Mark Carpenter Plumbing Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Water Heaters’

Adjust Your Water Heater for Winter Savings

Monday, November 28th, 2016

There are many ways that you can cut down on your energy expenditures during a winter here in New Mexico. The Department of Energy recommends people cover windows with special storm panels, take special caution in how they adjust their thermostats, seal all air leaks that lead to drafts, and keep their heating systems professionally maintained.

You may think that the plumbing in your home isn’t something that you can use to lower heating bills for the winter. But there is something you can do with your water heater that you may not have thought of.

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If Your Water Heater Is Leaking, This Might Be the Reason

Monday, October 10th, 2016

We’ve previously written about signs that you need to call for a plumber to fix your water heater. One of the most obvious signs is when water starts to pool around the base of the unit or any other area around it. We can’t overemphasize how important it is to call for professional plumbers as soon as possible when you suspect water heater leaks. These leaks will rapidly worsen, leading to major water damage and a completely failed water heater.

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Water Heater Choices: Tank or Tankless?

Monday, July 4th, 2016

The standard water heater that most people are familiar with is the storage tank water heater. This type of water heating system uses a large tank to store a supply of water that’s kept continually hot so it’s ready for use.

But this type of water heater now has competition: the tankless model. A tankless water heater uses a heat exchanger to transfer thermal energy to the water as it passes through the unit. It heats the water “on demand” whenever a tap comes on requesting hot water. There’s no need to store water, since the water heater simply heats up more as necessary.

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Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

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