DIY Water Heater Testing and Repair
Heating elements on electric hot water heaters sometimes fail long before the water heater, but replacing them in a hot...
Makita’s Line of Cordless Pro Cleaning Tools
Everything you need to know about Makita's new line of cordless, pro-grade cleaning tools.
How to Extend Your Water Heater’s Lifespan
A little preventive maintenance keeps the hot water flowing and extends your water heater's lifespan.
DIY Water Heater Installation
When your water heater begins to leak, you have to install a new one fast.
How to Flush a Water Heater
Extend the life of your water heater: Learn how to drain water heater fluid and get your water heater running...
5 Highest-Paying States for Masonry Contractors
Take a look at the five states with the highest average professional masonry contractor salaries across the U.S.
How to Adjust Your Water Heater’s Temperature
Be safe—keep the water heater temperature setting at 120 degrees F.
This Mistake Can Launch Your Water Heater Through Your Roof
As water heats up, it expands with tremendous force—enough to fracture the tank and launch the water heater through the...
How to Test Your Water Heater Element
We've all been there - you get in the shower only to realize that you have no hot water.
How to Dispose of a Water Heater
The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, will show you how remove and dispose of a water heater.