Water damage can cause major issues. Check water heater for leaks.
What to do?
Step 1: Remove clutter around water tanks and store in different area.
Step 2: Inspect around water tank, looking for signs of current or previous water stains.
Step 3: Inspect around top of water tank, look for signs of current or previous water stains.
Step 4: Inspect water tank drainage pan and piping
- Ensure water tank drainage pan (if equipped) can properly catch water.
- Ensure piping extending from lower water tank directs water to the water pan or away to safe location.
Step 5: Check pipe insulation – Ensure insulation around pipes is in place and wrapped around pipes – appropriately