Warning: Do This NOW To Prevent A Fire In Your Clothes Dryer!


Did you know that 15,000 fires a year start in the clothes dryer? Believe it or not, one of the biggest fire hazards in your home is your clothes dryer. (video) Most people think that all you have to do to prevent a fire starting in your clothes dryer is to clean the lint trap after each load, but there are actually several other things you can and should do to prevent a fire starting in your dryer. Here are 6 things you should do in order to prevent a fire from starting in your … [Read more...]

How To Drain A Water Heater (…And Fill It Too)

It's a good idea to drain your water heater once or twice a year because sediment -- which is comprised of sand, and other minerals -- can collect in your water heater.When this happens, you have less hot water available, and your water heater will be less efficient. Here is how to drain and fill your water heater... … [Read more...]

How To Insulate Your Water Heater

Did you know that many people are increasing their energy bills simply because they haven't insulated their water heater? Well, it's true. Your water heater keeps 20 to 60 gallons of water hot (depending on the make and model) -- whether you are there to use it or not. Then, when you do use some of it up, it takes even more power to heat the cold water up to the proper temperature in order to replace the hot water that you used. However, there is one thing you can do to help save on your energy … [Read more...]

Need A Repair Manual? Are You Looking For An Owners Manual? Or Replacement Parts?

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Where's help when you need it? Good news! I've found that you can usually locate the manual you need online, and I've saved you all the legwork by including the best sites with repair manuals and parts right here. If you need a repair manual or owners manual┬ástart here: Users Manual Guide -- Odds are, you can find virtually any user manual here. Manuals Online -- Search over 300,000 user manuals and over 5,000 different brands. iFixit Repair Guides -- See how to fix almost … [Read more...]