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Water - More Technical Detail

It is difficult to be specific about the water supply to the block because:

All we can do in the abstract is to try to explain how it works. There are many types of water:

This is made more complicated if the flat had a gas supply in the past: those pipes are now decommissioned but are still there and often run in the same spaces as the water pipes. There may also be vent pipes for the hot water system: this is an empty pipe that takes hot water away safely if it overflows. This may vent into the top of the cold water tank, or out onto the balcony.

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