If your heating equipment is malfunctioning, then you need a quality water heater replacement company. Certain mal-functions indicate a defect of which can lead to major problems, and any one of these signes can’t be ignored. A+ Refrigeration Heating & Air Conditioning provides high-quality plumbing services, specifically boiler replacement, and water heater repair.
Our company performs professional water heater repair in Santa Barbara and surrounding areas. We have a team of experienced specialists that strictly follow the manufacturer’s restoration and repair guidelines, and could fix any defect in the shortest possible time.
Signs It’s Time to Repair or Replace Your Water Heater or Boiler
There are several ways to identify if you are in need of a repair or a replacement. If you notice at least one of the following signs of breakage, then you need a boiler replacement in Santa Barbara:
leak in the heater heat exchanger;
heating equipment does not heat liquid;
hot water goes to the tap with weak pressure;
during the winter, if you notice your natural gas heater pipes freeze over with ice;
when the boiler is operating, the outlet, its plug, or walls are heated excessively;
equipment heats insufficient liquid;
while working, the device emits unusual sounds;
the liquid comes out with an unusual odor.
Note! Most models made in China have problems with the safely shutdown system. The device turns off and on without you being informed. Spanish, Japanese, and Swedish models are more reliable, but their malfunctions are usually concerned with a breakdown of the check valve and magnesium anode.
How to Repair a Water Heater and Boiler?
Our repair techniques have many features, and our techniques differ in classes. We work with tankless electric, and tankless natural gas heater repairs. A frequent breakdown of the gas models is a clogging up of the heat exchanger. The solution to this problem is to flush the heat exchanger with special means. With the burner ignition turned off, you should clean the flu pipe from soot or replace the ignitor (for an automatic ignition system).
In electric heaters, the thermostat often burns out. Before water heater repair, de-energize the device, shut off the cold liquid supply to the heater, and drain the residues. Due to corrosion, leak forms in the tank. Disconnect the device and find a liquid clean out.
Our boiler repair services in Santa Barbara are capable of covering the following types of boilers: gas, oil, electric. The most common malfunction with electrical models is a thermostat breakdown. You may replace this part with a similar new one. Gas heating devices often have blockages in the tubes that should be cleaned. Oil boilers can over heat the power plug, the inside of the housing is broken and oil leaks. Seek help from an experienced specialist to troubleshoot these problems.
How Often Your Water Heater or Boiler Needs to be Replaced?
Heating equipment often breaks down, and some defects cannot be repaired. In the event you are dealing with a situation beyond repair and have to buy new heating equipment, choosing the best equipment could be challenging. Replacement depends on the equipment type and the degree of failure. Higher quality models work around 7-10 years, Chinese counterparts perform about 2 years.
Remember! The operation of any heating equipment should is checked every six months. Following all manufacturer’s instructions to postpone possible renovation.
Water Heater Problems: Who Do You Call to Solve This Question?
Our company specializes with any issue of troubleshooting a heating device of all major brands. Entrust repair of your heating equipment to the experienced professionals who be able to attend to your needs quickly if you live in Buellton, Goleta, Ventura, Lompoc, Oxnard, Solvang, Santa Ynez, Ojai, or Santa Maria.
If you notice any malfunctions in your heating device, contact our team for help. Choose A + Refrigeration Heating & Air Conditioning to solve your heater or boiler problems efficiently.
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