Saving Electricity: Why You Should Descale Your Water Heater


To save electricity, if you use a water heater, consider descaling it. If you live in an area with very hard water, you should do this at least every 2 years. Otherwise, do this descaling every 3 years.

We explain how to do it and why it must be done right away.

How to:

It is true that one thinks of descaling a water heater only if one notices that the water takes longer to heat up or if there is no hot water at all.

However, it is important to know that a water heater full of limescale consumes much more energy than a appliance in good condition. So, regularly descaling your water heater is a good idea to save on your electricity bill.