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Water Heater Repair & Replacement in Merrimack

Is your water heater acting up? Don't wait until it's too late. Our team at A. Fagundes Plumbing & Heating is here to swiftly address any water heater issues you might face. From unusual noises to inconsistent heating, our experts in Merrimack specialize in prompt and reliable water heater repairs. Don't endure a cold shower – call us today for efficient solutions.

When to Call a Professional for Water Heater Repair

Here are some common water heater problems that warrant a quick call to our Merrimack water heater professionals: 

No Hot Water

  • Pilot light issues (gas heaters)
  • Tripped circuit breaker or blown fuse (electric heaters)
  • Faulty thermostat
  • Sediment buildup in the tank

Inadequate Hot Water

  • Undersized unit for household needs
  • Thermostat set too low
  • Sediment buildup in the tank

Strange Noises (Rumbling, Popping)

  • Sediment buildup in the tank causing overheating
  • Expansion and contraction of heating elements

Leaking Tank

  • Corrosion or rusting of the tank
  • Loose or damaged inlet/outlet connections
  • Pressure relief valve issues

Discolored or Rusty Water

  • Corroded anode rod
  • Internal tank corrosion
  • Rusty pipes leading to the heater

Foul Odor in Hot Water

  • Bacterial growth in the tank
  • Reaction between anode rod and water

Fluctuating Water Temperatures

  • Malfunctioning thermostat
  • Sediment buildup in the tank

High Energy Bills

  • Inefficient heating element or burner
  • Improperly insulated tank

Pressure Relief Valve Dripping

  • Excessive pressure in the tank
  • Faulty valve

Pilot Light Won't Stay Lit (Gas Heaters)

  • Clogged pilot orifice
  • Faulty thermocouple

Signs Your Water Heater Needs to Be Replaced

Is your water heater showing its age? If you're constantly dealing with leaks, experiencing rusty or discolored water, or noticing a decline in heating efficiency, it's likely your water heater has reached the end of its lifespan. At A. Fagundes Plumbing & Heating in Merrimack, we specialize in seamless water heater replacements, ensuring your home stays comfortably supplied with hot water.

What Kind of Maintenance Do Water Heaters Need?

Regular maintenance is key to a long-lasting and efficient water heater. Our team in Merrimack recommends an annual check-up to ensure optimal performance. This includes inspecting for sediment buildup, testing pressure relief valves, and examining the anode rod. These simple steps can prevent costly repairs and extend the life of your unit. Trust A. Fagundes Plumbing & Heating for thorough water heater maintenance tailored to Merrimack's unique needs.

Schedule Your Water Heater Service Today!

By adhering to these guidelines, A. Fagundes Plumbing & Heating continues to be the go-to choice for Merrimack residents seeking reliable water heater services. Whether it's repair, replacement, or maintenance, our expert team is committed to providing top-notch solutions for all your water heater needs. 


Don't hesitate to call us today at 603-605-1919 – let us keep your hot water flowing smoothly.


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