Water heaters are very good devices that are designed to make your work easy on daily basis. However, you have to make sure that you are maintaining them in right order to get longer life from them and this can be done by getting the water heaters serviced on regular basis. To start with, always get a water heater that is both of good quality and comes with warranty. Warranty ensures that the water heater is checked on timely basis, as the professionals give you the services till the water heater is in the warranty period. As you have many options to choose from in the electric hot water heaters, you can get the one that suits your needs perfectly. Before selecting the right water heater for yourself, you have to keep certain points in mind in order to get the right one for you. If you are not going to get the water heater that is according to the daily usage, then you will end up spending too much on the energy consumption. Apart from the energy consumption of the water heater, you also have to keep a check on the leaks that the water heater might have developed over the period of time. Here are some of the common causes of water heater leaks.
1. Too Much Pressure
One of the main causes of the water heater leak is the pressure. If there is too much pressure inside the tank, then the water is going to seep off the joints and this will cause a leak when the heater is operational. New age electric hot water heaters Edmonton comes with the pressure sealed tanks and to make sure that your water heater is not leaking water all the time, ensure that you are getting it checked from the professional if you see the droplets.
2. Too old unit
As we all know, electrical equipments have certain life span and if your water heater is too much old, and the tank and the joints will start to leak. Many of the water heaters are made to last long but when they near the end of their life span, the rust starts to build in and this makes the joints around the tank weak. This is the main reason why so many tanks start to leak when they are too old. Leaking water is a sure sign that either you have some internal issues going on, or the life span is coming to an end.
Condensation is the process that starts when the cold water enters the water heater to get heated for the further use. Once the water is hot, this creates condensation as the water vapour starts to get dense. This is normal and many people mistake it for a leaking tank. It is important that you are wiping off too much of the condensation around the water heater to keep the heater dry and clean.
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The mere thought of your shower spewing out cold water on a chilly morning is horrible. But, this can happen to anyone, even you, if you won’t give much attention to your water tank and don’t get it serviced regularly. We repair, service and install Hot Water Tanks in Edmonton, Sherwood Park, St. Albert, Spruce Grove, Stony Plain and Leduc.
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