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Water Heater Leak

WATER LEAK

A water leak in your water heater is a serious problem. Call the water heater repair experts at S&B Plumbing, Sugar Land, Texas. If your water heater is leaking, it not only means there is a significant problem with the water heater, but that there is a significant water damage risk to the rest of your home. Do not delay. 

Call S&B Plumbing, Sugar Land, Texas. We know water heaters inside and out, are are on call any time you need help.

    “Everything you'd want in a plumbing company!”
    “I highly recommend S & B Plumbing to everyone. I've used them for many years.”
    - Ginny M.
    “Very Knowledgeable!”
    “I had a minor leak outdoors, and they were able to squeeze me into their schedule for the same day. Reasonable pricing and their plumbers are very technically knowledgeable as well. They solved my issue quickly and answered all my questions.”
    - James P.
    “Quick response!”
    “Arrived on time. Bo and his assistant were professional and knowledgeable. Made sure drain was completely cleared and running smoothly before they left. Reasonably priced and quick response!”
    - Deb D.
    “Fantastic Job!”
    “The technicians that arrived did a fantastic job replacing my water heater.  They cleaned up after the job was done as if they were never there.”
    - Steve S.

Why Choose S&B Plumbing?

What Makes Us a Community Name?

Serving Sugar Land, TX Since 1976

  • Over 100k Customers Served
    We've been in business since 1976. With our quality parts and expect technicians, we have what it takes to keep your home running smoothly all year long.
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    If you're without water or have a plumbing emergency call us today. Our team is able to help with any job, big or small.
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    Let us create a solution for your home and budget. We offer financing through GreenSky. Call to learn about the details.
  • Family Owned & Operated
    We are a third-generation plumbing business, proudly serving the Houston, Texas area. Some members of our team have been with us for over 15 years.

Sources of Water Leaks in Water Heaters

When a leak is discovered, it is often natural to jump to a conclusion that the water heater needs to be replaced. This is not always the case. In fact, there are repairs that may be made to stop the leak without replacing a hot water heater. Yes, there are times when a water heater is at a stage of deterioration and needs to be replaced with a new one, but it is important to have a professional examine the water heater and its connections to accurately determine exactly what the problem is and where the source of the leak is located.

Common sources of water leaks on and around water heaters include:

  1. Fresh water supply. The pipe above the water heater may leak water onto and below the water heater. The connection of the supply pipe going into the water heater should be inspected carefully.
  2. The temperature and pressure valve on the top of the water heater may leak, especially if the seal fails.
  3. The water line connectors on the top of the water heater may cause a leak.
  4. Drain line. The drain valve may not close completely following a flush, and may leak, requiring cleaning and repair, or replacement.
  5. Corrosion may cause the tank itself to rust from the inside out, leaking in cracks, fissures and holes anywhere on the tank. If this is the case, a replacement of the water heater is required.
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Hear From Our Happy Customers

    “I was so appreciative of not only Johnny's obvious excellent expertise/professionalism but also his contagious positive attitude.”
    - Tony D.
    “Very Knowledgeable!”
    “I had a minor leak outdoors, and they were able to squeeze me into their schedule for the same day. Reasonable pricing and their plumbers are very technically knowledgeable as well. They solved my issue quickly and answered all my questions.”
    - James P.
    “Everything you'd want in a plumbing company!”
    “I highly recommend S & B Plumbing to everyone. I've used them for many years.”
    - Ginny M.
    “The guys at S&B showed up within 30 minutes of a very last minute call and took care of the problem quickly and efficiently. We will definitely use them again!”
    - Lisa B.

We Can Check Your Water Heater for Leaks

The water heater experts at S&B Plumbing are on call to help when you have a leak that needs attention fast. We provide complete plumbing services for homeowners and businesses throughout the Sugar Land and Southwest Houston, Texas, area:

  • Bellaire
  • Galleria
  • Katy
  • Greatwood
  • Memorial
  • Meyerland
  • Missouri City
  • New Territory
  • Richmond
  • River Oaks
  • Rosenberg
  • Sienna Plantation
  • Stafford
  • Tanglewood
  • West University
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