A water heater provides so much more than water. They warm our showers after a long day—giving us a place to clean and meditate. They heat dishwashers around the world so that parents and children can spend precious time together before bedtime.
Pipes can freeze, even in lived-in homes. People sometimes want to vacation during the winter or go out of town for the holidays. This can create a disaster that will be waiting when the family gets home. Frozen pipes can create a water leak, causing thousands of dollars in water damage beyond the broken pipes...