Maynard Blog: Archive for April, 2022

Let The Maynard Man Help Maintain Your Tankless Water Heater

Monday, April 18th, 2022
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The Maynard Man wants to know, what kind of water heater do you have in your home?

Homeowners with the conventional storage tank water heater tend to understand pretty quickly that their systems need maintenance on occasion. They’re very large and noticeable, taking up a big of space in a garage or utility closet.

If you have a tankless system, though, you might not realize that maintenance is essential, even without the large tank. Why is this? Well, because of scaling.

Not to worry if you don’t know what this means, The Maynard Man is here to help! Read on as we uncover why scaling is bad for a tankless water heater and therefore why maintenance is so important!

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The Maynard Man Says What’s Happening When a Heat Pump Won’t Switch Modes

Monday, April 4th, 2022
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The time to switch our heat pumps from heating mode to cooling mode for the season is just around the corner. When that time comes, you’ll want to easily switch modes so your heat pump system will start cooling your living space as effectively as it heated it this past winter.

The Maynard Man wishes that we could guarantee your heat pump would always work flawlessly, but the fact is that sometimes your heat pump may run into trouble, particularly if you haven’t kept up with biannual maintenance for the system or if your heat pump is aging.

One of the ways a heat pump can “misbehave” is by failing to switch modes. If this happens, please give The Maynard Man a call right away! In the meantime, read on to learn what may be going on with your heat pump.

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