We get a lot of calls from customers asking us how long their water heater should last. Some people want to get a water heater replacement before theirs causes any problems, while others want to see how long they can make their current one last.
Read on to learn why “How long do water heaters last?” isn’t an overly simple question to answer, or simply reach out to our Manassas plumbing experts if you have any water heater-related questions at all!
Most water heaters last somewhere between 6 and 13 years. In fact, if yours is more than 12 years old, you should know that it could fail at any time. The longevity of your water heater depends on a few factors:
With such a large possible lifespan, how do you know when you need to replace your water heater? Most of the time, the ultimate choice is up to you. However, here are a few signs that it’s time to think about getting a new water heater:
If you want a water heater replacement or you want us to evaluate the function of your current heater, call us at Turner’s Service Company today! We’ll help you get the perfect new water heater for your home.
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Friendly and courteous, went beyond the initial problem to check all factors that may have contributed to my heating issue. Joe took several extra steps to isolate the issue and spent the necessary time to check all factors, from thermostat to element.
We woke up on this cold morning with a broken furnace. Called Turners and they were out within a couple hours, found the issue, and repaired immediately. So pleased we won’t have to suffer the cold with no heat! Tim was awesome, super friendly, and would welcome his work anytime!
DJ was super helpful and courteous. He arrived at my condo on time and walked me through his evaluation of the issue. He provided me with all of my options and allowed me to decide how to proceed. Would definitely recommend Turner’s Service!
I am very pleased with their customer service and technical proficiency. These technicians are honest and explain things well. I plan to continue to use Turner’s for HVAC servicing and would give them a strong recommendation.
Very thorough, very friendly, was detailed about the use and operating instructions. Turner’s is a company that you can trust. They are not trying to up-sell you, but keep you as a loyal customer. I have used them for years for my HVAC maintenance and repair needs.
The Turner’s technician arrived on time and listened to our issues with the AC unit. He thoroughly checked it out, explained everything and was able to find the issue. Joe was great. I would highly recommend Turner’s Service Co. to anyone looking for a HVAC company.