October 28, 2013
With Thanksgiving and Christmas on the way, you’re busy getting everything ready for your guests.
But amid cleaning the guest's rooms and preparing for meals, you may be making the 3 common mistakes that can ruin the experience for your guests.
Loosen up! We know you’ve got a lot going on right now. But a good host/hostess needs to make their guests feel comfortable. And if you’re all stressed out, your guests will see that and possibly feel guilty for troubling you.
Here are some easy ways to de-stress on the go that take 1 minute or less:
More guests mean more showers in the morning or night (depending on their fancy). That means your hot water tank is going to run out of hot water fast.
So, what can you do to make sure one of your guests don't get a full frigid blast when it’s their time to shower?
First, make sure your water heater has been drained of sediment. Sediment in your water heater is minerals that have settled to the bottom of your water heater’s tank.
Sediment causes 2 problems:
Call a professional plumber to have your water heater’s tank drained. It should be drained every year.
Second, advise your guests to stagger when they take showers. Those who are early risers should take their showers an hour before everyone else to give your water heater time to refill and reheat more water.
The holidays are filled with lots of cooking, candle lighting, fireplace ambiance and Christmas trees. However, it’s all these factors that lead to many devastating fires during the holidays.
Here are some fire safety tips you should follow during the holidays:
From everyone here at Cool Today and Mr. Plumber, we hope you enjoy the time you have with your family!
Cool Today provides award-winning air conditioning service to Sarasota, Florida, and the surrounding areas like Bradenton, Tampa, and Port Charlotte. If you have any questions about sediment in your water heater, talk to one of our experts for help.
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