Draining the water heater

See step-by-step instructions below. For more info contact CRC Plumbing at (805) 432-33or at charles. Diy plumbing guide to draining down the water system emptying the hot.

Before working on the hot water pipes, switch off the boiler and immersion heater. Drain and flush it at least once a year – fall is a good time – and you can extend the length of your water heater’s useful life to avoid the cost of replacement. Many water heater manufacturers recommend that you drain and flush the heater every months.

Jan 20- However, some of the repairs involve draining the water heater tank.

At least a partial draining the tank is also recommended to be performed . Follow this tutorial on how to drain a water heater properly and keep it running efficiently and safely for many years to come. Apr 20- It’s important to flush or drain a water heater tank so the water heater will heat efficiently and produce ample hot water.