Hedrick & Young Plumbing has a long history as a successful plumber in Lake Forest, CA.
There is not a specific amount of time your water heater will last after it starts leaking in Lake Forest, CA because all leaks are different depending on the location and the severity of the leak. Typically if you have a leak from your tank, you should get it replaced as soon as possible, as tank leaks cannot be repaired. If the leak is from a valve, then you should have that repaired by a plumber to prevent water waste. Regardless of the issue, when you notice a leak from your water heater, you should address it right away. To get your water heater repaired, contact us today.
Water may be leaking from the bottom of your water heater in Lake Forest, CA because of an issue with your water heater’s:
- Drain valve.
- Pressure relief valve.
Some leaks may appear to be coming from the bottom of your tank, but originate from the top of your tank. Additionally, sometimes pooling water may be from condensation on your tank and not a leak. The best way to confirm the source of the leak is to check your water heater’s tank and valves for any inconsistencies. Call us today to have your water heater repaired.
It costs around $200-$400 for a plumber to unclog or snake a drain in Lake Forest, CA. The cost may fluctuate due to the plumber’s hourly rate or due to any additional issues that arise while the plumber is unclogging your drain. If the plumber does run into issues, then they might switch to an hourly rate over a flat rate. To get your drain unclogged, give us a call today.
It costs around $175-$400 to repair a pipe in Lake Forest, CA. Some factors that can affect the overall price include:
- The cost to locate the broken pipe.
- The accessibility of the broken pipe.
- The cost for the replacement pipe.
If your broken pipe is hard to access and requires cutting into a wall, you may face additional costs to repair your drywall after the pipe is repaired. To learn more about getting your pipe repaired, give us a call today.
Yes, a tankless water heater is worth it in your Lake Forest, CA home. There are many benefits to getting a tankless water heater, such as:
- Decreased energy costs.
- A longer lifespan for your water heater.
- Less water waste.
- A longer system warranty.
Tankless water heaters have many benefits, but they do cost more to install and may require rerouting of gas lines and other specialized accommodations. To find out if getting a tankless water heater installed is the best choice for your home, contact us today.
Typically a family of 2-4 people requires a 50-80 gallon tankless water heater. Although, to determine what size tankless water heater you need for your Lake Forest, CA home, you should take into consideration:
- The size of your home.
- The amount of occupants are in your home.
- How much hot water your home requires at a given time.
- The temperature of the groundwater in your area.
Fortunately, in Lake Forest, CA the groundwater temperature is higher than average, requiring less power for a tankless hot water heater to get your water to the desired temperature. To learn more about what size tankless water heater you need installed, call Hedrick & Young Plumbing today.