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Converting to a Tankless Water Heater

By | 2017-07-29T16:25:48+00:00 June 17th, 2017|Home Maintenance, Home Reference, How to|

New Rheem tankless water heater made by Paloma In this article we will cover the process, parts, materials and tools needed to install a tankless (a.k.a. on-demand) water heater. In this case, we will be replacing an older 50-gallon electric tank type water heater with a new, high efficiency, gas fired, tankless unit. [...]

Healthy Housing Reference Manual

By | 2017-08-05T16:26:28+00:00 June 17th, 2017|Home Maintenance, Home Reference, Home Safety|

The Healthy Housing Reference Manual, published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, addresses many common home health and safety issues. It is a free document available here for viewing or download in a pdf format (Hint: Download and open in Acrobat Reader for active Table-of-Content links which make the document much more readable). [...]