Did you know that your electric hot water heater can account for up to 15 percent of your home’s total energy usage? Just about everyone’s concerned with saving energy these days and the resulting cost savings can be pretty nice, too. Turning off lights, adjusting your thermostat, and adding attic insulation can all help make your home […]
We rely on our water heaters year-round to provide our homes with a steady stream of hot water. Just as with any home appliance, things can go wrong that prevent your water heater from working properly. Below is a list of common water heater problems and the possible explanations behind them. Some of these can […]
Just like your HVAC system, your water heater’s efficiency and performance is largely affected by how well you take care of it. Below are some water heater maintenance tasks San Francisco area homeowners can do to keep their water heaters running smoothly.
Keep the temperature down. For your own safety and to maximize the efficiency of […]
Water heating accounts for approximately 14 percent of your home’s annual energy costs. That makes it the third-largest source of energy consumption in your home, next only to heating and cooling costs. With that in mind, wouldn’t you like to ensure that your water heater is operating as efficiently as possible all year long? A […]