How To Avoid Water Heater Problems in Winter

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During the winter season, our water heaters become even more essential for warm showers and cozy moments. However, the chilly weather brings along some challenges for these appliances, leading them to malfunction. With 100+ years of experience, American Plumbing Heating and Cooling Company got you covered if your water heater has problems. We are the leading HVAC contractor and plumber in Venice FL, and nearby areas.

5 Tips to Avoid Water Heater Problems in Winter

1. Set the Right Temperature

Adjusting the temperature setting on your heater is crucial during winter. Thankfully, we have an emergency plumbing team to set it up for you.

2. Check for Leaks

Winter cold can sometimes be brutal to water heater pipes. It causes them to contract and expand, leading to leaks. Our plumbing company experts can help you repair these leaks without breaking the bank.

3. Install a Timer

Consider installing a timer for your water heater. This allows you to schedule when your heater is on and off. When in need to install a plumbing timer, we are one phone call away.

4. Insulate Pipes

In winter months, cold pipes affect the hot water flow from your heater. Insulate both hot and cold water pipes to maintain a consistent temperature.

5. Flush Out Sediment

Sediment buildup in your water heater leads to reduced efficiency and even damage. We have experts in plumbing repairs who will help you flush these sediments and extend the life span of your water heater.

Wrapping Up

With a good maintenance team around you, rest assured your water heater is brave for the winter chill and keeps the hot water flowing. Call American Heating and Cooling Company and put us on speed dial. Make sure you stay warm and enjoy the comforts of a reliable water heater throughout the winter season!

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