Category Archives: Heating Systems

Preventative Maintenance is Important

Have your heating system looked at once a year, whether it be a boiler, a furnace or a water heater. Give us a call to set up an appointment to look at your Heating System. You don’t want this to happen to you! Boiler explosion caught on camera

“Crackling”, “Gurgling”, or “Popping” Noises from a New Water Heater

In a few isolated parts of the United States where the water supply has a relatively high pH (8+), water conditions will react with the aluminum anode to form excessive amounts of aluminum hydroxide on the anode and in the bottom of the tank.  Aluminum hydroxide looks like “jelly beads” or a green, blue or gray gel-like substance in the heater drain or at faucet aerators. The fix should only be performed by someone with abilities equal to a licensed tradesman. Aluminum hydroxide can be removed by using one of the methods below: If the tank is new with no […]