How Long Do Water Heaters Last?

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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!

What You Need to Know

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:

When Do I Need to Replace My Water Heater?

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:

Help from the Manassas Water Heater Experts

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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