Service King Plumbing & HVAC Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Water Heater Maintenance’

Tips for Keeping Your Water Heater Healthy This Year

Monday, April 9th, 2018

tank-water-heaterWater heaters may be sturdy, but they’re not immune to problems. If you don’t take proper care of yours, you can expect it to need replacement many years earlier than you think. Fortunately, if you take the right steps you can both increase the system’s efficiency and lengthen its lifespan at the same time. Follow the tips below to ensure that your water heater is as healthy as possible throughout the year. (more…)

The Importance of Water Heater Maintenance

Monday, November 14th, 2016

Water heaters are tough systems, built to last for many years despite near-constant operation. However, that doesn’t mean that they can last as long as possible without a bit of help. If you want to get the most use out of your water heater, you’re going to need to make sure that you schedule maintenance for it at least once a year. Read on to find out why that is. (more…)

How Your Water Heater Avoids Rusting

Monday, May 16th, 2016

With the amount of water the standard water heater has to constantly deal with, the average lifespan of the system shouldn’t be more than a handful of years. Past that point, the water heater should have rusted out to the point of being unusable. The reason that doesn’t happen is because of a small part called the anode rod. Let’s take a look at how the anode rod protects your water heater from rusting. (more…)

Common Water Heater Maintenance Procedures

Monday, January 4th, 2016

Water heaters are built to last a pretty long time. However, their lifespans will be a lot shorter if they don’t receive the proper maintenance. If you want your water heater to last as long as possible, you need to make sure that it receives professional maintenance at least once a year. Read on to find out more about some of the specific procedures that water heater technicians conduct during maintenance. (more…)