Tips for Calculating Wasted Water
Determine how much water could be saved in a home with these basic tips for calculating wasted water.
You can find out exactly how much water is being wasted in a home by going online and finding a drip calculator. Count the number of drips per minute then enter that number into the computer.
An easy way to determine if pipes are leaking is to shut down any possible leaking fixtures using the isolation stops or hose caps and then check the water meter for activity.
Tips on Removing and Replacing a Water Heater
Here are the basics on how to remove your old water heater and install a new one.
Tips on Replacing a Sagging Pipe Under the Floor
When dealing with extensive plumbing problems, it's important to consult a professional to ensure proper repairs and safety measures. But here are a few tips to help DIYers replace sagging pipes.
How to Install an Anti-Scald Valve
Stop sudden shower water temperature changes by installing an anti-scald valve in your shower.
Furnace Maintenance Tips
Home heating systems that aren't properly maintained may be less than 50 percent efficient. Learn more about the importance of periodic furnace maintenance.
10 Things You Must Know About Sprinklers
Here are 10 things you must know about installing sprinklers.
Tips for Maintaining a Furnace
Maintaining a furnace is an important part of taking care of your home. These tips and web extras provide information on the types of filters available and the best ways to keep a furnace in check.
The Basics of Air Conditioning
Shopping for a new HVAC system? Here are a few pointers to help you choose an air-conditioning unit based on efficiency, climate and noise.
Basic Pipe Tips
The plumbing system in your home is simpler than you might think. Find straightforward information about pipes, fittings and the fundamentals of plumbing repair.
Tips on Determining Hard Water
Too much of the same mineral will lead to hard water. Not only can the water smell and taste bad, it can also damage appliances. Here are a few tips to find out for sure if a home has hard water.
Plumbing and Cleaning Tips
Take a look at these helpful tips for those accomplishing those home DIY projects.
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