Things you need to know about the Water Heater Anode Rod

Water Heater Anode Rod

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  • The anode rod prevents rust and corrosion to take place within the other components of your water heater
  • Tank-less water heaters do not have an anode rod
  • The water acidity, the chemical reactions, and the heat can cause the water heater to corrode quickly
  • The anode rod sacrifices itself so that the water heater will last longer
  • The water heater must be maintained regularly and the anode rod must be checked and replaced when necessary
  • The anode rod must be replaced only with the help of a professional plumber so you can avoid damaging your water heating system