Originally Posted By: apeden
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Today I inspected a house with the water heater in the crawlspace. It was an electric model and it was setting right on the dirt floor. This was a new construction home and the builder was on site. When I asked him about the W/H setting on the dirt floor he said “that the plumber he used said it was alright and that he does it that way all the time.”
Am I mistaken or is it OK for a water heater to set right on the dirt floor?
I need some input! I want to make sure I tell my clients that right information. ![nachi_sarcasm.gif](upload://6HQh6KbNiD73gqTNQInjrR2zeJw.gif)