Water Heater Maintenance Water Heater

Notice that your hot water just doesn’t seem to be as hot as it once was? Then maybe its time for a tank flush!

When it comes to maintaining you house hold appliances for some reason your hot water heater always seems to get neglected. But regularly flushing out your hot water heater is an important task. Getting rid of the gunk and mineral deposits that accumulate will help your hot water heater run more efficiently as well as prolong its life, saving you money in the long run.

How often should you flush your hot water heater

Depending on your model, aim to flush your hot water heater every one to two years, By doing this it will help to flush out the lime and other sediments in the water heater tank improves the heater’s efficiency and lifespan. In neglected water heaters, sediment can accumulate and calcify, making it difficult to remove. This can get so bad that the entire unit may need to be replaced.