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Top 53 Water Heaters Projects

  1. 16. How to Winterize a Water Heater

    Learn how to prepare a home for the cold by winterizing the water heater and pressurizing the system.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  2. 17. How to Install a Recirculating System

    Learn how to install a re-circulating system to keep a continuous flow of water moving through a hot water heater out to the fixtures.

    Time:
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    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  3. 18. How to Build a Water Heater Surround

    Build a surround around an unsightly water heater with these instructions.

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    Cost:
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    Difficulty:
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  4. 19. How to Vent a New Flue

    Once a new flue has been installed the next step is to connect it to the water heater in the basement. The following steps show how to ...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  5. 20. Plumbing- Part 3 (04:52)

    Contractor Matt Blashaw learns just what goes into engineering a toilet.

  6. 21. Dazzling Bathroom Makeover (03:40)

    See how a 1970s bathroom was updated into a contemporary spa retreat.

  7. 22. How To Install a Water-Heater Timer

    Save money on electric bills with a water-heater timer, which enables you to set specific on and off times for water-heater operation.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  8. 23. How to Install a New Water Heater

    Learn how to remove an old water heater, install a new one and hook it into the pipes with these basic steps from plumbing experts.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  9. 24. Water Heater Maintenance Tips

    DIY Network host Ed Del Grande offers tips on keeping you water heater in tip-top shape.

  10. 25. State-of-the-Art Showers (02:43)

    See the latest bath innovations, from shower heads to custom seating.

  11. 26. Energy Efficient Home (04:22)

    Take a look inside one of the most energy-efficient homes in the country.

  12. 27. How to Fix a Water Heater Gas Leak

    Flexible brass gas lines on water heaters have a high failure rate and immediate correction is a crucial safety measure. Here are a few...

    Time:
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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  13. 28. Installing a Gas Water Heater (00:01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics for installing a gas hot water heater.

  14. 29. How to Install a Point-of-Use Water Heater

    A point-of-use system is a system that you install where you are going to use it -- like the kitchen for instant hot water for soups an...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  15. 30. How to Replace a Heating Element

    If a water heater no longer puts out hot water, the heating element may need replacing. Learn how to replace a heating element with the...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy

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