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What you'll find on this page: Friendly reminders on things you should be doing for your water heater.

Air screens on the side of a gas water heater

This month's tip is something most people wouldn't think of. It's simple: if you have a gas water heater, dust the lower sides and bottom once a month. There are air screens there. If they get too clogged with dust or lint, the heater's FVIR system will trigger and you'll get a cold shower.