My Hot Water Heater Smells Like Rotten Eggs

My Hot Water Heater Smells Like Rotten Eggs

Hot water heaters are essential for every household. But what happens when they go wrong? If your hot water heater smells like rotten eggs then it's unpleasant, it makes your house smell terrible and it makes you worry that there's something seriously wrong! But what can you do to fix this? What Makes This Smell? Normally, a hot water heater that smells like rotten eggs is due to anaerobic … [Read more...]

Hot Water Heater Pressure Relief Valve Releasing Water

Hot Water Heater Pressure Relief Valve Releasing Water

By doing a quick inspection of your household appliances, you might likely come across water leaking from your water heater through the pressure relief valve. This is a simple problem to fix, and you do not require a repairperson to fix the problem. The valve allows steam to escape whenever the temperature becomes too high, and most manufacturers have set the valve to open when the pressure … [Read more...]

How Much Does a 40 Gallon Hot Water Heater Cost

How Much Does a 40 Gallon Hot Water Heater Cost

Hot water is in a large part of homes is heated by water heaters. When choosing an electric water heater, one needs to follow the manufacturer's instructions and choose the one that corresponds to the number of members in your family, or the average daily consumption. Choose a water heater that has an additional insulation to reduce heat loss, such as polyurethane thermal insulation of 100 mm … [Read more...]

How to Change a Thermocouple on a Hot Water Heater

How to Change a Thermocouple on a Hot Water Heater

The rising cost of living is forcing over 90% of the population to be frugal and tighten their belts. From clearing loans, taking kids to a good school, ensuring the lights are always on, the water running and the credit card bills, there is only one luxury you can allow yourself, hot showers and baths. However, a water heater that does not heat might have a faulty thermocouple. How long will you … [Read more...]

Jayco Hot Water Heater Problems

Jayco Hot Water Heater Problems

Water heater repairs can be an expensive and tiring process that may require the intervention of a professional. Some of these problems discussed below can be prevented if great care is taken when using Jayco water heaters. Weak Thermocouple or Gas Control Magnet If the thermocouple or the gas control magnet become weak and stop functioning normally, it is advisable to replace them. In case … [Read more...]