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How to Tell if You Have Hard Water

03 May
How to Tell if You Have Hard Water

Dissolved minerals occur naturally in water, but problems can arise when a water supply contains high levels of calcium and magnesium. This is “hard” water,” and it can adversely affect your plumbing system and water-using appliances. A water softener can reduce the levels of these two minerals using an ion exchange process. If you’re experiencing […]

Do You Need a New Water Heater?

01 Mar
Do You Need a New Water Heater?

Installing a new water heater is a decision most homeowners will have to make eventually. The good news is, the new unit you choose will be more efficient, cost less to operate and provide better performance. Water heaters tend to be the most frequently replaced major appliance in a residence. But how do you know […]

Is Flushing Sediment from Your Water Heater on Your Maintenance List?


10 Nov
Is Flushing Sediment from Your Water Heater on Your Maintenance List?


Owning a home comes with a long list of maintenance chores that often seem boring or unnecessary. If flushing your water heater is one of these “unnecessary” chores that you’ve been skipping, you may be in for a very unpleasant surprise. Is it Really Necessary? Yes. All hot water heaters need to be flushed at least […]

Learn the Ins and Outs of How Your Storage Water Heater Works

20 Aug
Learn the Ins and Outs of How Your Storage Water Heater Works

Storage-tank water heaters usually do their work with no muss and no fuss. As a result, homeowners tend to forget about them until the hot water stops or the appliance fails and floods the basement. While your storage water heater only requires a small amount of maintenance, it makes sense to know how it works. You’ll have […]

A Guide to the Updated Water Heater Efficiency Standards

21 Jul
A Guide to the Updated Water Heater Efficiency Standards

Since 1990, the National Appliance and Energy Conservation Act (NAECA) has set water heater efficiency standards for all units sold in the U.S. As water heater technology advances and energy conservation assume greater importance, these standards are periodically reviewed and updated. On April 15, 2015, new water heater efficiency standards took effect for new units manufactured […]

Energy Conservation Tips Businesses Can Put to Use

14 Jul
Energy Conservation Tips Businesses Can Put to Use

Taking steps to curb energy waste can improve your business’s bottom line and keep more money in your pocket. There are a number of energy-wise improvements you can make, like adding more wall and ceiling insulation, upgrading to efficient windows or replacing older HVAC equipment with new Energy Star-rated models. Here are some other effective […]