Water Heaters

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What is a Boiler Circulator Pump?

It keeps hot water ready to use, and powers radiant heaters.

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Do Tankless Water Heaters Save Money?

These efficient devices are increasingly popular.

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How To Troubleshoot A Water Heater

If you own a home, chances are you will eventually face a failing or malfunctioning water heater.

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Tankless Water Heaters 101

There are many pros to a tankless water heater.

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How to Extend the Life of Your Water Heater

A few simple checks will ensure the unit is running efficiently and safely.

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How Long Should I Hold the Pilot Light Button Down for?

The gas fumes must first be cleared.

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What's New in Water Heaters

Point-of-use Water Heaters: Point-of-use water heaters are also known as tankless heaters.

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How to Insulate an Electric Water Heater Tank

They're usually installed in your utility room.

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How to Install a Natural Gas Tankless Water Heater

A natural gas tankless water heater saves energy compared to a regular water heater.

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Water Heater Corrosion: How Do Anodes Work?

Anodes prevent corrosion.

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Hot Water Heater Prices

When it comes to water heater prices there are plenty of different considerations to think about.

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How to Drain Your Hot Water Tank

A hot water should be drained to minimize mineral build up.

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Replacing A Tankless Water Heater

These point of use systems are prized for heating speed.

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Can I use vinegar to clean a water heater?

To clean a water heater is very crucial and one of the things you can use to clean it is vinegar.

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How to Replace a Natural Gas Water Heater

Use plastic gloves and protective eyewear.

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How to Replace a Water Heater Coil

When the water heater coil goes out the water doesn't heat up and you are left with a cold shower.

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How to Repair a Leaking Hot Water Tank

No one wants a leaking tank.

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3 Tips for Replacing a Water Heater Gas Valve

Be sure to observe these potentially explosive tips!

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How to Replace Your Water Heater Pressure Relief Valve

If it's corroded or stuck, you should replace it quickly.

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Tankless Water Heater Safety

Enjoy the benefits of a tankless water heater safely.

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Troubleshooting Water Heater Problems: Noisy Pipes

Noisy pipes can be caused by water heater problems.

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Troubleshooting Water Heater Problems: Inconsistent Heat

Inconsistent water heat is an indication of water heater problems.

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How to Splice Your Water Heater Wiring

Water heater wiring is usually done by technicians.

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What to Look for when Buying an Under Sink Water Heater

Electric tankless models are increasingly common.

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Installing An Electric Water Heater

Use plumbing and electrical knowledge to DIY a water heater.

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How To Install A Water Heater

This is a good time to be in hot water.

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How To Troubleshoot An Electric Water Heater

Here's what to look for in a range of situations.

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The Advantages of Instant Hot Water Dispensers

Lots of people love the idea of having an instant hot water dispenser in their kitchen.

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Replacing a Water Heater

We take you through the steps of removal and installation of a water heater.

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How to Fix Common Temperature Control Problems with a Tankless Hot Water Heater

A tankless hot water heater can sometimes lead to temperature control problems.

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How to Read a Boiler Water Pressure Gauge

If the pressure is too low, you won't get any heat.

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3 Top Issues When Installing a New Mixing Valve for a Tankless Water Heater

A water heater mixing valve helps regulate temperatures with your water.

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How to Replace a Condensate Pump

You may not know what it is, but it's an easy DIY repair.

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Hot Water Recirculating Pump Installation: Mistakes to Avoid

A hot water unit equipped with a hot water recirculating pump will maintain a more consistent heat.

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How to Replace a Hot Water Heater Thermocouple

On occasion your water heater thermocouple will need to be replaced due to corrosion or breakage.

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How to Size a Hot Water Circulating Pump

Fitting a circulating pump to your hot water system is not complicated.

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How to Drain an Expansion Tank

Most of the new water heater systems have an expansion tank and you may need to drain it.

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Importance of Water Heater Venting Explained

Water heater venting is essential if your water heater burns any fossil fuels to produce heat.

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Locating and Identifying Your Water Heater Shut Off Valve

Knowing where your water heater shut off valve is located is important for everyone.

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Knowing Plumbing Code Basics when Installing a Water Heater

When installing a water heater, it's important to know about the plumbing code.

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Hot Water Heating Tips

Water heating is a major energy expense in your home.

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Hot Water Heater Repair

When you shower and are met with a blast of cold water, you know it’s time for water heater repair.

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4 Causes of a Waterlogged Boiler Expansion Tank

Keeping it regularly serviced should prevent this problem.

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How a Circulating Pump Works

A circulating pump works by circulating liquids, gases or slurries in a loop or closed circuit.

How to Repair a Tankless Water Heater

Periodic maintenance will ensure more efficient operations.