Flushing the water lines inside your home can help maintain water quality. Flushing is easy - either follow the steps below or watch our short video for an animated tutorial.
- Run cold water from the highest point in your home, which is typically a bathroom/bathtub faucet. Allow a strong stream of cold water to run for a minimum of five minutes.
- Flushing a toilet twice or running a shower or bath will flush your lines.
- Allow the cold water line to run for a minimum of five minutes before using the water for cooking or drinking.
- If work is performed on your outdoor water lines