Are you trying to determine the age of your hot water heater? You may have looked the the rating plate on the back of your water heater and seen a confusing string of letters and numbers. Each manufacturer has a different way of of reporting important information such as serial number, capacity, wattage, warranty information and manufacturers date. It can be hard to decode what exactly all of this information means. American Water Heater Company, A.O. Smith , Bradford-White, Lochinvar, Rheem, and State Industries all have different ways of documenting the age of the water heater. Click here to see some documentation on decoding the age of your water heater.
Are you thinking about upgrading to something more efficient? Most waters heaters last about 10 years. The damage and inconvenience of a failed water heater can be costly. It it a good idea to plan ahead and replace you water heater instead of waiting for complete failure or expensive repair costs. Once you know the age of your water heater it is prudent to schedule a maintenance visit from your plumber. The team at Modern Plumbing Industries, Inc. (MPI) specialized in water heater maintenance. A regular maintenance visit will cover the removal of sediment from tank water heaters, fill inspection for damages and corrosion, and thermostat and efficiency testing. We can also recommend the most efficient water heater solution for your home and explain the cost and savings benefits of upgrading to a more efficient water heater. We specialize in tankless, hybrid and even commercial solar water heaters. If you are in the Orlando water call MPI today to find out more about your water heater. Save up to $150 on a tankless gas water heater and $100 on a hybrid water heater.