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Advanced Plumbing and Rooter Service

231 Market Place, Suite 540
San Ramon, CA 94583

Phone: 925-383-6100

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Under most circumstances, your household plumbing and pipes work seamlessly. You may not notice your home’s plumbing until something goes wrong. More significant nuisances can be a leaking or burst pipe. However, the annoying nature of noisy pipes cannot be underestimated. Pipes that make noises even when not in use can keep you awake at night and disrupt your daily life. Learn more about the top three reasons you may be hearing noisy home pipes.

A comforting hot shower or bath is a daily necessity for most of us, so we all want to avoid a malfunctioning and unreliable hot water system. It’s essential to take care of your water heater to ensure that you will continue to have hot water now and in the future.A common problem with water heater tanks is a faulty or failing pressure relief valve, which can occur in both electric and gas tank-style water heaters. The pressure relief valve on your water heater will look like a small pipe extending away from the tank, normally aimed downward. As the name suggests, it helps to relieve the pressure that can build up in the water heater unit from the hot interior temperature. Here are some of the most common signs that can indicate your water heater pressure relief valve has gone bad.

Taking every opportunity, you can around the house to conserve energy is essential to preserving this precious resource and saving on your energy bill. The household water heater can account for up to 12% of a family’s electricity bill, so conserving energy at the water heater is essential. One way to do this is with water heater blankets. But are water heater blankets effective and are they a worthwhile investment to make for your water heater? Here we look at the details.

Electricity bills seem to climb every quarter, and as come into winter, keeping energy bills low is an even higher priority as energy usage increases in winter. It’s not surprising that one of the hottest topics about water heaters is which one is the most energy efficient. That’s because a water heater can account for up to 12% of a family’s utility bill, which is a relatively significant portion. Here we look at 7 ways you can use your water heater to save on your utility bill.