HM Plumbing Blog: Archive for the ‘Water Heaters’ Category

3 Common Water Heater Repairs

Wednesday, December 20th, 2023
Technician servicing an hot-water heater

Water heaters have been around for a while and they’re fairly simple machines. But that doesn’t mean they can’t experience problems and even break down from time to time. 

When your water heater is struggling, you’ll know it immediately. A shower will turn cold halfway through or the water pressure could drop. You can’t afford to be without hot water in your home for even a day. Let’s go over 3 of the most common water heater problems and what causes them so you’ll know when to call us for Brookhaven water heater repair.

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Why Your Commercial Water Heaters Need Regular Maintenance

Monday, July 3rd, 2023

If you’ve ever thought about how important having access to hot water is in your home, just think about how important it is in a business. That’s because by law, businesses must provide hot water for safety and hygienic purposes. 

If you own a commercial property such as an office building, a restaurant, a hotel, or an apartment complex, hot water is absolutely necessary not just for your tenants’ comfort, but for hygiene. 

Commercial water heater maintenance is essential for every property, no matter how large or small. Don’t leave the functioning of your commercial hot water heater to chance. It’s always a good idea to have a professional team provide commercial water heater maintenance on a regular basis to ensure your building has access to hot water. 

Here are 4 major benefits of routine commercial water heater maintenance.

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4 Signs You May Need a Water Heater Replacement

Monday, June 19th, 2023

Your home’s water heater is the unsung hero of your household. Just think about how many times you use hot water on a daily basis. You rely on it for a hot shower in the morning, when cooking and cleaning, and to wash your clothes, hands, and dishes. 

Although your water heater may seem infallible, just like with any home system, it’s subject to wear and tear and will need to be replaced at some point during its lifespan. It’s important to know the signs that your water heater is struggling and may need to be replaced soon. You don’t want to be without hot water for even a day! Let’s review the signs that you may need a water heater replacement.

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Pros and Cons of Tankless Water Heaters

Monday, May 8th, 2023

If we were to ask you which system is the workhorse of your home, you’d probably say it’s your air conditioner. It’s true that with our hot, humid weather, your air conditioner does a lot for your home comfort for many months out of the year.

However, think about how much you rely on water in your home. Every time you take a shower, wash your hands, rinse a dish, and do a load of laundry, you’re depending on your water heater. In fact, we’d argue that the water heater is the true workhorse of a home, keeping you supplied with hot water 365 days a year!

If you need a new water heater, perhaps you’ve wondered if your home would benefit from a tankless water heater installation. Let’s go over the pros and cons of these systems so you can be an informed consumer when it’s time to make the decision.

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