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kornva

11:59AM | 08/11/06
Member Since: 08/10/06
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I have a new home with a 80 gal electric water heater in an unheated attic area. I go away for 4 or 5 months in the winter, can I turn the Wh off ? Do I have to drain it? Should I leave it on and turn the elemits down very low? What can I do??

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Sylvan

08:21AM | 08/12/06
Member Since: 01/24/06
1512 lifetime posts
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I would make sure the electric to the heater is off and it is totally drained as well as the rest of the home (unless you have a boiler that has to have water supply constantly on.
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