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Hub Spotlight: Germaine Nelson—Turnin’ Wrenches in the Nation’s Capitol – Plumbing Perspective

Back in the day he was known as DJ Reggie Nell, and he could spin records with the best of ’em. A former DJ while working in the trades, Germaine Nelson, president, Capitol Plumbing & Heating, Bowie, Md., now is a full-service residential plumbing OG, specializing in water heaters, waste and venting for the surrounding […]

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Water Heater Maintenance Guidelines For Extended Appliance Life – Magellan Plumbing of Concord NC

Your water heater is a vital home appliance, furnishing you with hot water for various purposes such as bathing, dishwashing, and more. To ensure its continuous efficiency and long-term functionality, it is crucial to conduct regular maintenance. Neglecting this upkeep can result in reduced performance, increased energy expenses, and even the need for costly repairs […]

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Water Heater Anode Rods

Standard anode rods are sacrificial devices meant to protect tank water heaters from corrosion and failure. Annual maintenance on tanks is typically not carried out resulting in the depletion of the anode rod and corrosion buildup in the tank. Either replacing an old anode rod with new or replacing with a power anode rod is […]

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Tank vs Tankless? Busting Tankless Myths

After nearly 25 years in the plumbing & heating industry I can say with confidence I’ve heard just about all there is to say about tankless, right or wrong…most of it wrong! In this video I go over 8 separate myths that are commonly said about tankless. With each myth I give facts and opinions […]

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Demand-Type or Tankless Water Heaters – Knoxville Plumbing | Plumber in Knoxville | Plumbing

Tankless or demand-type water heaters are a type of water heater that only heats up water when one needs it. They are a more cost-efficient way of heating water because they don’t waste as much energy on heating a whole storage water tank. They are also referred to as instantaneous water heaters. How do they […]