Many integral parts of your home’s plumbing system demand proper maintenance. One of the most costly, if you’re not careful about its maintenance, is the hot water tank. Fortunately, you can avoid any pricey dilemma by learning about your water tank’s operation and understanding how to take care of it.
Getting the proper sized heater requires a Goldilocks equation. If you get one that’s too small, you risk running out of hot water in the middle of a shower. If you get one that’s too big, on the other hand, you’re wasting valuable money heating water that you’re not using.
Having your own hot water tank at home can be quite comforting. You get the assurance that you can have a generous supply of hot water at all times. This means if you feel like relaxing in your jacuzzi in the middle of the night, you can fill up your tub without having to wait […]
Normally, you can expect water heaters to last between 8 and 12 years before they need to be replaced. Even with proper maintenance, it’s inevitable for the internal parts of the heater to become corroded or coated in a buildup of minerals. When this happens, the efficiency of the water heater declines until it decides […]