High Quality Water Heater Repair and Replacement
No other single appliance in a home can provide more raw enjoyment but also has greater associated catastrophic risk than the water heater. Hot water being what seems like endlessly supplied for all activities from cleaning dishes, to taking a hot shower, a warm bath, or even to routine upkeep like shaving, having a well-functioning water heater is absolutely essential especially in this modern world. When a water heater breaks, it usually is from a hole forming like a tooth cavity all the way through the metal into the main water chamber. When it breaks, the water heater usually really breaks potentially dumping water all over home, or office, or cabin and the result is a disaster especially as material never meant to be afflicted with moisture is saturated with it.
A simple answer is to have a water heater that begins to find itself several years old periodically replaced. This is a preventative measure that is easier said than done as replacing any appliance before its broken is a difficult thing to do even for the most type A personality. With that said, there are several benefits to replacing a water heater before it is broken, these include:
- Potentially saving not only hundreds but thousands of dollars of lost assets to flood damage. Even if the damage is 100% covered by homeowners insurance, priceless heirlooms could be lost not to mention the pure inconvenience of being disrupted in the home.
- More efficient technology over time arises causing older water heaters to be more expensive in shear energy costs. Heating water is the second most expensive energy consumer after air conditioning/heating and closely followed by refrigeration. As technology improves, so does efficiency.
- Possible upgrades in size of the tank for the same amount of cost. This may seem funny at first as a benefit but as many a homeowner or renter knows, the horror as the hot water prematurely converts to cold water is something that could be avoided with a larger unit.
After all is said and done, the most important part of water heater repair and replacement is having the right company with the most qualified technicians or plumbers do the work. The technicians at Davis Plumbing and Drain Service sure fit that description employing the most qualified and experienced technicians in the industry.