Originally Posted by BuckeyeChuck
I have not drained the tank this year. I will try draining and flushing the water heater then do the bleach sanitizing step.
A "normal" sanitization treatment may not do it if you already have a bacteria problem. You may need a heavy dose of bleach (double the normal amount) to kill everything for sure. (Like shocking a pool).
Here are some tips for using bleach and one for using "DChlor" pool shock.
I also included my winterizing checklist.
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