Plumbing, Electrical

Apr 20 2018

Extreme heat and humidity can drive moisture deep into framing cavities which can cause mold, rot, and structural damage

Apr 3 2018

Your electrician can make the insulation work better and easier to install


Oct 2 2017

Q: How many holes will Matt cut before finding the leak?

A: As many as it takes!

Apr 17 2017

Keep mechanical equipment within the envelope to improve the quality of houses and homes

Feb 18 2017

Sometimes a cowboy is better off with a mule...


Jan 17 2017

The first in a series of 'Basics' videos on residential electricity. This one is on receptacles.

Sep 7 2016

A flexible drill bit you can knock together in your shop


Apr 20 2016

Like kitchen & bath remodels, it involves plumbing, ventilation, electrical upgrades, waterproofing, and building inspectors


Feb 4 2016

Calcium carbonate builds up in the bottom of the water tank and reflects the heat back against the glass lining. This reduces the efficiency of the heater and shortens its life.

Jan 14 2016

Why a touch faucet is a great addition to any home and why it should be part of every house you build or remodel.

Jan 7 2016

You don’t need much hot water in the tropics, but just in case, don’t adjust the nozzle, there’s no inline GFI breaker!

Nov 30 2015

[Super efficient tank heater] + [heat pump water heater] = A lot more than 1 + 1

Sep 24 2015

New energy codes are coming (very) soon; many states are jumping straight to the most aggressive one

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