Do you have a water heater? If you have it, you have to know steps for adjusting hot water heater. Actually, there is simple step can be done to adjust hot water heater. Read some information below until finish to know more about water heater and how to adjust it.
Why We Need to Adjust How Water Heater?
When we have a water heater, we may need to adjust the temperature of it. If the temperature is too hot, it may be dangerous for us. It will also increase bill per month. So, what is the best way to prevent it? Yes, adjusting the hot water into warm water.
It will decrease the bill and you still able to use warm water to take a bath. But for people who don’t get the problem with hot water heater bill, you don’t have to adjust it to warm temperature.
Although hot temperature of water heater can increase bill, but there is also the benefit of hot temperature. Hot temperature will kill bacteria of water. Sometime, water heater owner may inhale smell of on the water. It means there are bacteria on the water. The bacteria can be killed by hot temperatures. The point is, you have to know the step to adjust water heater temperature to use desired temperature of water heater.
How to Adjust Hot Water Heater
Actually, step to adjust temperature of water heater is really simple and easy. You just need find the dial located on the front of the gas control valve. After finding it, you can adjust the temperature—hot or warm. But, you will not see the specific temperature of your water heater. How to see the specific temperature of water heater ?
Recommended temperature of water heater is 120 degree. If you feel so confuse about the temperature, you can place the water from water heater into a cup.
After that, use a thermometer to know the temperature. If the temperature is lower or higher than 120 degree, you can readjust the water heater temperature. You can adjust it based on your need. But 120 degree is recommended temperature.
Well, those are some information for you about step to adjust water heater temperature. Whenever you need to adjust the temperature of water heater, you can use simple step mentioned above. With that simple step, you will be able to adjust water heater whenever you need.
Finally, you will get so many benefits of water heater because the temperature of water heater can be set based on your need.