There are few things more stressful for homeowners than worrying about your important appliances suddenly failing and causing damage to your property. It’s hard to tell how they are doing, since we can’t see inside them, and it seems like they can just go out. To help with that concern we can share the signs that your water heater is going out so you can be prepared. Continue reading
Ask Pete: Is A Gas Hot Water Heater Better Than Electric?
Today’s question is about the age-old debate on gas vs. eclectic. How do we know which to pick when it comes to our home’s water heater? Is a gas water heater better than electric? Let’s see what Pete says. Continue reading
Ask Pete: How Do I Flush A Water Heater?
When you become a homeowner, you have a lot of responsibilities, and one of them is managing household appliances, like the water heater. Today, we’re going to ask Pete a few questions about maintaining a water heater, and specifically how to flush a water heater.
When you bought your water heater, you were likely advised to flush it annually. So, what does that mean? Let’s ask Pete! Continue reading
How To Descale A Tankless Water Heater
Regular maintenance and descaling of your tankless water heater will extend its life. Keep reading to learn how to descale a tankless water heater. Of course, you can always call us at Phend Plumbing to get the job done right! Continue reading
Ask Pete: Why Do We Run Out Of Hot Water So Quickly?
It is not pleasant to start a lovely hot shower and end up rinsing off in ice cold water! Its also annoying when you are doing dishes or trying to get your laundry clean. Pete has the 411 on why this happens and what we can do to help you make sure it never happens to you again. Let’s ask Pete all our hot water questions! Continue reading
Imagine The Possibilities Of Instant-Hot Water!
We are all a little spoiled by our modern life. Faster and better just keeps getting faster and better! Now that innovation has come to your kitchen sink, because not only can you have amazing faucets that practically do the dishes for you (mostly kidding) but those smart inventor types have now made it possible to have piping hot water right at your tap. Imagine the possibilities of instant hot water at the ready! Continue reading
Water Heater Maintenance Tips and Tricks
A water heater is key to staying comfortable in your home. It gives you warm and hot water for bathing yourself and washing your clothes. When a hot water heater breaks, it can cause serious flood damage to your home. It’s hard to know when your hot water heater is going to go, but with the right maintenance, you can increase its lifespan by years. Read on to learn some of our top water heater maintenance tips and tricks. Continue reading
How Long Does It Take For Hot Water To Come Back
Is there anything more frustrating than running out of hot water in the middle of a task that requires hot water? When your water supply suddenly turns cold, you need to know one vital thing: how long does it take for hot water to come back? We’ve got some answers for you.Continue reading
Can Water Heaters Be Repaired?
When you realize something may not be right with your water heater (hopefully not because it exploded), you may wonder if water heaters can be repaired rather than replaced. The answer is some things can be replaced to fix an otherwise functioning water heater.Continue reading
Tankless Water Heaters: Pros and Cons
If you are in the market for a new water heater or if you are building a home, you have probably seen a lot of talk about a tankless water heater, but it is not something most of us know a lot about.Continue reading