Typically, water heaters can last up to 10 years, but they will break down at some point like any other home appliance. When it's nearing its end, your water heater will often send warning signals. If you ignore these signals, you will most likely have an unexpected cold shower, or worse, your house floods when the tank gives way. So, before that happens, here are some warning signs you need water heater replacement: Age Everything deteriorates with time so will your water heater. … [Read more...] about Wondering If You Should Replace Your Water Heater?