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Smelly Water – One of 10 Signs Your Water Heater Anode Rod Could Need Changing

A water heater sacrificial anode rod is a metal rod and is generally screwed into the top of the tank. It’s job is to attract corrosive elements in your potable water. Over time the rods get “sacrificed” for the healthy survival of the heater’s tank and the result can lead to smelly water.

How to Maintain Your Tankless Water Heater – Annual Descale Flush

Gary Smith - Ridgeland MS Home Inspector

Nothing beats a nice clean cool drink of water. However, if you own a tankless water heater, you’ll want to keep the heat exchanger free of lime and scale. You should flush it annually. Here are some basic steps. The pump and hoses will cost less than $100.