Category Archives for "Home Improvement"

Water Heater Life Expectancy: How Long Will Mine Last?

Unfortunately, water heaters don't last forever, as much as we want them to. Higher quality water heaters last for a longer time than others, but ultimately, all heaters need to be replaced before they start producing much bigger problems (like leaks and water bursts). Thus, in this article, I'll be answering this question for you: how long does a water heater last?

Guest Post: Choosing a Home Heater to Suit Your Property

Selecting a heater for your home does not exactly mean you are increasing your family’s expenses. According to the Department of Energy in the United States, heating and cooling are major energy consumers of households, but you could still find ways to save costs by prudent shopping. One point to consider is the availability of more eco-friendly heating systems.

Furnace Won’t Turn On | How To Troubleshoot A Not Working Furnace

A furnace is one of the principal components in our home. Needless to say, when a furnace stops working or is malfunctioning, you will notice right away (cold feet, anyone?). When this problem arises, the first impulse is to call in a repairman to fix whatever is wrong with your furnace.

But what if I tell you that you can save a few hundred dollars on professional help by fixing the problem yourself? Well, in this article, we’ll be tackling how to troubleshoot a furnace that won’t turn on.