We all take running water for granted, but there are some simple steps that you can take to make sure the water that you use for drinking and washing is the best quality.
Domestic hot and cold water systems can provide an environment where Legionella bacteria can grow. This can cause Legionnaires’ Disease which is a potentially fatal form of pneumonia caused by inhalation of small droplets of contaminated water containing Legionella bacteria.
Simple control measures can help manage the risk of exposure to Legionella. These include:
If your hot water is not heating properly, or if your cold water is feeling very warm, then you should advise us by calling 0330 355 1000.
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