Living in a home with hard, unconditioned water can cause major issues for your water-using appliances. According to Green Water Technologies, your hot water heater is that at risk of premature breakdown, up to a decade before the appliance’s normal lifespan.
If you don’t have a whole home water filtration system, draining your hot water heater once or twice per year can help. Representatives from Green Water Technologies explain that it is also a good idea to drain the system to remove sediment once your water filtration system is installed. Here’s how: