How to get a hot shower?
Types of showers and toilets.
Bathrooms and shower pictures from around the world.
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|See the electrical wires going to the water head. The electricity must be turned on, to have hot water.|
|This is a gas system, that works the same. This was taken at the Grand Hotel Quito, in Ecuador. It works the same as the electrical type. But is much hotter.|
|Place picture of HOT WATER TANK HERE||If you are in a hotel, where they
have a hot water tank, that holds about 30-60 gallons of water.
Turn on water
Left handle is usually the hot,
|PLACE PICTURE OF BLACK PLASTIC HOLDING TANK HERE||If you are at the beach, in a
tropical area, the only way maybe to get a hot shower is to wait till about 3 O:clock in
the afternoon, when the tank is hot.
Do not take showers first thing in the morning.
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In tropical areas, where they do not have hot water, if you take a shower in the afternoon AFTER the TANK on the roof warms up, it could be warm.
If they have a hot water tank. i.e. Gas, or Electricity. It must be turned on, or the gas must be on. If it is a gas one, you can hear the flame.
If there is a hot water tank, you may have to wait up to 10 minutes for the water to reach from the tank.
If you take a shower first when there is only one tank to heat the water, you could get a shower before they run out of hot water.
It usually takes about 20 minutes at least to reheat the water, after a tank has been depleted of water.