1. Water Heater Expansion Tanks: What They are Designed For

    When most people hear the word water heater expansion tanks, they have no idea what it means, what it is, or what it does. The few people who do know it, probably think of it as that little tank that sits above the water heater. If they have one that is. They won't really understand what it does nor how important it is to have with today's codes and developments. That’s where Ace Hi Plumbing can…Read More

  2. Everything You Need To Know About Direct Vent Water Heaters

    If you are a first-time homeowner, then you are very likely still learning all about the different components of your home. It’s not like you didn’t know where the air conditioner, furnace, or water heater resided in the home — or homes — you grew up in. But, chances are good that you didn’t have a lot to do with them. But once you got the keys to your very own castle, everything changed…Read More

  3. How To Stop Your Water Heater Pilot Light From Going Out

    Everyone loves some accessible hot water, whether it’s a hot shower on a cold winter morning before work or a steamy bath to help overcome a bad cold. We rely on our water heaters to provide this modern luxury whenever we please, but at one point or another, you have probably let the water run for a while before realizing that the water isn’t heating up at all. While there could be a number of…Read More

  4. What to Know About Water Heaters

    Whether you’re washing your hands or want to take a long hot bath, Estes Park homeowners want to be able to rely on their water heaters on a daily basis. Many water heaters come with a 12-year warranty, so if yours has been in service for a few years more than that, it might be time to start looking for a new one. When shopping for a new water heater, you can expect more energy-efficient models …Read More

  5. New Year, New Water Heater: Picking The Right One For Your Home

    The New Year is here! A lot of homeowners invest money into their properties at the beginning of the year, and one of the most common major purchases is a new water heater. It's a smart investment of your money, too. That's because a new water heater could actually help lower your monthly energy bills by being more energy efficient than the older model you had in your house. Plus, if you end up se…Read More

  6. Choosing Between a Gas and Electric Tankless Water Heater

    You want your home to be efficient, your energy bills to be affordable, and to have enough hot water for everyone in the house to be able to do their daily tasks. However, finding equipment that provides all three of these things can quickly turn into a headache. At Ace Hi, we don’t think you should have to compromise quality for efficiency, which is why we provide the tankless water heater repa…Read More

  7. Deciding Between A Traditional And Tankless Water Heater

    If you are flipping a house, feel like your hot water needs are not being met, or are ready to reassess your energy usage, you may be trying to figure out whether or not you should invest in a different kind of water heater. Knowing the difference between a traditional and a tankless water heater is key to making a good decision, but it is also important to understand your needs, your future use, …Read More

  8. How Your Tankless Hot Water Heater Works

    While there are several different types of water heaters (solar, gas, electric, etc.), there are two main categories: traditional and tankless. The kind you have in your home should depend on your need, use, and budget, and our experts at Ace Hi Plumbing can fix them all. However, the key to understanding when you need water heater repair is understanding how your water heater works, so that you c…Read More

  9. Common Water Heater Problems – Part Two

    Last week, we talked about the most common issues with water heaters, namely, having no hot water or not enough hot water. While these are what we most often see with our water heater repair calls in Fort Collins, there could be other issues with your water heating system, such as: Dirty/Smelly Water It’s always concerning when your water is a brown, rusty, dirty color, especially because yo…Read More

  10. Common Water Heater Problems – Part One

    We often take our water heaters for granted until they aren’t performing at their best any longer. At Ace Hi Plumbing, we are passionate about what we do. Because we have been serving Northern Colorado for years as a family-owned, Top Rated Local® HVAC and plumbing service, we have what it takes in order to spot, diagnose and repair any problems with your water heater. Whether you have a…Read More