Expert Water Heater Repair in Champaign

Many aspects can affect the life cycle of a water heater, but most last between 10 and 15 years.

Among the 27 million American households with a water heater that’s more than 10 years old? You should think about installing an upgraded one. When it goes out, it can leave you with a mess in your Champaign home.

If you discover it isn’t cost-effective to fix your water heater, contact Chief/Bauer Service Experts to help you pick a new water heater that will meet your household needs and work with your budget.

We have various ENERGY STAR®-rated water heaters to select from and we are Experts at water heater installation. Plus, we back our services with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee for a year.*

Common Water Heater Problems

Leaking Tank

If you notice your water heater is leaking, switch off your home’s water valve. It’s typically situated in your basement, close to your furnace or water heater, or below your kitchen sink.

Then reach Chief/Bauer Service Experts at 217-689-2469 without delay. Even a small leak can cause big damage to your home.

A leaky tank may be signaling you need to replace your water heater.

Not Enough Hot Water

Not getting anyor very little hot water out of your tap? If you have a gas water heater, there could be an issue with the pilot light.

If you’re not sure how to get to the bottom of this, give us a call. We’ll handle the problem.

A lack of hot water may also mean that your water heater is failing and needs to be replaced.

Water is Too Hot or Too Cold

Your water heater may be undersized. We can help you determine how much you use and take care of the issue.

Other Water Heater Problems

These signals can be an indication that your water heater is will stop working soon:

  • Booming noises coming from the tank
  • Tinted, milky-colored or rusty water
  • Water smells bad
  • Leaking pressure relief valve

Since water heaters usually hold 50 gallons of water, failure can lead to a catastrophic flood.

Like with any other appliance, regular maintenance is crucial. We suggest reading up on our Advantage Program to potentially avoid problems with your water heater.