Every year, people use millions of dollars’ worth of fossil fuels to heat hot water for their homes. Traditional water heaters, even the newest and most efficient, waste tons of energy keeping water hot, even when it is not being used. Installing and maintaining a solar water heater, on the other hand, only uses the power of the sun, which is essentially limitless, to keep your water toasty warm.
The sun produces more energy in one hour than the people of Earth have ever used. The problems modern scientists face is harnessing this power. Solar panels are the most current solutions, and they are what powers your water heater. In order for your water heater to work efficiently, you need to perform annual maintenance, which includes checking:
If you are unsure or uncomfortable with any aspect of checking up on your solar water heater, call a plumber as soon as possible. The best option is to call the service that installed the water heater, but you may also want to call in another expert that can schedule regular visits to make sure your heater is functioning properly. Call (602) 870-6840 today to speak with an expert at Donley Service Center about maintaining your solar water heater.