Affinity Gas Services Blog: Archive for the ‘Plumbing’ Category

4 Signs Your Home Would Benefit From a Water Softener

Monday, April 10th, 2023

You’ve probably heard of hard and soft water, although you may not know exactly what that means. Hard water has a higher mineral content, while soft water has fewer minerals. While you cannot see these minerals in the water, they can still have a huge impact on your home’s plumbing system, your water appliances, and even your own comfort. 

If you have hard water, you will be able to notice negative impacts around your home. But you can combat hard water by installing water softeners in Gainesville. Keep reading to learn more about water softeners including the top four signs that your home needs one. 

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Can I Install a Water Heater By Myself?

Monday, February 27th, 2023

Many homeowners want to save money by completing as many DIY projects around their homes as they can. But is it possible to install a water heater on your own? The short answer is yes that it is possible, but there are many reasons that you don’t want to install a water heater without the help of a plumbing expert. 

The number one reason is that many areas actually require a certified expert to install and keep up water heaters. If you don’t have the proper credentials, it may actually be illegal for you to install a water heater on your own. So if you need help with installation or water heater repair in Gainesville, our team can help. In the meantime, keep reading to learn more about the risks of installing a water heater by yourself.

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When to Get a Water Softener

Monday, November 22nd, 2021

One of the most confusing things about water quality at home is understanding when you need to make changes. Your water is one of those things that is used daily, but is surprisingly overlooked. We’re sure that you’re not calculating changes in your water’s ph just for the fun of it. We don’t even want this to be something you feel the need to do. Instead, we want you to be able to turn to our professionals when you have questions about your water services. 

Today, we’d like to start out with the service needed for your water softener in Gainesville, FL. Your water softening services don’t need to be confusing. Instead, our professionals can give you all the information that you need to know to get the best work possible. Let’s chat about this below.

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