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What is a good temp for water heater?

The Department of Energy recommends that the hot water heater be adjusted to 120 degrees Fahrenheit for most people, but if you have not set the temperature in the hot water heater, it is likely to be adjusted to 140 degrees, which is the standard established by most producers.

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