Sunday, October 9, 2016
Edmonton Water Heater Care: How to Keep Water Heater in Tiptop Shape
A water heater can take up to 15 percent of a home’s utility bills. Naturally, a homeowner will look for ways to keep water heater expenditures to a minimum. The good news is that many of the steps to minimize water heater bills also help prolong its life and keep it in tiptop condition.
Your Edmonton water heater professionals would like to share with you the following tips to lower your utility bills, increase your water heater’s lifespan, and prevent problems from happening.
Keep the area clear around your water heater
You need to give your water heater space to breathe. Especially if you own a gas unit, it’s going to need easy access to oxygen in the air to burn gas properly. If a water heater can’t get enough oxygen, it not only affects the unit’s efficiency, it can also lead to parts damage, and even cause harmful carbon monoxide leaks.