Water Heating, 2011

(2011) Water Heating, 2011. Human Rights, Department of


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Although there are many ways to cut you water heating bills, the all fall into two broad categories: reducing the amount of hot water you use and making your water heating system more efficient. Fortunately, there are several strategies that can help you consume less energy and save money - and still meet you hot water needs without sacrificing comfort or practicality. The booklet was designed to answer common questions about hot water systems and to provide you with the information necessary to make informed decision about a wide variety of topics, ranging from repairing hot water faucet leaks an insulation water supply pipes to installing low-flow shower heads and tuning you your existing water heather. You'll also find details on what to consider when it's time to go comparison shopping for a new water heater-including an evaluation of the alternatives to the common gas or electric storage tank unit that's found in the majority of homes in Iowa and across the country.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Home Series, Energy saving, Water Heating
Subjects: Utilities and communications
Utilities and communications > Energy resources
ID Code: 12938
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 01 May 2012 16:29
Last Modified: 01 May 2012 16:29
URI: https://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/12938