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Three Areas to Prepare Your Home for Winter

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There are many ways to prepare for winter and the effect the cold temperatures can have on your home equipment. Three options to look at include the water heater, the furnace, and the plumbing.

Tankless water heaters typically provide water at a rate of two to five gallons per minute. And for homes that use 41 gallons of water or less daily, these tankless heaters can be between 24% and 34% more energy efficient than conventional storage tank water heaters. Old water heaters are known to account for as much as 30% of your home’s entire energy consumption.

Furnaces are another area worth consideration as you plan for winter. Furnaces can cause high heating bills, especially if they are not efficient. Here are some tips to consider when analyzing your furnace:

If furnaces are more than

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