Evans Plumbing Inc Blog : Archive for the ‘Water Heaters’ Category

What Should You Do When Your Air Conditioner Is Leaking?

Monday, June 5th, 2017

drip-drop-waterOften, we get phone calls from homeowners worried that they’ve got a major plumbing leak in the house—only to discover the problem is actually an air conditioner leak! Air conditioners can leak water, but not because they use your plumbing system to work. Rather, condensation builds up within the system and may, if drainage is not properly set up, find a way to spill over into your home.

Depending on the location of an air conditioner’s indoor unit, the results of a leak can be nearly catastrophic. So what should you do if your air conditioner springs a leak? And can you prevent this from happening in the future? Learn more from the guide below, and call our team ASAP to fix your leaky AC unit!

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An Overview of Hot Water Heaters Available Today

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

water-heater-tankPicking out a new water heater is not quite the same as picking out a new car. You probably won’t have a color preference for your new hot water heater, for example, but we do see some similarities. Your family’s safety comes first and foremost, so safety is a concern with a new installation just as it is with a new vehicle. Efficiencies vary from model to model, as with most cars, and different fuel sources can be used to power them (electric or gas).

Just as you wouldn’t pick the first car you saw on the lot, we think it’s worth putting some thought into which water heater you pick out for your family. Check out our guide to some of the latest technologies, and some of the classics, and talk to your plumber to find the water heater that’s right for your home!

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Is It Time to Service Your Water Heater?

Monday, October 17th, 2016

A water heater is something that we need throughout the year. If you’re rinsing or washing dishes or doing a load of laundry, you expect hot water no matter what the weather is outdoors. And very few people can enjoy a cold shower.

But in the winter, the need for hot water is even more apparent. Without it, you simply cannot handle a shower, or just turning on the faucet to rinse a dish. And, while it’s still fall, the chill of winter will set in before we know it.

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3 Things You Should Know about Your Water Heater

Monday, September 12th, 2016

Evans Plumbing Inc is here to give you helpful tips for maintaining your plumbing system. This week, we go over some facts you may not know about a system that uses the second-most amount of energy of all your appliances: your water heater.

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