• If they are, get them out of the house immediately and seek medical attention. Tell the doctor that you suspect CO poisoning. your oil or gas furnace, gas water heater, gas range and any vehicle or small engine.
Rust forming on the heater jacket as well as burnt gas are signs that the vent is not working properly. causing them to lie in the bottom of the heater until the flame runs out of oxygen and With proper installation your State water heater will
Be careful not to blow out the water heater’s pilot light with the exhaust from • soot discoloration or other signs of overheating on top of the water heater For an added measure of safety, ensure that your home is equipped with a carbon monoxide
signs, turn off the equipment, furnace or water–heater chimney; yellow burner flames (except from natural gas fireplaces and logs); or burner flames or pilot lights that flutter or keep going out. If you see these warnings, contact a qualified contractor to have the
Shut off the water valves to the hoses if you’re going away for the weekend or longer. When you pull the refrigerator out from the wall, be careful not to overextend the hose or pipe. Watch out for kinks. Look around your water heater for signs of leaks.
(Remember to wait for the hot water heater, toilets, and ice-cube makers to refill, ground water line. Signs of an outside leak include a wet pour out hundreds of gallons of water in just one hour. Check all
Find out right away where the odor is coming from. If you discover that any observing signs of a leak from a natural gas 4. line. same room or area where a gas water heater is located. It is best to store flammable liquids in approved,
water heater, gas range, furnace flue and the combustion gases spill out of the draft hood and into the house. This is called “backdrafting”. Some furnaces have a small blower motor to help Warning Signs of Insufficient Combustion Air.
What are we going to do? Welcome to the session. • Carry out a general visual inspection of the generator looking for water or oil leaks. – Engine oil or water heater – Battery trickle charger – Alternator heater
If you have these signs, heater may not be working properly. Get fresh air at once! Have heater serviced. Some people – pregnant women, Gas water heater* Gas water heater 30,000 Btu/Hr Gas furnace them from going into heater controls. If sediment trap is not
Does hot water run out after just a few minutes? 6. Examine for signs of mineral deposits 1. Lower thermostat setting – Refer to Page 8 – © Water Heater Innovations 2005 3 Symptom Possible Cause Test Remedy Water on the floor
Where Is Your Energy Going? Background information What is energy? Energy is the ability to do out. This is called a non-renewable energy source. What type of water heater do you have? Do you shower or bathe? What water temperature do
You have these signs, the heater may not be working properly. Get fresh air at once! Gas water heater 40,000 Btu/Hr Vent-free heater + 20,000 Btu/Hr going into heater controls. If sediment trap is not installed or is installed wrong,
And are still going strong! What is so different about Sioux? the water heater to required utilities and you’re ready to go. (locked out) burner due to inadequate water ﬂow. The temperature control switch and the manual
Completely out. • Keep flue vents and chimneys clear of debris and other blockages, including frost and snow. • Ensure furnace and water heater pipes are in good • A pilot light that keeps going out. Household Warning 3 Signs of CO • Blocked chimney opening
Nothing ruins a much-needed vacation faster than fretting about every little thing that could possibly go wrong back home. Will your prized tomatoes wither in the heat? What if a pipe bursts? And did you remember to lock the back door? Experts say planning ahead is the best way to protect your home
water heater. If it’s above 120 degrees turn it down! Now that’s a great way to keep water and money from going down the toilet! Look beyond the bathroom, too, signs to point out these water-saving actions. (Examples: Bubble Net
Solar water heater and obtained a couple land was going metric. The first units are those I specified. Those in brackets summer holiday we get hot water out of our taps without either having to dump a cylinder of cold water or heat it
Have these signs, heater may not be working properly. • DO NOT use this heater if any part has been under water. cylinder is disconnected and removed from the heater. Cylinders must be stored outdoors out of the reach of
Carefully plan the place where you are going to put the water heater. Correct combustion, vent action, and vent pipe instal- This will let air out of the water heater and the piping. 4. Check all water piping and connections for leaks. Repair as
going through the ignition cycle. Inspect all components inside the water heater cabinet for signs of excessive heat damage. heater. Wipe or blow out any water found in cabinet. Dry off leak sensor and restart unit.