Home Water Savings Tip #447 – Inside – Turn Off Water Heater When Away

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Number 447, Turn Off Water Heater When Away on Vacation. You know, we have never done this I’m ashamed to say. Of course this should be done.

For those with a hot water tank, why continually heat the water, causing it to evaporate more quickly than if it was not heated, when no one is around to use the heated water?

And of course think of all that amount of energy (electric or natural gas) to heat the water in the hot water tank (for those of you like me who use hot water tanks) that no one is using while you are away.

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 Home Water Savings Tip #446

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