How To Maintain Your Hot Water Heater

Maintenance for your hot water heater is an important part of keeping the home’s water heater in good working order. That’s especially true for newer models, which are more likely to have a problem than old water heaters, and the typical homeowner will probably never see the need to invest in the special tools needed to fix it.

There are only two ways to heat water in a home: a hot water heater or a range/oven. But, one way is better than the other. When it comes to your hot water heater, a few basic tips can help keep it working longer, such as:

  • Check the TPR valve

If your hot water heater is old, you may have had to put in a maintenance valve to maintain pressure on your hot water heater, as the pressure drops over time. However, you may also want to look at getting a new … Read more