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Water Heater Safety: Is Your Water Heater up to Code?

Posted by Agentis on Oct 20, 2017 2:10:38 PM

Plumbing codes are in place to protect homeowners from dangerous situations such as fire, explosions, and leaks. 

If you’ve recently purchased a new home or are considering buying a new water heater, here are a few guidelines that you need to be aware of to ensure your water heater is safe to operate.

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Topics: Water Heater

Water Heater Temperature: How to Measure and Where to Set It?

Posted by Agentis on Oct 18, 2017 3:48:02 PM

It’s easy to check the temperature of your hot water. Follow these 4 steps. 

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Topics: Water Heater, Temperature

A New Water Heater Can Actually Save You Money

Posted by Agentis on Oct 13, 2017 10:00:45 AM

It may seem counterintuitive, but buying a new water heater can save you money. 

Here’s how:

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Topics: Water Heater, Replace water heater

Can a Water Heater Explode?

Posted by Agentis on Oct 11, 2017 12:28:58 PM

Although water heaters are equipped with several safety features, they can stop functioning properly and, in some cases,  explode if not maintained or checked. 

While routine checks and maintenance will prevent this, here are three things that can cause a water heater to explode:

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Topics: Water Heater, Replace water heater, Water Heater Safety

Surprise! A Quality Water Heater Can Change Your Life

Posted by Agentis on Oct 6, 2017 12:30:18 PM

While we often focus on the technical specs of water heaters – efficiency ratings, heating mechanisms, or safety features  – a good water heater can positively impact your quality of life.

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Topics: Water Heater, Replace water heater

Three ‘Must-Have’ Features for Your New Water Heater

Posted by Agentis on Oct 4, 2017 11:07:24 AM

Water heaters serve an important purpose in our home – and are taken for granted until something goes wrong. Then there’s a panic to repair it or buy a new one. 

Before you find yourself in a frenzy, a basic understanding of what to look for in a quality water heater is important to know. 

Here’s three “must have” features for your next water heater.

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Topics: Water Heater, Replace water heater

Water Leaking from the Top of Your Water Heater?

Posted by Agentis on Sep 29, 2017 1:23:08 PM

A leak from the top of your water heater may be less serious than one from the bottom. 

Before you diagnose the problem, the first order of business should be to shut off the gas or electrical circuit that powers the water heater. 

Don’t turn off the cold water just yet, as certain leaks can stop themselves without much pressure.

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Topics: Water Heater, Replace water heater

Important Things to Know About Your Water Heater

Posted by Agentis on Sep 20, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Understanding the basic functions of your water heater only takes a few minutes but can be crucial to preventing or controlling a leaking or malfunctioning tank.

Here are several things to know about your water heater in case of an emergency:

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Topics: Water Heater, Replace water heater

How to Shut off the Water Heater in Case of a Leak

Posted by Agentis on Sep 15, 2017 9:00:00 AM

If your water heater is leaking, you can minimize water damage by shutting off the source of water to the tank. 

But you need to take some precautions to ensure your safety. To shut off the water heater:

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Topics: Water Heater, Replace water heater

Water Leaking from the Bottom of Your Water Heater?

Posted by Agentis on Sep 13, 2017 3:51:12 PM

A leak at the bottom of your water heater can be alarming, but often has an easy solution. 

First, let’s try to figure out where and why it’s happening.

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Topics: Water Heater, Replace water heater

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