How to Empty a Hot Water Heater?

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To empty a hot water heater you first have to disconnect the power to the hot water heater. Turn off the water supply to the hot water heater. Drain by opening the drain outlet. This will take several hours to complete.
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Disconnect the power to the heater at the breaker or simply unplug from the wall. Connect a garden hose to the drain outlet at the base of your water heater. Extend the hose to the
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To install the hot water heater, you need to turn off the water. Depending on if it is gas, or electric, you should turn off the utility the water heater uses. Then, you need to remove
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A hot water heater is flushed by emptying the contents of the heater repeatedly until it drains clear water. Using a garden hose or bucket, open the drain valve ...
A hot water heater is flushed by emptying the contents of the heater repeatedly until it drains clear water. Using a garden hose or bucket, open the drain valve ...
A hot water heater is flushed by emptying the contents of the heater repeatedly until it drains clear water. Using a garden hose or bucket, open the drain valve ...
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