We want to make sure you're never caught without hot water. But, when is it time to replace an old or outdated water heater unit?
First, you should switch to a gas unit if you have an electric water heater.
Is your water heater more than 10 years old? Generally water heaters of that age are operating at about 50 percent efficiency or less.
Watch this video for more guidelines on when you might want to replace your tank-style water heater.