The hot water systems are necessary in all residential and commercial areas. When a faulty component or a blockage stops it from working, it can get very annoying. Sometimes it’s not due to any component at all and in that case, you’ll have to get professionals to come take a look at them. Most times, it’s due to blockage occurring in the gas pipes around your house. There are many reasons too such as electricity supply, pilot flame faults, and many more.
Your hot water systems need a continuous electricity supply and if it cuts off, it will turn off. This is why the first thing you need to do is to check the electricity supply. Take the plug out of the switch and gently rub your finger on it. If the electricity supply is not working, then you need to check the main switch. If it is working then you should check for other reasons.
Pilot Flame Faults
The pilot flame in the heater often stops working. This is sometimes due to the fuse as heaters do have a fuse which needs to be checked and replaced often. It can also be due to a low voltage or other electricity issues. After ensuring that the pilot flame is working fine, turn the hot water system on again.
Check The Thermostat Inside The Heater
The thermostat sometimes stops working and due to this the water doesn’t heat up. In other cases, the taps don’t give water at all. Bu in this case, the due to the thermostat breaking down, the taps would give cold or not enough warm water.
Leakage And Blockage
Sometimes it’s due to blockage in the gas pipes around your house but most times it’s due to leaking pipes in midland area.