You want to start your day with a nice hot water bath only to find out that you cannot get hot water in your shower. If this is how you start your day, it definitely is not the start you want.
No hot water in the shower? Then your heating system has a problem. You can identify the problem and do something about it or call a hot water system repair Walloon specialist.
Here's what you can do about your water heater system problem.
See the aquastat on the water heater. It is a device that controls the water temperature. The water heater shuts off when the setting is incorrect. Resetting the thermostat may fix the problem but do not set it higher than 140°F as it may cause extremely hot water.
For a gas powered water heater, check the flame in the pilot. If not lit, try relighting the pilot. For newer water heater, if the electronic ignition device stops functioning, you will need a professional to replace it.
Check the valve on the gas supply line and make sure it is on to allow gas to flow. It is not advisable to try to fix the gas line. The wrong move may compromise the safety of your home. Call a professional.
One of the more common causes of electric water heater failure is a tripped circuit breaker. See the electrical panel for the house and look for a bad circuit breaker.
If the problem persists, then it's time to leave the job to the experts. Look for a reliable water heater repair specialist near you.