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Water Heater Repairs & Replacement When You Need it Most

Bradley Mechanical’s water heater repair experts have the experience and tools to diagnose and resolve any issues with your unit on the spot. From cold showers to cooking difficulties to significant leaks, we know how uncomfortable, stressful, and even scary it can be when your water heater breaks down. With over 50 years of experience, we are proud to provide our customers with fast and reliable water heater repairs 24/7.

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Experiencing Water Heater Problems? Give Us a Call

If you’re experiencing any of the following water heater issues, it's time to reach out to Bradley Mechanical:

  • Fluctuating water temperature.
  • Little to no hot water.
  • Low hot water pressure throughout your home.
  • Murky or rusty water from your sinks.
  • Unpleasant smells near water sources.
  • Strange noises coming from your water tank.
  • Leakage from your hot water tank.
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Our Emergency Plumbing Team is Here to Help 24/7

Your plumbing system relies on your water heating to work effectively. If you suspect your water heater needs repairs, don’t hesitate to contact us. At Bradley Mechanical, we are your trusted water heating repair experts servicing commercial and residential properties. Having decades of experience in the plumbing industry, we’ve seen every scenario for water heater failure. We don’t waste any time and jump into action as soon as we receive your call. 

Our emergency service customer response team is available for urgent scenarios, like water heater leaks or flooding. We understand the urgency needed to prevent further damage from occurring. We will carefully guide you through the process of shutting off water to your home or property to give you immediate relief from further flooding. 

From there, we will dispatch one of our plumbing professionals to your home or place of business to diagnose and troubleshoot the issue. We then take the time to explain the failure and advise you on whether the water heating system can be repaired or if you need to replace your system. We will carefully walk you through this process so that you know what to expect and when your system will be operational again.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Should I repair or replace my water heater?

Traditional water heaters typically last around 10 years, and tankless water heaters can last up to 20 years. If your water heater is nearing the end of its lifespan and the repair would be more costly than replacement, we would advise investing in a new unit. A good rule of thumb is to replace the water heater if the repairs become frequent and cost more than 50% of what it would cost to replace it. If your water heater no longer produces hot water at the same level it used to, it may be more cost-effective to replace an energy-inefficient water heater instead of paying expensive energy bills.

Why is there a water leak under my water heater?

Water leaking underneath your water heater could be the first sign of a serious problem and should be addressed as soon as possible. There are a few possibilities where a water heater could leak, including the temperature and pressure relief (T&P) valve, a faulty drain valve or a leak in the hot water tank itself. Contacting a professional plumber to investigate further will help identify the issue at hand.

Why does my hot water smell bad? Is that dangerous?

A foul smell emitting from your water heater is typically caused by sulfate bacteria that can develop when warm water is left in the tank for too long. In some cases, it can be caused by a chemical reaction between the magnesium rod and water, creating sulfate gas. The sulfur in your water causing the bad smell has no known health effects, but it can cause problems with your plumbing or stain your fixtures.

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