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Homes equipped with apressure switchcan be adjusted to increase water flow. If you have a well and a pressure tank, note the pressure on the pressure gauge above the pressure relay switch. Turn off the power to the switch, remove the cover and adjust the plastic nut clockwise to increase pressure.

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