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Summer Water Heater and Plumbing Hints and Tips

Summer is almost here! And with it comes an increase in the average homeowner’s usage of their plumbing appliances and the system overall. So, as the warmer temperatures and longer days arrive, let’s go over some hints and tips that can help prepare your plumbing system: Check for leaks and pipe bursts Look out for… Read more »

Optimize Your Water Heater Temperature

Did you know that you can change and optimize the temperature of your water heater? That’s right. You can change it. However, what you consider the optimal water heater temperature can differ from what others consider optimal. Here at Water Heaters Masters, we understand that people have different opinions on optimal hot water temperatures. In… Read more »

Water Heater Energy Efficiency

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, your water heater accounts for 18% of the total energy your home uses. That is much energy to spend on a single appliance. That means it is a great place to focus on if you’re trying to improve your home’s energy efficiency. With our tips on improving the… Read more »

When To Change Your Water Heater Anode Rod

At Water Heaters Masters, we’ll dive into an essential aspect of water heater maintenance that often goes overlooked: changing the anode rod. Your water heater is a vital appliance that provides hot water for various household activities. However, the tank can succumb to rust and corrosion without proper care, significantly reducing its lifespan. Knowing when… Read more »

New Year’s Water Heater and Plumbing Hints & Tips

New Years is right around the corner! Our team of professionals at the Water Heaters Masters has put together this list of New Year’s plumbing hints and tips to keep your home’s plumbing system running in tip-top shape all year long. Check Your Outdoor Faucets And Sprinklers For Leaks: Your outdoor pipes attached to sprinklers… Read more »

Holiday Water Heater Safety Hints and Tips

The holiday season is here! The weather is turning colder, and the spirit of the holiday season is in the air. While spending time and effort ensuring your home is ready for the season, don’t neglect your water heater. Nothing puts a stop to the holiday festivities like a water heater problem. Follow the five… Read more »

Which Type of Water Heater is Best for You?

If you’re considering a new water heater, now is the time. But that begs the question: “Traditional or tankless? Which type of water heater is best for me?” We’ll first have to explore each type of water heater to answer that question. Then, we’ll dive into which type is best for various situations. Let’s get… Read more »

Help Prevent Fires With These Water Heater Fire Safety Tips

Preventing fires is at the forefront of most people’s minds these days. But, unfortunately, when it gets hot out, it also gets dry. That increase in environmental dryness contributes heavily to fire danger risks. However, as Smokey the Bear says: “Only You can prevent forest fires!” Also, that saying applies directly to water heater owners…. Read more »

Gas Or Electric – Which Water Heater Is Right For You?

While we’ve discussed (ad nauseam), there is a significant difference between tanked and tankless water heaters. But did you know there is also a difference between gas and electric-powered water heaters? That’s right, your water heater’s heating method and fuel significantly impact its performance, usefulness, and efficiency. However, that begs the question: Which water heater… Read more »