Why do hot water tanks get noisy?

Answer You take your water heater for granted--until there's no hot water. Hot water heaters make all sorts of noises. Some of them are normal, while others are symptoms of problems that can interfere wit... Read More »

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How do I clean hard water stains from hot water tanks?

Lemon JuiceTurn off your hot water tank, and let it cool for at least an hour before attempting any hard water stain removal methods. Pour a small amount of lemon juice on a clean rag or sponge. Sc... Read More »

How to Remove the Belts for a Noisy New Water Pump?

If you hear a noise that you believe is related to your new water pump, make sure the noise isn't caused by the belt tensioner pulley. Because these object are located in such close proximity to ea... Read More »

How do I sterilize RV water tanks?

An RV's potable water system should be sterilized on a regular basis to prevent bacteria and germs from contaminating your drinking water. Add a cup of bleach and fill the potable water holding tan... Read More »

How do i clean hot water tanks?

Prepare the TankShut off the electricity or gas supply to the hot water heater, as well as the cold water supply. Attach a garden hose to the tank's drain valve and place the other end of the hose ... Read More »