The water heater plays the important role of heating water in your household for various activities, such as showering and washing dishes. To keep this appliance in great shape so you don't have to deal with regular, costly repairs, you need to execute these maintenance steps.
Insulate the Pipes
The pipes connected to your hot water heater have the tendency of collecting condensation. Although this seems like a minor issue, condensation can cause unnecessary damage to your water heater and even lead to pipe replacements.