Advantages of Tankless Water Heaters

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Water heaters are a cornerstone of home comfort. Traditional tank water heaters have been the standard for years but often fall short in energy efficiency, space usage, and longevity. This is where tankless water heaters, or on-demand water heaters, come into play. As a modern alternative, they offer a myriad of benefits, aligning perfectly with […]

When Should I Replace My Water Heater? A Comprehensive Guide by Central Plumbing

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When Should I Replace My Water Heater? Water heaters are essential for our homes, providing hot water for showers, dishes, and more. But, like all appliances, they have a lifespan. The question “When should I replace my water heater?” is something many homeowners ponder. This guide by Central Plumbing in Baton Rouge aims to answer […]

4 Ways to Make Plumbing More Energy-Efficient

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4 Ways to Get Energy-Efficient Plumbing When you bought your home, you were likely content that it had all the best working appliances and plumbing systems you would need to be comfortable in your home. Yet as your home’s plumbing system ages, it is likely to slow down and consume more energy to keep it […]

Should I Replace or Repair My Water Heater?

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Should I Replace or Repair My Water Heater? On one hand, replacing your water heater is a good option to consider if you want a newer model that saves you money on your water bills. Yet, for many people worried about costs, the question of whether a water heater can be easily repaired versus needing […]

When to Replace Your Water Heater

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Is It Time for a Water Heater Replacement? Is the water in your shower not as warm as it used to be? Or are you noticing rust-colored water coming from your faucet? Then it may be time for a water heater replacement. While you can repair some issues with your water heater, others will require […]

Common Water Heater Problems

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Four Common Signs of Water Heater Malfunction You never realize how much of a luxury instant cold and hot water is until something is off about your water. If you step into the shower expecting scalding hot water, and instead you’re greeted with a chilling surprise – you’re going to have some questions about your […]

How to Choose Which Type of Water Heater You Need

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Choose the Best Type of Water Heater for Your Needs by Considering the Following Factors On average, 18 percent of a household’s energy use is spent on heating water. When it’s time to upgrade your water heater, either because yours finally failed or you’re just ready for a more efficient model, you want to choose […]

5 Energy Efficiency Tips for Traditional Water Heaters

5 Energy Efficiency Tips for Traditional Water Heaters

Save Money on Your Energy Bill and Maximize Efficiency with Your Traditional Water Heater Hot water is the second largest energy expense in the home and accounts for 18 percent of your home’s energy cost. However, you can reduce this cost by making just a few adjustments to your home’s traditional water heater and being […]

The Advantages of a Tankless Water Heater

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Choosing a Tankless Water Heater Can Save You Time and Money – Here’s How. Should you choose a traditional water heater or a tankless water heater, and why? Traditional water heaters store water in a large tank on the property while tankless water heaters heat water straight from the pipe and require no storage tank. […]