From beach day to laundry day, summer usually means an increase in the amount of water we use on a daily basis. Fortunately, you don’t need that water to be quite as hot as you would in the winter (cold showers when it’s 40 degrees outside? No thank you!). But keeping water hot is both
Water heaters: we’re dependent on them for the hot water we use year-round. Even if you could stand constant cold showers, having hot water readily available helps you save energy on heating appliances such as dish washers and washing machines. A supply of warm water reduces the energy needed to heat up the water used.