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Rheem Recalls to Repair Water Heaters Due to Fire and Burn Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot

May 26, 2016

Name of Product: Rheem electric water heaters

Hazard: The control panel on the water heaters can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.

Remedy: Repair

Consumers should immediately turn off and stop using the recalled water heaters. Consumers should contact Rheem to request a free repair by a Rheem field technician.

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Water Heating Technologies Recalls Gas Water Heaters Due to Fire Hazard

May 24, 2016

Name of Product: Gas water heaters

Hazard: The water heaters have a space between the burner flange and the combustion chamber that allows flammable liquids or gases to contact burning flammable vapors inside the combustion chamber, posing a risk of fire or explosion.

Remedy: Repair or Replace

Consumers should immediately stop using …

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Water Heater Not Working?

One of the few luxuries in life you can consistently count on is a hot shower at the end of a long day. That is, until your water heater leaves you out in the cold. Is your water heater not working? Before you take drastic measures, here are a few simple troubleshooting tips to try!…

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World Health Day 2016

World Health Day is April 7th this year, with an overarching theme of diabetes. For those of you who aren’t aware of what diabetes is or why it is important enough to deserve global attention, we’ll lay out a little bit about this disease.

Diabetes is a chronic disease of the pancreas that affects the …

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