Re: gas water heater: water temps decreasing
Posted by Terry Love on February 26, 19100 at 16:07:05:
In response to Re: gas water heater: water temps decreasing

: Recently as we shower the hot water seems to be turning a bit colder, but what I do is turn down the cold
: water tap down and the hot water then seems OK. But by the time the shower is completed the cold water
: tap is completely off an the hot water is still hot but not its usual scolding as it was before.
: The tank is probably 10-15 years old at least as it was in here when I purchased the house. It is a
: gas heated tank 50 gal. Help!!

It could be a high flow head, a long shower, or the dip tube in the water heater getting shorter. Terry

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