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Why Water Heater Maintenance Is Important!

Have you ever woken up in the morning, stumbled into the bathroom, turned on the shower and been hit with cold water?  If you’ve been there before you know it’s not pleasant! Water heater maintenance plays an important role in our daily lives because we depend on our water heater for our day-to-day routines.  The average life of a water Water heater Maintenance | cold shower | water heater tune-up heater can be anywhere from eight to 12 years, but with regular routine maintenance you could prolong the life of the heater and reap the benefits in the long run.  It’s a solid investment you can make for your home and here are a few major benefits from getting annual maintenance:

Increase Efficiency

Your water heater needs to be serviced at least once a year, twice a year if you live in a hard water area.  If you don’t maintain your heater, you will eventually begin to see a decrease in its efficiency.  It will take longer to heat up, you will waste more water, your bill will increase, etc.  Sediment build up is very common and can be a major contributor to making your system less efficient and shortening its lifespan.  If you’ve ever heard noises coming from your water heater, this is likely a sign that you need to have it flushed!

Decrease Costly Breakdowns

Water Heater Maintenance | Maintain water heater | drain water HeaterYearly maintenance can catch issues before they start costing you a lot of money, energy and time.  If you have yearly water heater maintenance, our licensed technicians will be able to catch water heater leaks, corrosion, or anything that is prohibiting your system from working at 100%.

No Surprises

Remember that shocking cold shower?  You know no surprise cold shower is the number one benefit of water heater maintenance.  You never know how much you appreciate the heat until it’s gone!  Having regular water heater maintenance will help you avoid those awful surprises.

Don’t wait for that surprise cold shower or even a flooded basement, garage or home from a broken water heater.  Schedule your routine water heater maintenance appointment with one of our licensed technicians today!  Call Carter’s My Plumber now at (317) 859-9999!

Kelson Carter

Article reviewed by:

Kelson Carter, aka, The Prince of Plumbing

Kelson is a 3rd generation Plumbing Contractor. His family business is located in Greenwood, Indiana, and provides Residential Plumbing Service to the Indianapolis Metro market.

Kelson grew up watching his grandfather and father do plumbing. After graduating high school, Kelson went to Trade School and became a Licensed Master Plumber and Licensed Plumbing Contractor. He is also Certified in Backflow Prevention. He currently owns and operates Carter's My Plumber with his parents.


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