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Moving Gas Hot Water Heater

Posted by pete_the_stick (My Page) on
Fri, May 27, 11 at 1:56

Hi all, I am remodelling the kitchen and need to remove a wall to give more space, unfortunately my 40 gallon gas hot water heater will need to be moved.

can I build a 32inch square enclosure in my porch and move it outside?

Also the roof of the porch is metal so rather than make a big hole in it can I take the exhaust flu out the side of the porch via a 90 degree bend and cap it outside rather than through the roof?

All help with code will be greatful

Regards

Alan


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RE: Moving Gas Hot Water Heater

Without knowing you location (the USA is pretty big) there is no way to asses the possibility of freezing damaging the water heater or lines.


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