12:19PM | 06/02/04
Member Since: 03/16/04
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You never realize how little you know until you buy a house.

We have tons of hot water when we shower, however after about 7 minutes the water pressure drops and the hot water diminishes, then after about another minute or two it comes back. That's weird thing #1.

Second: When in the shower, if the basement bathroom toilet is flushed, you lose hot water in the shower, however I checked the toilet tank and it is filling with cold water. What is happening to my hot water?

amy robbin

plumber Tom

03:46AM | 06/03/04
Member Since: 05/10/03
810 lifetime posts
Is the HWH gas or electric? if electric only 1 element may be functioning.


10:48AM | 06/03/04
Member Since: 03/16/04
8 lifetime posts
Now I feel really dopey! I don't know what heats it! We have oil heat...

amy robbin


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