Advice 1: How to turn off water heater

Every year in summer Hoo and homeowners shut off the hot water for the prevention and repair of pipes, so water heaters have become part of our life. However, this unit requires careful maintenance. Frequent heating of water form harmful plaque at the bottom of the boiler, which can lead to breakage.
How to turn off water heater
You will need
  • - wrench;
  • - water tank.
Instruction
1
At the initial stage, disconnect the boiler from the wall outlet, use up the remaining water in it or allow it to cool.
2
To avoid the replenishment of the water heater, close the flow of cold water. Pull the rubber hose to the feed pipe of cold water, and the other end direct into the sewer, for example, in the toilet.
3
Unscrewing the safety valve, Unscrew the drain valve.
4
On the mixer, remove the hot water to the tank water heater is not a pressure below atmospheric, which would prevent the water leakage. First, air is sucked into the heaterand then through the valve is the water discharge, and water pours out unevenly, as if portions.
5
Then pour the water into the sewer through a hose. After complete draining of water blow into the hose to the cold water supply, no extraneous sounds should not be heard (e.g., bubbling). Remove from the water supply hose hot water.
6
After you have drained all the water from the boiler, carefully remove it from the wall.
7
In small-scale boilers for reasons of safety water drainage not provided. To pour the water, carefully remove the water heater with mounts and flip over the bath.
Useful advice
Never operate the boiler to the mains socket before filling with water – this can lead to breakage.

If the house is hot water always turn off the water heater.

Annually clean the water heater, the more it accumulates, the scale, the more it consumes energy, and also irregular brushing promotes the growth of different species of microbes. Every 3 years replace magnesium anode (pin about 50 cm inside the tank, bolted to the top), protects the tank from corrosion and increases the service life.

Advice 2: How to drain water from the heater

Seasonal shortages of hot water made water heaters are probably the most popular household appliance. However, it requires meticulous care and attention. The water is heated in the water heater causes calcium carbonate to settle to the bottom of the tank, that quickly formed a harmful plaque that often leads to breakage of the heater. The sediment creates great problems in areas with extremely hard water, so should be frequently and thoroughly drain water out of the device while cleaning off accumulations of sediment.
The water is heated in the water heater causes calcium carbonate to settle to the bottom of the tank
Instruction
1
Drain the water from the water heater , proceed as follows.
2
Disconnect the heater from the electrical supply.
3
Open the top cover of the device.
4
Flip the device and carefully drain all the water.
5
Pour the water and thoroughly rinse to drain the sediment.
6
If necessary, sponge or brush clean the walls of the heater from plaque or residue residue.
7
Fill with clean water and the device is ready for operation.
8
For the heater you need a thorough service and health check. Check regularly the functionality of the pipe of the heater, thermostat, heating elements.
9
Noise from the water heater can often be caused by sediment, growing at the base of the tank of the water heater. Steam bubbles are formed under the sediment and create noise. Regular cleaning will save the device from noise.
10
In General, it should be noted that the water heater is convenient, fast and durable device that with proper care, will last a long time and reliably.

Advice 3: How to connect a water heater "Ariston"

Products of Italian company "Ariston" known around the world for over 70 years. Russian consumers are acquainted with its products in 1993 and have appreciated their quality, convenience and ease of use. Today "Ariston" manufactures electric and gas water heaters are different in design and structure, flow and storage types.
How to connect a water heater "Ariston"
Instruction
1
In flow water heaters heating occurs directly in the process of flow of water through the pipe. Cumulative usually have a stainless steel tank in which the recruitment and subsequent heating.
2
Carefully read the passport device, pay attention to the installation instructions. Check the electrical wiring in your apartment, a voltage tester and a special flat screwdriver. The outlet for the water heater must be located in a dry place and have a grounding prong. The power supply for the electric heater must be connected by a special line directly from the switchboard.
3
Select the place (a wall) the location of the water heater. For the water heater, the wall must be strong enough to withstand double the mass of the filled tank. In addition, the heater should be placed as close as possible to the place of hot water usage to avoid unnecessary heat loss. For proper installation of the heater in his kit includes the brackets and strikers. Focusing on the dimensions given in the instructions to drill in the wall at the selected location of the holes using a drill or hammer drill, insert the plastic dowels and dowel - screws. Fasten screws strikers, hang the heater on the plate with brackets.
4
Connect water heater to water supply system using the pressure relief valve supplied with the device. The cold water pipe connected with the lower outlet of the valve. The warm water pipe connects with an outlet of the heater.
5
Open the faucet, the cold water supply. In the future, it should always be open. Open the hot water faucet and wait until there will flow water, which would mean the complete filling of the tank. Close the hot water tap and plug the heater into a wall outlet. A few seconds on the control panel indicators will light, turn on the heater by pressing the "Vclick" and program it according to instructions.
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