DIY Hot Water Heater Repair

A one-hour DIY repair that will save you $75

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Non-contact voltage tester
  • Needle-nose pliers

You'll also need a hose, an electrical continuity tester and a heating element wrench.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Heating elements