Tank water heaters are the most common type of water heater. But more and more homeowners are choosing to replace their tank heaters with tankless water heaters. There are many benefits to using a water-heating system that doesn't need a bulky tank to heat water. If you want to upgrade your water heater, consider choosing a tankless water heater for its many benefits. 1. Save Space Tank water heaters take up a lot of space. [Read More]
Well Pump Inspections And Maintenance
A well pump circulates the water that will be routed from a well. The pump is responsible for moving the water and ensuring that it is pushed through the plumbing that leads to a residence. Occasionally, a plumber may need to perform an assessment of the pump's operational capabilities. Pump Placement The pump placement will indicate which type of equipment a plumber will need to assess and test a well pump. [Read More]
How Can You Recognize A Faulty Water Tank Heating Element?
Two of the most common failures on electric water tanks are the thermostats and water heater elements. The water heater elements provide the heat that keeps your water warm, and the thermostats control the heating elements to maintain a safe and comfortable temperature for your home's water. Both components can fail on water heaters in otherwise good condition, leading to poor or inconsistent heating. Fortunately, you can typically repair a water heater with a faulty heating element or thermostat as long as the tank isn't leaking. [Read More]
Think Twice Before Using Drain Cleaners On Your Household Clog
Drain cleaners are commonly used to remove clogs from plumbing systems. While they can sometimes be effective in unclogging drains, they also pose several dangers that can harm people and damage plumbing systems. Here are some of the dangers of using drain cleaners: Chemical burns: Most drain cleaners contain harsh chemicals such as sodium hydroxide or sulfuric acid. These chemicals can cause severe burns to the skin and eyes if they come in contact with them. [Read More]