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Top 55 Water Heaters Projects

  1. 31. Build a Water Heater Enclosure (01:00)

    Here's a Garage Mahal quick tip on building a water heater enclosure.

  2. 32. How to Install an Outdoor Shower

    Ed Del Grande from Ed the Plumber, demonstrates how to install an outdoor shower complete with a solar water heater.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  3. 33. How to Replace a Flue

    A backdraft in this homeowner's flue is sending deadly gases into the home. Learn how to remove and replace a faulty flue and secure th...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  4. 34. Instant Hot Water (03:01)

    A look at an appliance that provides instant hot water.

  5. 35. How to Replace a Gas Water Heater

    Replacing a gas water heater is a fairly basic plumbing project, but there are several dangers involved when dealing with natural gas. ...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  6. 36. How to Remove a Hot-Water Heater

    A traditional water heater will last 10 to 20 years, but it won't last forever. Paul Ryan demonstrates how to remove an old water heate...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  7. 37. International Builders Show (01:05)

    At the IBS in Vegas, Amy looks at an energy-saving water heater heat pump.

  8. 38. How to Insulate an Outdoor Water Heater

    These steps demonstrate how to separate and insulate an outdoor water heater and its pipes in order to prevent a bulge in the adjacent ...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  9. 39. Casino Garage (04:22)

    The neighborhood gets a Vegas vibe, thanks to the Hayners' casino garage.

  10. 40. Water Safety Valve (01:03)

    Water-heater safety valves release pressure to help prevent explosions.

  11. 41. Installing a Tankless Water Heater

    Looking for a way to save energy? Get rid of your old hot water heater and replace it with a tankless one.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  12. 42. 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
  13. 43. How To Install an Anti-Sweat Valve

    An anti-sweat valve is a component that mixes the hot and cold water, keeping the water tank from sweating. Learn how to install one he...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  14. 44. Tips on Removing and Replacing a Water Heater

    DIY Network offers the basics on how to remove your old water heater and install a new one.

  15. 45. How to Upgrade a Water Heater

    Learn how to upgrade a water heater and install a damming system to catch the water without having to drain the tank.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard

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