Don’t be left in the cold! Know the signs of a failing water heater so you can replace yours at the right time. It’s better to be prepared and take time to find the right type of water heater instead of having to purchase one in a panic after yours fails suddenly.
According to the U.S. Department of Energy, water heating accounts for approximately 18% of energy consumption in the home, which can equate to hundreds of dollars in bills over the course of a year. We know that winter brings skyrocketing utility bills for many families. One way to help lower costs is to lower the water heating portion of your bill. Provided your water heater is in good shape and running properly, follow these simple tips this fall and winter to save yourself some money!
When making the decision whether or not to buy a new water heater, or even which new water heater to purchase, there are a lot of important factors to consider. You need to think about how many people are living in your home, the type, availability, and cost of fuel that will be used, and energy efficiency ratings of different types of heaters.
Whether you have a gas water heater or an electric one, it is very important to keep it well maintained to avoid unnecessary hassle and expenses. Keeping your water heater clean and up to date can lower energy costs and keep your machine running smoothly and effectively.
If your water heater has been with you for several years, you may be wondering if it is time to replace it. Watch for these signs that your old water heater needs service or replacement. If your unit displays any of these symptoms, call Cyclone Contracting for prompt service backed by our risk reversal guarantee. We have been providing our Ames area customers with professional water heater installation and service for over 17 years.
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