Water heater busted? Get one free. We just did.
I found out that if you are SWITCHING from gas to electric or vice versa-you can get a free water heater from Alabama Power or Alagasco!!! (This does NOT cover the cost of installation.) Alabama Power will give you a free electric water heater if you're ...
Make a Solar Water Heater for Under $5
Instructables user, TheNaib, has written a tutorial on how to create a solar thermal water heater for under five dollars ... parts like the coolant grill from a refrigerator. If you do try this out, be warned that it can really heat up water quickly ...
How to Determine if a Water Heater Backdrafts
An atmospherically vented water heater is a type with a draft hood, which relies on gravity to get the exhaust gases out of the ... heater tank, you're basically watching the water heater backdraft. The photo below shows moisture, rust, and melted plastic ...
Periodic flushing helps water heater
You may have heard that you should drain and flush your water heater periodically, but you might be wondering why you need to do that ... in the top of a can to get it to drain. Be careful of hot water or even steam coming out of the end of the pressure ...
Tankless water heaters: pros and cons
So many things that I used to take for granted – water, for instance, both hot in the house and cold out in the pond – I ... And a tankless water heater's burner might not ignite when you try to get just a trickle of hot water for, say, shaving.