Wheaton Water Heater Repair & Installation
Reliable Water Heater Services Throughout the Chicago Metro Area
Your water heater is one of the most important elements of your home’s plumbing system. Water heaters are responsible for producing all of the heated water you need for bathing, cleaning, cooking, and taking care of other day-to-day tasks. When something goes wrong, and you’re not getting the hot water you need, it’s time to call a professional.
At Precision Today Plumbing Drain Cleaning, we offer comprehensive water heater services in Wheaton and the surrounding areas. Whether you are in of water heater repairs or you’re interested in upgrading to a newer, more efficient tankless model, our expert plumbing technicians can help. In most cases, we offer same-day service and we always stand behind the quality of our work with industry-leading standard warranties our competitors can’t match.
Call Precision Today Plumbing Drain Cleaning today at (630) 280-3221 to schedule a water heater repair or installation in Wheaton!
Repair vs. Replace: When Is It Time for a New Water Heater?
Some water heater problems are minor enough to be effectively addressed with professional repairs. Things like an unlit pilot light, tripped circuit breaker, broken burner, or sediment buildup are all relatively inexpensive and easy to address. However, certain issues with your water heater may indicate that it’s time for a replacement. Our Wheaton plumbers can help you determine which course of action is best for you.
Common signs you should replace your water heater:
- The tank shows signs of corrosion
- There is a leak in the water heater
- You keep having to pay for repairs
- The water heater is more than 10 years old
What to Consider Before Starting Water Heater Repairs
Like most household appliances, your water heater is one of those things that gets taken for granted – until it goes kaput. Then it garners all the attention it deserves. On average, the lifespan of most water heaters is between ten and fifteen years. Of course, this lifespan varies according to the frequency of use and care and maintenance. Knowing when it’s time for water heater repair allows you to make informed decisions and ensure a constant supply of clean, safe hot water.
- Take an honest assessment of your time, schedule and skill. Will you really be able to safely and routinely maintain your water heater? Maintenance plays a big role in the lifespan of your water heater. Consequently, the lack of maintenance plays a big role in repair costs and necessity. Units that undergo routine checks and upgrades last longer and undergo less frequent and costly repairs.
- Is your water heater dispensing cold instead of hot water? Yikes! It may be something as simple as a blown pilot light or as complicated as a faulty thermocouple. Relighting the pilot light could be a DIY project. Repairing or replacing the thermocouple is a job for our team of skilled pros.
- If your water heater is emitting a foul odor similar to that of a rotten egg, you’ll definitely want to call us in for a timely repair. That unpleasant smell usually means your unit has bacteria growing inside it, which makes the water passing through it pose a health risk for your family. We can repair the unit and restore bacterial and PH levels to safe standards fast!
Benefits of Water Heater Replacement
Replacing your water heater may seem like an irritating, expensive investment, but there are actually a number of benefits to having a new one installed. Firstly, if your current water heater is old, you’ll enjoy improved efficiency and lowered monthly bills with a newer, modern unit. Secondly, if you’ve had to shell out for your frequent water heater repairs, replacing your water heater can save you time, money, and hassle with fewer breakdowns and problems. Lastly, water heater replacement offers you the opportunity to upgrade to an energy-efficient, tankless water heater for endless hot water. Precision Today Plumbing Drain Cleaning specializes in tankless water heater installation throughout Wheaton and the surrounding areas.
Is a Tankless Water Heater Right for You?
When considering whether to replace your existing water heater with a tankless option, there are a few factors to consider. Tankless water heaters offer numerous benefits—such an endless hot water whenever you need it, improved energy efficiency, and lowered energy/gas bills. Tankless units are a great option especially when space is a constraint. The small units are mounted on a wall vs taking up floor space and can make a huge difference in a tight, mechanical room. If you’re interested in learning more about the advantages of a tankless water heater, our expert Wheaton plumbing technicians are happy to answer your questions. We will ask you questions to help you determine if a tankless is the best solution for you and make sure it is sized properly.
Schedule Your Service with Precision Today Today
If you’re in need of water heater services in Wheaton, Aurora, Naperville, or nearby, reach out to our team for reliable, cost-effective solutions today. You can count on us to always provide our honest recommendations and professional advice. Plus, we offer some of the best workmanship in the industry—we even guarantee it! From comprehensive water heater repairs to new installation and regular tune-ups, we’ve got you covered.
Give us a call or contact us online to schedule same-day water heater services, seven days a week!
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The team arrived as scheduled, clearly explained everything they will be performing. Did the work, explained what they did and found, and cleaned up. Will continue using and recommend to others!- Walter G.
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