Tankless vs Tank Water Heaters

Tankless vs Tank Water Heaters

When it comes to your home, water heaters can be quite an investment. If you are in the market for a new water heater, there are a few important things to consider to ensure you choose the right unit for your home. When you begin your search, you will quickly find...
How to Drain Your Water Heater

How to Drain Your Water Heater

Water heaters are underappreciated appliances in our homes. You turn on a faucet and get instant hot water, but you might not consider the maintenance that will help improve the lifepspan of your water heater. Water heaters that aren’t maintained can be the cause of...
Vacation Setting for Water Heater

Vacation Setting for Water Heater

The folks at Affordable Service Plumbing, Heating, Air Conditioning, and Electric have some simple tips you can apply to your water heater if you and your family are headed away from home for several days. Take these steps only if you are comfortable doing so.  Please...
How Much Energy Does My Water Heater Use?

How Much Energy Does My Water Heater Use?

Energy usage is a hot topic these days, and Affordable Service Plumbing, Heating, Air Conditioning, and Electric understand the need to know where your hard-earned money goes. Depending on the type of water heater you have, it depends on the amount of energy or energy...
Water Heater Corrosion: What Causes It

Water Heater Corrosion: What Causes It

When you combine water, oxygen, and metal, eventually you are going to see corrosive wear on your water heater. This happens mostly at the connections, the piping, and occasionally on the top of the water heater itself. Water heaters are actually designed to prevent...