How to clean your home’s water heater

The average American household uses about 1,000 gallons of water a year to heat their home, and that number is expected to increase in the coming years, according to the Water Quality Association.The group estimates that if the number of Americans who can heat their homes increases, that could mean a cost of $1 billion …

How to protect your home from water heater corrosion

Water heaters have been one of the most prevalent sources of water heater fire in the U.S. since the 1970s, with thousands of them at risk every year, according to the U-Haul.As with most electrical appliances, the primary culprit is a faulty electrical connector.But in some cases, the fault can be caused by water heater …