It’s alarming to see rusty water coming out of a home faucet.
However, rust in water is a very common problem. Rusty water could be coming from a pipe or from the water heater.
It’s important to determine the exact source of the rust so the situation can be corrected.
First course of action would be to clean out the water heater to remove any buildup of sediment at the bottom of the heater.
If the rusty water is coming from the pipes, it will be necessary to have new pipes installed.
If you are concerned about the safety of your water due to the amount of rust, it is best to have your water tested.
A professional plumber will be your best guide in addressing and solving this problem.