If you are in need of a new water heater, you may be unaware that, in most cases, a permit is required to complete the task. Though it may seem odd, seeing as you likely already have one in your home, most municipalities require permits to help ensure that completed work is done according to […]Read more
How Old Is My Water Heater?
Last updated on September 28th, 2021 On average a water heater will last you 8-12 years before needing replacement. If you were not the first owner of your home and are unsure when your hot water heater was installed it is important for you to find out this information. The good news is that this […]Read more
What Causes a Water Heater Rumbling Noise?
Last updated on September 28th, 2021 If you’re hearing a water heater rumbling sound, you might be concerned that you’ll soon be out of hot water. You’re not sure if your water heater is functioning correctly and don’t know if it needs repair. A rumbling noise coming from your water heater can be scary, but […]Read more
Relighting a Hot Water Heater Pilot Light
Last updated on September 28th, 2021 A hot water heater pilot light is an essential component of any gas hot water heater. In fact, it’s necessary to ignite the gas burner every time your water needs to be heated! When your pilot light is out, you simply won’t have any hot water being delivered throughout […]Read more
How to Drain a Hot Water Heater
Last updated on September 28th, 2021 Draining your hot water heater regularly is a good idea to ensure it continues to run efficiently and heat your water as effectively as possible. You should think about draining your water heater’s tank about once every 1-3 years to prolong its life by flushing out the sediment and […]Read more
Why is My Hot Water Heater Leaking?
Last updated on September 28th, 2021 When you discover a pool of water surrounding your hot water tank, it can be the result of your hot water heater leaking – but don’t panic. Your next step should always be to turn off the power to your water heater so you can safely begin identifying the […]Read more
What to Do if Your Hot Water Heater is Not Heating
Last updated on September 28th, 2021 When your hot water heater is not heating, your daily tasks like showering, washing dishes or doing laundry can be unpleasant. Hot water is an important part of our routine, and a disruption in your supply can really impact your day. You’ll probably look for the best way to […]Read more
5 Gas Water Heater Maintenance Tips for Home Owners
Last updated on September 28th, 2021 Did you know that gas water heater maintenance is essential to ensuring you have hot water at the ready? Many home owners don’t realize that just like a furnace or air conditioner, their hot water heater needs regular maintenance too! Water heater maintenance is the key to a worry-free […]Read more
DIY Solutions to Common Hot Water Heater Problems
Last updated on September 28th, 2021 Are you experiencing hot water heater problems? Like any component of the HVAC system within your home, you hot water heater can sometimes fail to work as expected. While hot water heater problems can be an annoyance, there are some DIY solutions you can take on to get your […]Read more