What kind of sounds can hot water make when expanding through piping?

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loud bangs that are really annoying
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What is wrong when pipes make sound as you turn on the water?

\n Answer \n. \nMost likely your water pressure is too high, and the water flow is causing water hammer on your pipes at the turns. To alleviate this, you can lower your

Why does metal make noise when it expands or contracts for example hot-water pipes or an iron?

it makes noise because its trying to expand which don't make sence i know but if u take a straitner and you turn it up as hot as u can which on mine is 360 and u turn it off t
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What do you do if your hot water pipes freeze?

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How do you pipe recirculating hot water?

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