Childproofing Your Bathroom and Preventing Hot Water Scalds

There really is a setting on your water heater than can ensure that your family is not burned by tap water from the faucets.  Kids love water, and they love to play in it.  Unfortunately they do not have the ability to gauge temperature and are easily scalded by hot liquids.  Hot tap water actually accounts for about a quarter of all scald burns, but causes more deaths and hospitalizations than any other hot liquid.

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