All types of hot water heater involve some dangerous elements. The combination of electricity, gas, water, flame, steam and pressure all have potential to be threatening if not treated with expertise and care. To ensure your hot water heater is safe and to make sure that it’s running efficiently, regular maintenance is required. KD Plumbing recommend your hot water heater is serviced every two years, just to be on the safe side. Generally, a hot water heater has a 7 year life span, however we quite often see hot water heaters that are 10 to 20 years old. Regular maintenance will extend the life of your heater and prevent a hazardous situation from occurring, so give us a call and let one of our specialists come out and service your heater.