Entries by Henry Plumbing

Signs Your Water Heater is About to Break

If you don’t think much about your water heater, that’s probably a good sign.  If you’re thinking about your water heater, it’s probably because something is not working right (i.e. yet ANOTHER cold shower). If you own a home, there are some water heater signs you need to be aware.  It can save you a […]

All About Your Water Heater

Most people think about their water heaters in 3 situations: When you need to replace it  When you run out of hot water When it’s broken and you need to call a plumber That’s cool.  That’s when we think about your water heater too.  If you’re in any of these situations, you’re probably ready to learn […]

All About Your Garbage Disposal

How Your Garbage Disposal Can Change the World (Seriously!) Your garbage disposal could help cut down on your household waste.  Students at Rice University in Houston built a system to convert your kitchen waste into garden compost and bio-fuel (gotta love idealistic college students!).  The system hooks up to your regular garbage disposal and separates the […]

How Does a Tankless Water Heater Work?

Before we explain how a tankless water heater works, let’s talk a bit about how a standard/traditional “tank heater” operates.  Tank heaters have a large tank that holds and heats water (thus the term “tank heater”).  The tank continually heats water in order to maintain a constant temperature.  The energy used to keep hot water […]

Reliable Plumber in Savannah, GA

Proud to Have Earned Our Reputation as the Most Reliable Plumbers in Savannah, GA Henry Plumbing works hard to be Savannah’s favorite plumber year after year.  We are committed to being the most reliable plumbers in Savannah.  We hold ourselves to the same high ethics as our founders when they established Henry Plumbing in Savannah […]

Tax Credit For Solar Water Heaters In Georgia

Should You Consider a Solar Water Heater? Solar water heaters might be a great way for your home to save money on electricity.  Georgia is incredibly well known for having plenty of sunlight and some of the best landscape views around. Until recently however, people haven’t really taken advantage of this and the amount of light […]

A Tankless Water Heater for Earth Day

Cut Water Waste With a Tankless Water Heater Water waste is a major issue in the United States. According to the U.S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the average family uses upwards of 400 gallons of water per day. Roughly 27% of water usage originates in the bathroom. Leaving the faucet on while brushing teeth, staying […]

Should I buy a Tankless water heater?

What to Consider Before You Buy a Tankless Water Heater Before you decide to by a tankless water heater, keep these things in mind: Demand—should the unit supply water for a single room or the entire home? What type is right—electric models are ideal for some homes but require proper voltage and power supply adding […]

How to Choose a Home Water Heater

Before you get started in your search, it helps to know what types of home water heaters there are available: Conventional– These will give you a ready-heated tank of hot water. Tankless– These heaters will heat your home and they don’t need a tank at all. Heat Pump– This will let you move heat from […]