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How do you flush a hot water pipe?

The hot water heating system's thermostat can be turned off. Gas can be turned off for hot water. ... The cold water supply needs to be turned off. ... The hot water should be turned on in the sink or tub. The Pressure Relief Valve needs to be opened. Garden hose needs to be connected to Drainage Spigot. ... Turn on the drain. ... There was a flush.

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