Tankless Water Heater installations shall comply with all of the provisions as required by the current California Plumbing Code (CPC) Attic access shall not be located in a bedroom or bathroom, except access may be through a walk-in closet.
Water Heater Replacement INFORMATION GUIDELINE January 2005 Every attic, roof, mezzanine, or platform more than 8 feet above the ground or floor level shall be made accessible by a stairway or ladder permanently fastened to the building.
Hood dilution air and general ventilation of the air space around the water heater. As the air space in the attic is heated, and without a constant and adequate fresh air source, the pilot flame on the water heater will ‘suffocate’ and
attic. Pool water is diverted to the heat exchanger when temperatures in the attic are 20 degrees warmer than the pool temperature. The fan draws hot air from Solar Attic Pool Heater Overview Author: Unknown Created Date:
TECHNICAL SERVICE DEPARTMENT Technical Service Bulletin 1-800-432-8373 Basic Venting of Gas Fired Water Heaters and the XR 90 Fan Assist Water Heater
• Water heaters installed in attics, attic-ceiling assembly, floor-ceiling assembly, or floor-subfloor assembly Water heater installations must comply with all applicable mandatory measures of the California Energy Code.
Tank Water Heater – A plumbing permit shall be obtained at the City of Union City’s Building Division, no plans are required. Attic Location: Permanent ladder or stairs required. 24”inch walkway required. 30” access door.
As the water heater in most new homes has been banished to the garage, needs of the heater, an attic or kitchen fan that exhaust air out of the structure without bringing in its own makeup air, or combustion air shared by two or more gas
water heater in an attic or upper floor. When such locations cannot be avoided, a suitable drain pan should be installed under the water heater. Drain pans are available from your local plumbing contractor. Such a
More fresh air to the water heater. Attic fans, soffit vents and special fresh air intakes to the water heater may help. This problem usually will go away once the weather cools. TECHNICAL SERVICE DEPARTMENT Technical Service Bulletin 1-800-432-8373
Install the water heater in an attic or upper floor. When such locations cannot be avoided, a suitable drain pan should be installed under the water heater. Drain pans are available at your local hardware store.
TECHNICAL SERVICE DEPARTMENT Technical Service Bulletin 1-800-432-8373 Attic Ventilation and Pilot Outage in Gas Water Heaters Technical Competence, Product Confidence
Offers adequate attic access, EPA recommends that the builder consult with a certified solar energy area, located adjacent to the home’s hot water heater, should be designated and clearly labeled as an RERH component