Author Archives: Dean Ring

Testing a hot water pressure relief valve

Testing your Hot Water Service Did you know that your water heater will function better and be safer if you do a little routine maintenance? Some water-heater experts recommend testing every six months. More frequent testing can reduce the chance of a leak caused by mineral and corrosion buildup. The temperature and pressure relief valve […]

What is a Sacrificial Hot Water Service Anode

What Is an Anode Anodes are steel core rods surrounded with either magnesium, aluminium or zinc and are installed on the top of hot water tanks during production to prevent rust and corrosion. They’ve been a staple feature for decades and go a long way in avoiding heater damage and hefty replacement costs. Sacrificial Hot […]