Water Heater Replacement

Repair or Replace your Water Heater

by raleigh plumbers on March 11, 2015

Best in the area for water heater repair and installation, the Wake County NC water heater specialists at Poole’s Plumbing can get you going in  the right direction whether your current unit needs to be fixed or you need a brand new heater, but many may question how they know whether it’s time to Repair or Replace your Water Heater.

ultra_rucMost water heaters have a life span of about 10-13 years, and if there is a need for repair at that point, it may be wisest to replace the older unit, as the latest models are around 20 percent more efficient and can actually save you in the neighborhood of $700 annually. If your tank has not quite reached that age, some things to look for that may have gone wrong and would call for repair are your burner or heating element, the thermostat, or valve sticks. Also, you may see the circuit breaker on an electric heater trip or the pilot light could go out.

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The Wake County NC water heater specialists at Poole’s can fix any of these issues for you at the best price in the area and in short order. Likewise, if there is the need for replacement, they can certainly direct you that way, too, with countless options for either tankless water heaters or conventional tank-type units for you to choose from. So, whichever way you discover is the best route for you, the Raleigh Plumbers at Poole’s Plumbing can help you to professionally decide whether to Repair or Replace your Water Heater.