Posts by Phil Luther

Save Money on Your Miami Hot Water Bill

Posted by on Jan 4, 2014 in Plumbing Repair Miami, Water Heater Repair Miami

This time of year throughout the cold weather heating season, most individuals are conscious of attempting to save cash on heating the home. This makes it an excellent time for being effective with ones water heating too, especially because it generally accounts for around 18 percent of the average utility costs each month. Water Heater Repair Miami’s 4 Ways to Save Hot Water Expenses The 4 basic methods to lower ones water heating costs at home are reasonably basic: do not make use of as much hot water, turn down the thermostat temperature setting on the water heater, include...

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Toilet Terminology

Posted by on Dec 28, 2013 in Toilet Repair Miami, Water Heater Repair Miami

With half of the December holidays behind us, Water Heater Repair Miami decided to have a little fun this week and wished to share a new infographic by Phil Luther with you. It is exactly 7 months to the 104th anniversary of John Crapper’s death (July 27), the individual to whom the development of the flush toilet is usually related to. Actually, in 1596 John Harrington created the modern-day flush toilet, though Crapper did further the development of the toilet and held many essential plumbing patents that made toilets work much better and in a more hygienic way. Your toilet might be...

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How to Avoid a Miami Water Heater Explosion

Posted by on Dec 16, 2013 in Water Heater Repair Miami

No, it does not happen that typically, thankfully, however a water heater has the potential to blow up and trigger major damages to a house and people. It is simple to have the state of mind that it is something that occurs to various other people, however without appropriate care of ones water heater, it could possibly happen to you. Water Heater Repair Miami does not wish to seem like an alarmist, but wished to share some various videos we assembled from around the Internet to show this point. The first one is news footage from a Phoenix homeowner whose electric water heater blew up...

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How to Get Rid of Miami Water Heater Odors

Posted by on Dec 10, 2013 in Water Heater Repair Miami

If you have foul water originating from your water heater follow Water Heater Repair Miami’s directions below to obtain your water smelling and tasting better. The Causes of Miami Water Heater Smells? 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, non-toxic to humans (sulfate is reduced to a sulfide state by the bacteria) Little or no dissolved oxygen in the water Hydrogen (a component of water...

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How Thermocouples Work on Ones Miami Water Heater

Posted by on Dec 9, 2013 in Water Heater Repair Miami

Ok, not to get too technical with you today, but Water Heater Repair Miami wants to share some information on a water heater’s thermocouple. The Family Handyman correctly concluded that “when thermocouples wear out, the pilot light goes out, the burner won’t light, and you don’t get any hot water.” Standard design Likewise called universal water heater thermocouple. It screws into the bottom of the gas valve and a probe on the other end slides into a holding bracket near the pilot light. It looks like a piece of copper wire. Universal thermocouples can be found in...

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