Signs Your Water Heater Needs Repair or Replacement

Limited to no production. This is the most obvious telltale sign — if you have no hot water, or your water heater isn’t producing water that is hot enough, it’s time to schedule a service call.

Your water heater makes odd noises. Any sort of banging, scratching or popping sound could be a sign that sediment has built up in your tank.

Bad smells. If your hot water is producing a bad smell this could be a sign of sulfur-related bacteria.

Leaks. Any hot water heater leak should be taken seriously as it could indicate corrosion or rust.

Brown water. If you have brown water, it may be a sign that your water heater is involved.

Tankless Water Heaters Versus Traditional: Which Is For You?

The cost of tankless water heater installation. A tankless water heater can cost more to install, particularly if you need a gas line or additional ventilation in your home.

The cost to run tankless water heaters versus traditional. Conversely, the cost to run a traditional water heater versus a tankless is just the opposite. Tankless water heaters can save you money on your energy bills.

The space needed. Tankless water heaters are able to fit in smaller spaces, which makes them great for smaller homes, condos or apartment buildings where space is at a premium.

System lifespan. You don’t have to worry about corrosion with tankless water heaters, therefore, they last longer.

Performance. You never have to worry about running out of hot water with tankless water heaters, as they provide a continuous amount of hot water supply.

Maintenance issues. Since traditional water heaters are less complex to build, they are much easier to services. If your tankless water heater breaks down, you may need specialized service or parts that could prove to be costlier.

If Your Water Heater Appointment Requires A Wait For ANY Reason...There Is ZERO Service Fee

If you’re experiencing water heater issues, call Same Day Heating & Air for a diagnostic appointment. Whether it’s a water heater repair or replacement, gas or electric, tank or tankless, we provide unmatched expertise for your San Diego home to provide the best water heater services to fit your home and budget. Our commitment to our customers and workmanship guarantee you’ll be satisfied!

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FAQ About San Diego Water Heaters

What Are The Costs of New Water Heaters In San Diego?

Costs can vary based on the size of your home and budget, but it is acceptable to point out that tankless models typically run more than traditional models. The complexity of your current system and the need for potential upgrades to plumbing and electrical systems can also be a cost factor.

What's The Differences Between Gas and Electric Water Heaters?

If your home has a gas line, gas water heaters can operate with better energy efficiency than electric water heaters. However, the installation costs may be higher. Consult with Same Day to make an informed decision.

What Size Water Heater Do I Need?

Naturally, the size of your water heater depends on the size of your home. Make sure to look at your water bill and assess your hot water usage to determine how many gallons you would need. If you live in an apartment or condo, you must also consider building codes or other standards that need met. Same Day can assist you with these questions.

Why Choose Same Day For Water Heater Repair & Installation?

We understand that having a broken water heater can become very uncomfortable for your home and family. There are many plumbers in the area. That’s why we guarantee our appointments, or your money back. Same Day has a history of excellence and is committed to serving your home as if you were our own. Building lifelong relationships with our clientele is best for both parties!

Whether it’s a simple repair or an issue that requires a brand new water heater installation, we’re confident that you’ll be telling your friends and family about your positive experience with Same Day. It’s the #1 plumbing company in the San Diego Area. We started in 2019 as an HVAC outfit, and have grown into a regional powerhouse because we love the work, and take care of our customers — it’s that simple.

Family-owned Same Day offers fast, reliable plumbing services in San Diego County at a price you can afford. Our promise to you is always that if we do not arrive the SAME DAY we schedule your plumbing services, you don’t pay the service fee. Our home service experts are licensed and insured with more than 100 years of staff experience. Call us. And see why we’re different.