Hot Water Guide & FAQ's
Do you have issues with your Brisbane hot water system, no hot water, handy tips?
With over 20 years experience in the Brisbane Hot water system field, K-Oz Plumbing will be able to assess and determine the required hot water repairs and get your water hot again.
Electric Hot Water FAQ's
No Hot Water – Electric storage
- Check if the power has been turned off to the unit.
- Check if the circuit breaker is on, if its tripped you may need to contact an electrician.
- Has there been a power cut, may need to wait until the unit heats up again
- Has the hot water been used up, if peak electricity you my have to wait 1-2 hours to reheat or if off-peak, wait until morning and test again
- Is the unit leaking or burst
- Tempering valve may have failed, call K-Oz Plumbing for further help
No Hot Water – Gas Hot Water
- Check power supply – i.e. plug or power is going to the unit.
- If you can smell a strong gas call K-Oz plumbing 24/7
- Check your gas supply it turned on, have is there gas in your gas bottles.
- Have you opened an account with a gas supplier? Your gas may have been disconnected when a previous tenant or owners lived there.
- Check with your Property Manager or Real Estate Agent for help or more information on the type of hot water system you have at the property.
- Has the pilot light gone out? There should be a small blue flame constantly alight. The instructions to turn on the pilot light is usually on the back on the Gas HWS panel. You don’t need to be a gas fitter to relight somes pilot lights. Rain or wind can cause a pilot light to go out.
- If you are unable to relite the gas hot water system it may need a service, have a faulty thermocouple, broken thermostat or blocked pilot tube
- Call K-Oz Plumbing for help 07 3901 6042
No Hot Water
- Check there is power to the solar hot water unit, check the circuit breaker, you may need to contact an electrician.
- Has it been overcast?
- Is the booster switch off?
- Has one of the panels or tank been damaged?
- Does the thermostat need replacing?
- Contact us for help and assistance.
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