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Insulating your hot water pipes will reduce water heat loss on the way to your faucets by up to 5 degrees F, will reduce the wasted heating at your water heater, and make hot water more readily available when you turn on your faucets.
What You Need to Do
Step 1Purchase and fit insulation for your hot water pipes.
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