HendrixAir, Inc. Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Waycross’

What Kind of Maintenance Does My Tankless Water Heater Need?

Monday, June 13th, 2022
tankless-water-heater-on-green-tile-wall

The storage tank water heater–the “traditional” water heater seen in most homes today–is pretty large, typically very noticeable, and sometimes even a little bit noisy. As a result, it’s pretty hard to ignore, and so homeowners realize that it’s something that probably requires professional attention on occasion.

After all, something called scaling, which is the buildup of hard water minerals like calcium, magnesium, and sometimes even iron, can have a big impact on the water heater. Scaling can clang around noisily in a tank water heater, creating a nuisance but also creating potential corrosion and other related problems. As a result, a tank water heater needs to be professionally “flushed” on occasion to offset the issue.

So, what kind of maintenance does a tankless system need? After all, it does not have a tank for scaling to accumulate inside, right? Well… unfortunately scaling can have an impact on a tankless system, and for this reason, these systems do require professional maintenance on a routine basis. Read on to learn why!

Continue Reading

The #1 Reason Your Water Heater Needs Maintenance

Monday, January 24th, 2022
water-heater

There’s a particular problem that many homeowners face, but don’t necessarily know much about–scaling in their water heater. Scaling is the result of hard water–that is, water with a high level of minerals in it, namely calcium, magnesium, and iron. The mineral deposits build up within the plumbing pipes and fixtures and can go unnoticed for a while… until scaling starts causing problems.

And this, scaling, is the #1 reason that your water heater needs annual professional maintenance! During this service, we flush your water heater and ensure it’s functioning as it should, for as long as it should.

Continue Reading

What You Need to Know About Duct Cleaning

Monday, December 13th, 2021
technician-cleaning-out-ductwork

The average homeowner probably doesn’t think about the air ducts snaking their way through their homes very often. This makes sense! After all, ductwork is typically hidden from view for a reason. You shouldn’t really need to think about the condition of your ventilation system too often. However, they will eventually need some attention. True, you don’t need to know all the ins and outs of your HVAC systems, but there are a few things we’d like you to know about dirty ductwork and how it impacts both your indoor air quality and HVAC efficacy.

Professional duct cleaning from our team is a way to clear out your air ducts and make it easier for air to move through each and every day, making the use of your air conditioner or furnace possible. If you’re wondering if duct cleaning is really worth it, the answer is yes! Read on to learn more.

Continue Reading