Water Heater Maintenance

A water heater is one of the most essential appliances in a modern home, providing plenty of hot water for showers, baths, dishes, laundry, and more. Though they are generally quite reliable, your home’s water heater does need occasional maintenance to prevent problems, keep them operating efficiently, and maximize their service life.

When you need your water heater serviced in Indianapolis or the surrounding areas, choose our expert plumbers at Chapman Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing. We service all types and brands of water heaters, and we offer full replacement, installation, and repair services, as well. Our company has been serving the Indianapolis area for over 30 years, including the communities of Fishers, Carmel, Lebanon, and Southport. We offer complete heating, air conditioning, and plumbing services, and our technicians are available 24/7 for emergency service.

Has it been more than a year since you’ve had a hot water heater check? If so, there’s a good chance of sediment buildup on components inside the tank. Restore its efficiency and performance with a tune-up from our team at Chapman. Call 317-953-4806 today, or contact us online to schedule an appointment!

Water Heater Maintenance Services

It probably comes as no surprise that water heaters are designed to do two basic things:

  1. Heat water
  2. Keep it hot for as long as possible

The former is a function of comfort and is optimized to ensure you always have hot water when you need it. The latter is a function of efficiency and is designed to hold the heat in the system for as long as possible.

So, you don’t want your water heater to stop providing hot water when you need it or to start shedding heat much faster, costing you more money to operate the system. Regular water heater repair and maintenance can keep both of these issues from happening while prolonging the lifespan of the device.

Our technicians will inspect your water heater in or any Greater Indianapolis, IN area each year, clean it and check the connections to ensure it is running properly. We can also empty the tank and clean out any sediment and check the insulation for any signs of wear.

While ideally, regular maintenance will keep your water heater running properly, it may not always be the case. If your water heater stops working properly or springs a leak, you will need one of our Indianapolis, IN water heater repair and maintenance technicians to provide repair services. For this reason, we ensure someone is always on call for emergency service so that major problems can be fixed as quickly as possible. If your problem is smaller and can be scheduled, we are available almost any day of the week to visit for repairs and can ensure your system runs properly once those repairs are completed

The Benefits of Annual Water Heater Maintenance

hot water heater is exposed to heat, corrosion, mineral deposits, and more during its service life. Without yearly maintenance, these forces may cause reduced comfort, breakdowns, or even premature failure of your water heater. At Chapman, our water heater tune-up can help to:

  • Discover problems early
  • Prevent breakdowns and service calls
  • Extend the service life of your water heater
  • Keep energy costs to a minimum
  • Improve tank performance
  • Increase your comfort

To learn more about the benefits of water heater service in Indianapolis, Lebanon, and Fishers, contact our team today.

Water Heater Tune-Up Services in Indianapolis

Routine maintenance is essential for both storage tank and tankless water heaters, whether they are powered by electricity or gas. With our water heater tune-up and maintenance services at Chapman, our expert plumber does far more than just drain the tank, although our technicians will show you how to drain a hot water tank properly. Our full maintenance process includes a complete check of your water heater, including:

  • Testing the thermostat and controls
  • Checking the pressure relief valve and drain valve
  • Flushing sediment from storage tank models
  • Flushing the heat exchanger on tankless models
  • Testing the gas valve and igniter on gas models
  • Inspecting the burners and flue
  • Testing the heating elements on electric models
  • Checking for leaks and testing the unit’s performance
  • Inspect the anode rod for excessive sediment buildup

We also offer water heater repair or replacement if any problems are found. We recommend maintenance at least once a year for optimum efficiency and service life.

To learn more about our tune-up process, contact our team today. Our experts are available anytime for help in Indianapolis, Southport, Carmel, McCordsville, or the surrounding communities.

Call Today for Water Heater Service in Indianapolis, IN

Nothing is worse than turning your shower on after a long, hard day, only to feel cold water rush out of the showerhead. Make sure that you always have hot water without excessive energy costs by choosing the team at Chapman Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing to maintain your water heater. We are dedicated to your comfort, and we offer great service agreements that can keep your heating, cooling, and plumbing equipment in great condition. We are proud to serve Indianapolis and the surrounding areas.

Homeowners can often make a mess when they try to drain the tank themselves, sometimes creating a bigger issue than there originally was. Rely on the experts at Chapman for reliable water heater tune-up and repair services. Call us today at (317) 953-4960, or contact us online to schedule maintenance for your water heater in your area home.

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