Posts by Phil Luther

Learning the Best Water Heater Temperature Setting

Posted by on Mar 2, 2014 in Water Heater Repair Modesto | 0 comments

Much has been discussed over exactly what is an optimum water heater temperature setting. Many sources, consisting of ENERGY STAR, provide the energy saving aspects of temperature levels of 120 degrees or lower. And yes, there are cost savings to be had, however realistically for those whose present setting is closer to the conventional factory preset temperature of 140 degrees. On the other hand, fewer share details about the possibility of contracting Legionella bacteria with a lower setting, particularly with a temperature lower than 120 degrees. OSHA states some exceptional precautions...

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Modesto Water Heater Maintenance in 10 Minutes

Posted by on Feb 25, 2014 in Water Heater Repair Modesto | 0 comments

We are going to put you to work today, but only for about 10 minutes. Yep, that’s all it will take for these 2 important water heater upkeep tasks; however, Water Heater Repair Modesto understands they will do an outstanding task of assisting with 3 things: Having your water heater last as long as possible (that will conserve you cash). Making sure the water heater runs securely (we do not want it to blow up). Having it run as energy efficiently as possible (likewise conserving you money). So with that in mind, are you prepared to invest 10 minutes once or two times a year to assist...

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How to Get Rid of Mostesto Water Heater Odors

Posted by on Jan 22, 2014 in Water Heater Repair Modesto | 0 comments

Though not a pleasant smell Water Heater Repair Modesto knows when one puts a glass of water or goes to shower and the water smells like rotten eggs, it can be remedied. Normally, the smell is because of excess bacteria that has developed in the water tank. It can happen more often for homes that utilize a well or cities that use a well to supply the water. According to Soquel Creek Water District, the smell is the result of four factors that must all be present for the odor to develop. These factors include: A high concentration of sulfate in the raw water Sulfate reducing bacteria,...

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Pleasing Solar Water Heating Design

Posted by on Jan 15, 2014 in Alternative Water Heating | 0 comments

Water Heater Repair Modesto wants to pass along this cool concept that makes use of solar water heating.  We have not seen this in the US, but so far, the best test case we have seen for the EcoHat is at an award-winning housing project in England called Oxley Park. dwell – Eco-Hat – January 1, 2009 The EcoHat’s casing conceals its unsightly gadgetry, while still allowing the solar panels to be angled for maximum efficiency. “Sometimes in environmental housing you have to orientate the houses quite vigorously,” says Partridge. “This allows for the house to be orientated in any...

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Tips for Modesto Drain Cleaning and Garbage Disposals

Posted by on Jan 14, 2014 in Drain Cleaning Modesto, Plumbing Repair Modesto | 0 comments

We have actually all been stuck to a clogged drain line at factor in time – and always at an unfavorable time. Whatever you intend to call it, the water in the sink is not going where it is supposed to! For this short article, is going to concentrate on kitchen sink drains. Drain Cleaning Modesto and Kitchen Sinks Having a garbage disposal has actually made the job of doing the dishes a simpler activity. Yes, it is capable of grinding up very a bit of meals waste yet that does not mean one should. Be mindful and operate the disposal with small amounts of food and huge quantities of...

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