Posts by Phil Luther

Are Oklahoma City Tankless Water Heaters Practical

Posted by on Jan 28, 2014 in Tankless Water Heater Repair Oklahoma City, Water Heater Repair Oklahoma City | 0 comments

There is a lot of discuss the advantages and disadvantages of tankless water heaters verses tank water heaters. Water Heater Repair Oklahoma City is going to begin a discussion on tankless heaters today, pointing out some of the claims and discussing the truths. They have benefits and drawbacks over conventional water heaters and it may just depend on exactly what ones specific use requirements are that will identify which kind of the proper one for ones home. The standard concept of using a tankless water heater is among being energy efficient. Water is heated as it is used, and not stored...

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Polar Vortex vs Your Oklahoma City Water Heater

Posted by on Jan 7, 2014 in Leak Detection Oklahoma City, Water Heater Repair Oklahoma City | 0 comments

So with Polar Vortex upon us, let Water Heater Repair Oklahoma City make certain ones water heater and pipes will survive its fury! Nationwide, over 250,000 Americans generally have some type of damage to their homes due to flooding from cracked plumbing. With this kind of cold weather we are experiencing now, that number may are higher. Here’s the big picture from The Weather Channel (click the name for the latest weather information): Once outdoor temperatures go below 20 degrees is when plumbing can start to freeze. Definitely, numerous parts of the nation are experiencing...

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Toilet Terminology

Posted by on Dec 28, 2013 in Toilet Repair Oklahoma City, Water Heater Repair Oklahoma City | 0 comments

With half of the December holidays behind us, Water Heater Repair Oklahoma City chose to have a little fun today 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 person to whom the development of the flush toilet is generally related to. In fact, in 1596 John Harrington created the modern 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 Get Rid of Oklahoma City Water Heater Odors

Posted by on Dec 10, 2013 in Water Heater Repair Oklahoma City | 0 comments

If you have foul water coming from your water heater follow Water Heater Repair Oklahoma City’s directions below to obtain your water smelling and tasting better. The Causes of Oklahoma City 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...

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How Thermocouples Work on Ones Oklahoma City Water Heater

Posted by on Dec 9, 2013 in Water Heater Repair Oklahoma City | 0 comments

Ok, not to get too technical with you today, but Water Heater Repair Oklahoma City 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.” Conventional style Also 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 are...

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