often restore hot water. If you only have hot water for a short amount of time, it is a good indication that your upper heating element has gone bad.
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In many cases, a water heater that is not working can be repaired and does not need to be replaced. KC Plumber Pro can provide water heater repair Kansas City and Overland Park. The first thing that you need to determine is the type of water heater that you have. If the unit is gas, […]