Tankless Water Heater Repair

Tankless Water Heater Repair Gaithersburg

So that one can have the cost advantages of making use of a tankless water heater, it needs to be well looked after. That is where our regularly scheduled servicing is important. If one is use to owning a gas or electric water heater and never executing any upkeep to it (even though one ought to), it is a good idea to do so with a tankless heater. Usually, it is external aspects that are the cause of a necessary tankless water heater repair in Gaithersburg. Here are a few of of the most typical troubles that might occur.

Common Gaithersburg Tankless Water Heater RepairsTankless Water Heater Repair Gaithersburg MD

Incorrect venting. The most typical mistake with the installing of a tankless heater is using normal B-vent. The concern is that it could possibly rapidly ruin the heat exchanger resulting from acidic condensation.
The improper sized gas supply line is used. Sometimes the supply line is not the correct size and was simply attached to the present line. The size stipulated in the owners manual needs to be utilized.
The gas pressure is not correct. The working pressure should be from 5 to 10 1/2 inches WC for Natural Gas and 9 1/2 to 14 inches for Liquid Propane, depending upon the model.
The wrong type of gas is being used – natural gas or liquid propane. It is not possible to use the non-specified type.
Water flow or temperature variation concerns. There are numerous things we will examine to ensure they are working appropriately, like cleaning or changing the input filter, examining the check valve, examining the seals in the faucets and exploring to determine if one will find a cross flow somewhere that must be taken care of.
Hard water can result in complications too. In areas where the property’s water is extremely hard, de-scaling will be needed regularly.
Environmental issues. A tankless water heater ought to be set up in a clean spot with accessibility to combustion air that is devoid of dust, lint, grease, or chemicals.

Do not be reluctant to inform us of any issues you are receiving with your tankless hot water heater, or if you just want some info on deciding if having one would be a good fit for your household.

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