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Hot Water Heaters - When To Replace Them
With hot water heaters, a major sign that one needs to be replaced is that there is only enough hot water for one shower. Leaking is another sign of damage that will definitely require repair or replacement. Other signs can include slow recovery or even no hot water at all. There are many signs of malfunction and it is important to be observant and take care of the problem sooner rather than later. If the problem is taken care of sooner, it may just mean having to have a company come in and do a simple repair but if ignored, a replacement will definitely be the solution.
After heeding the signs that there may be a problem with ones hot water heaters, then it is time to call the repairman. If a simple repair is the solution great but if you do need to replace, don't fret! It is possible to find reasonable water heater prices with a little bargain hunting. The first step in finding one is decide which type is best for your needs. There are a variety on the market, such as solar hot water heater, electric hot water heaters and there are many tankless water heater reviews out there. Choosing which one works best will just require a little research on what each type offers and using your households needs to choose.
Most people do not even give their hot water heaters a moment thought, until someone in the household runs out of hot water in a shower, or the dishwasher is not washing dishes properly or you find water on the floor around the heater and that should not be. If proper boiler repair preventive maintenance is taken, then there would be no problem but in today's world, heaters are the last thing on anyone's mind. That is understandable but the warning signs, no water, only enough hot water for one shower and others should not be ignored but taken care of immediately.
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Homemade Solar Hot Water Heaters - Yes You Can DIY and Save $
By Nicole O'Reilly Heating water is one of the largest contributors to our electricity and gas bills. Installing a DIY solar hot water system is probably the cheapest (and simplest) way to make a large indent into your energy bills. Up to 1/3 of household energy usage goes toward heating water. [READ FULL ARTICLE]
How Long Will Your Water Heater Last? Your Anode Rods Will Tell Us
By John Haynes Includes a description of what anode rods are and how to gain access to them. Discusses the differences between aluminum, magnesium, zinc, and combination, link, and power anodes. Explains the reasons anodes are consumed or depleted. Also discusses what the core wire is. How to evaluate the purchase of a new anode. Tells how to find hidden anodes and how to install them. Describes the reasons for passivation and why a second anode is a good idea. [READ FULL ARTICLE]