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  • How to Replace a Water Heater Thermocouple

    A hot water heater that doesn't heat might just need a new thermocouple. Learn how to replace this inexpensive part and keep your hot water…

  • Water Heater Installation

    Worn out water heaters leak, waste energy and can literally leave you cold. This article will show you how to install a new gas or electric…

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  • How to Repair or Replace Defective Water Heater Dip Tubes

    Faulty dip tubes in water heaters made between 1993 and 1997 may cause hot water problems and clogging at faucets. This article tells you how to…

  • How to Adjust Hot Water Heater Temperature

    Learn a surefire method for finding the right setting on the hot water heater dial—cool enough to avoid accidental burns, but hot enough…

  • How to Fix a Water Heater Pilot Light

    If your hot water heater suddenly stops working, chances are a bad thermocouple has shut off the gas to the pilot light. Replacement is an easy…

  • How to Install a Hot Water Heater

    When your water heater begins to leak, you have to replace it fast. We'll show you how to install your own gas water heater in less than a day.…

  • Get a Smart Water Heater

    You can flip a breaker to turn off your electric water heater when you leave your cabin or vacation home. That’ll save energy. But then you…

  • Fix a Leaking Water Heater

    Fix common leaks from a temperature and pressure relief valve or a water heater drain valve by checking temperature settings and mineral…

  • DIY Hot Water Heater Repair

    Heating elements on electric hot water heaters sometimes fail long before the water heater, but replacing them in a hot water heater is an easy…

  • How to Install a Power-Vented Water Heater

    Reduce high electric bills by replacing an electric water heater with a natural gas or propane heater, then reduce installation costs by…

  • Extend Water Heater Life

    Extend the life of your water heater tank and maintain your water heater's efficiency and safety with a few minutes of basic maintenance…

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