Expansion Tank Services in Savannah, GA & Beaufort, SC

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Water can expand as it’s heated, and without a working expansion tank, it’s possible that your water heater or plumbing system could be damaged as the water warms up. If you suspect your expansion tank is damaged or not working correctly, contact our team at Canady’s Heating • Air • Plumbing.

We have extensive experience diagnosing and repairing expansion tank problems, and whether you need fast repairs or an expansion tank replacement, our team can help. With over 35 years of experience, we’re your trusted local plumbing experts in Savannah, GA, Beaufort, SC, and the surrounding areas.

Our company is a proud member of the Nexstar Network, and we have thousands of five-star reviews, Better Business Bureau accreditation, and an Angi Super Service Award.

Protect your plumbing with expansion tank services from Canady’s. Call (912) 597-2458 today to request a service appointment in Savannah, Wilmington Island, Bluffton, or Beaufort.

What Is an Expansion Tank?

An expansion tank is a metal cylinder that attaches to your water heater‘s cold water supply line. It absorbs any excess pressure generated when water is heated inside your water heater, protecting your water heater, pipes, and valves from damage.

Expansion Tank Installation & Replacement

Is your water heater missing an expansion tank? Not only can this prove detrimental to your plumbing system, but it’s also required by code for many homes in Georgia and South Carolina.

Whether you need a new expansion tank installed or an old one replaced, you can count on our experts at Canady’s for professional expansion tank installation.

Here are just a few of the benefits an expansion tank can provide:

  • More consistent hot water pressure
  • Less mineral scale buildup in your water heater
  • Reduced chance of excessive pressure damaging your water heater or plumbing
  • Greater water heater safety and efficiency
  • Plumbing code compliance

Request a free expansion tank replacement estimate by calling (912) 597-2458 today.

Expansion Tank Repair

A failing expansion tank can leave your plumbing vulnerable to leaks or damage. When you need a skilled plumber to repair your expansion tank properly, turn to our team at Canady’s. We offer prompt service throughout the Savannah and Beaufort areas, including emergency service for problems that can’t wait.

Call us for help if you notice any of the following issues with your expansion tank:

  • Unusual noises: Sounds like banging, clunking, or gurgling could indicate that the expansion tank has excessive sediment or the air bladder has failed.
  • Abnormal water pressure: If your hot water pressure is too high, too low, or inconsistent, the expansion tank may be damaged or faulty.
  • Leaks: Moisture around your expansion tank may indicate leaking plumbing joints or that the expansion tank has corroded and failed.
  • Discolored water: If your hot water is reddish, rusty, or stains your fixtures, it may indicate that your water heater or expansion tank is corroded and on the verge of failure.
  • Poor hot water production: If your water heater is having trouble keeping up with hot water demand, it may be a sign that your expansion tank has failed, making it harder for your water heater to regulate temperature.

Schedule expansion tank repairs in the Coastal Empire or the Lowcountry by calling (912) 597-2458 today.

Choose Canady’s for Expansion Tank Services in Savannah & Beaufort

Don’t let a faulty expansion tank harm your plumbing or water heater. Call Canady’s today for expansion tank repairs or replacements anywhere in Savannah, Beaufort, or the surrounding areas.

We’ve served homeowners since 1986 and offer superior service and quality with upfront pricing, free estimates on replacements, convenient financing, and special offers.

We’re here to help with all your home plumbing needs and offer exclusive discounts for military personnel, veterans, and seniors.

Call (912) 597-2458 to schedule expansion tank services today.

Expansion Tank FAQs

Is an expansion tank required for a water heater?

Expansion tanks are a good idea for absorbing the excess pressure that a standard water heater can produce as water is heated and expands out of the tank.

In areas with closed plumbing systems, where a check valve prevents water from flowing back into the municipal water system and possibly contaminating it, expansion tanks are required for both standard and tankless water heaters.

Without the extra room the expansion tank provides, pressure can quickly build when water is heated, blowing out o-rings and damaging valves and other fittings.

How do expansion tanks work?

Expansion tanks are installed on the cold water supply line of the water heater. Inside the tank is an air bladder that collapses to absorb the extra pressure created when water is heated, letting water fill the tank.

Once the pressure is relieved, the air bladder expands, pushing the water out of the expansion tank back to the water heater.

When should I replace my expansion tank?

An expansion tank will last about five to 10 years. It should be replaced when it starts leaking near the base or the air valve, rusting through, or no longer holding pressure.

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