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Water Heater Repair in Washington D.C.

Your water heater is integral to your daily hygiene and safety, so caring for it properly is vital. The better you take care of your water heater, the better it will take care of you. When your water heater is no longer operating as it should, turn to United Air Temp. Our licensed plumbers have the tools and knowledge to resolve any of your water heater problems.

Common Signs That Your Water Heater Needs Repair

Corrosion, leakage, and pressure variations are among the most common causes of breakdowns. Leaks can occur at the drain valve, pressure relief valve, or water supply line. You might need water heater repair if:

  • You see signs of leakage in your ceiling.
  • Your appliance isn’t producing hot water.
  • Your water has become rusty or polluted by debris.
  • You run out of hot water faster than you used to.
  • You’re detecting unusual sounds and scents.
  • Your water heater pressure has decreased.
  • Your utility bills have increased for no apparent reason.

Some of these are signs of an impending failure, so it’s crucial to deal with problems the moment you notice them. Failing to do so could render your appliance irreparable.

United Air Temp will make light work of your breakdowns. We repair a wide range of products, from storage tanks and tankless systems to hybrids and high-efficiency condensers.

Contact us to discuss your water heater repair needs today.

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6 Common Causes of Water Heater Breakdowns

Like any appliance in your home, water heaters are complex machines. Comprised of several components, there are many reasons your water heater may break down, including:

  • Age
  • Corroding surfaces
  • Sediment buildup
  • Broken heating mechanisms
  • Faulty electrical connections
  • Loose parts

If your water heater has broken down, contact United Air Temp for prompt service.

Why You Need To Hire a Professional

It’s tempting to cut costs by taking the DIY route, but the average repair person rarely has the right fittings and tools. Water heaters are electric appliances that produce open currents, so they’re a serious risk to your safety. Incorrect installations can lead to wasted time and money, so hiring a licensed professional is often more economical than doing it yourself.

It will probably protect you from burst appliances and the problems they can cause. United Air Temp can diagnose failures correctly and provide lasting solutions that don’t break the bank.

Request a repair by contacting us online today.

 Why Choose United Air Temp?

United Air Temp’s licensed plumbers can provide the finest water heater services on the market today. When you call United Air Temp, you’ll receive:

  • Upfront pricing
  • Quality work
  • On-time scheduling
  • Friendly, licensed plumbers
  • And more

United Air Temp is the company to call if you need quick, reliable water heater services in DC.

Contact United Air Temp for Water Heater Repair

United Air Temp has provided water heater repair to DC families since the 1930s. We have a dedicated team ready to assist with all your water heater needs.

We only hire licensed, insured, background-checked plumbers to join our team, ensuring you feel comfortable with the professional who knocks on your door. We also prioritize upfront pricing and on-time scheduling, so you’re never stuck waiting.

Experience the United Air Temp difference when you contact us for water heater repair.

Frequently Asked Questions

Your storage tank might be too small to accommodate your family, but if the problem worsens, you could have a failure that needs repair.

Long wait times can be caused by long pipelines or a piping diameter problem.

Unusually high power bills could be caused by leakage or the wrong thermostat setting.

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Mike S

I appreciate the service, care, and timely manner put into the service I needed to have done. Although I had a tough job to complete these guys worked together and got the job done.

Carolyn M.

United Air Temps recently serviced my heating units and has serviced my AC units regularly for a few years. The prices are so reasonable.

Devin C.

Our water heater broke down and Edson had it replaced in less than 24hrs. We had a subsequent HVAC issue and he sent a tech to repair it minutes after I submitted the request. We are so grateful for the services UAT has provided.

Brenda M.

I have been a United Air Temp customer for ten years and they never fail to give me prompt, reliable, HONEST service. Friendly, knowledgeable, and mindful of my time.

Mike S

I appreciate the service, care, and timely manner put into the service I needed to have done. Although I had a tough job to complete these guys worked together and got the job done.

Carolyn M.

United Air Temps recently serviced my heating units and has serviced my AC units regularly for a few years. The prices are so reasonable.

Devin C.

Our water heater broke down and Edson had it replaced in less than 24hrs. We had a subsequent HVAC issue and he sent a tech to repair it minutes after I submitted the request. We are so grateful for the services UAT has provided.

Brenda M.

I have been a United Air Temp customer for ten years and they never fail to give me prompt, reliable, HONEST service. Friendly, knowledgeable, and mindful of my time.

Mike S

I appreciate the service, care, and timely manner put into the service I needed to have done. Although I had a tough job to complete these guys worked together and got the job done.

Carolyn M.

United Air Temps recently serviced my heating units and has serviced my AC units regularly for a few years. The prices are so reasonable.

Devin C.

Our water heater broke down and Edson had it replaced in less than 24hrs. We had a subsequent HVAC issue and he sent a tech to repair it minutes after I submitted the request. We are so grateful for the services UAT has provided.

Brenda M.

I have been a United Air Temp customer for ten years and they never fail to give me prompt, reliable, HONEST service. Friendly, knowledgeable, and mindful of my time.

Mike S

I appreciate the service, care, and timely manner put into the service I needed to have done. Although I had a tough job to complete these guys worked together and got the job done.

Carolyn M.

United Air Temps recently serviced my heating units and has serviced my AC units regularly for a few years. The prices are so reasonable.

Devin C.

Our water heater broke down and Edson had it replaced in less than 24hrs. We had a subsequent HVAC issue and he sent a tech to repair it minutes after I submitted the request. We are so grateful for the services UAT has provided.

Brenda M.

I have been a United Air Temp customer for ten years and they never fail to give me prompt, reliable, HONEST service. Friendly, knowledgeable, and mindful of my time.

Mike S

I appreciate the service, care, and timely manner put into the service I needed to have done. Although I had a tough job to complete these guys worked together and got the job done.

Carolyn M.

United Air Temps recently serviced my heating units and has serviced my AC units regularly for a few years. The prices are so reasonable.

Devin C.

Our water heater broke down and Edson had it replaced in less than 24hrs. We had a subsequent HVAC issue and he sent a tech to repair it minutes after I submitted the request. We are so grateful for the services UAT has provided.

Brenda M.

I have been a United Air Temp customer for ten years and they never fail to give me prompt, reliable, HONEST service. Friendly, knowledgeable, and mindful of my time.

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testimonial_image Great service! I called because I was under the impression the AC was not working upstairs. Someone came on the same day, checked out the system, and ensured everything was working. He was polite, thorough, and friendly.
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