Fresno Water Heater Maintenance Tips

Steps for Water Heater Repair Fresno CA Maintenance

Attempt these steps if the temperature level is not as hot as one would like:

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  • Make sure that the power is connected. Reset the thermostat.
  • Flush the heater to get rid of sediment from the tank.
  • Insulate the hot water pipes.
  • Change the heating aspect or thermostat.
  • Raise the temperature level setting on the thermostat.

Gas water heater

  • See to it that the gas is connected and the aviator light is lit.
  • Flush the heater to remove sediment from the tank.
  • Insulate the hot water pipes.
  • Clean the gas burner and replace the thermocoupler (a security device that shuts off the gas automatically if the aviator flame heads out).
  • Raise the temperature level setting on the thermostat.

Various other usual troubles and possible solutions

  • Hissing or sizzling sounds: Sediment might have gathered in the tank. Drain the tank till the water clears. Soak elements in vinegar and scrape collected scale.
  • Leaking pressure-relief valve: Replace valve.
  • Leaking supply of water pipes: Tighten the fittings. If that does not work, shut down the water and change the fittings.

Here are some more good hot water heater maintenance tips.

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