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Laundry Rooms

Eighty percent of household water leaks are the result of malfunctions with plumbing and major appliances.  While homeowners often blame heavy rain and thunderstorms for leaks, according to one claims data, damage from a household leak costs policyholders $7,500 on average.

Early detection...

Tank

Replacing a hot water heater isn't usually on a homeowner's improvement radar. You turn the tap, you get hot water, and you don’t give it a second thought. But have you checked your hot water heater lately? Doing so can help avoid hot water heater problems.

First off, it's important to know...

Exterior Remodeling

Reducing home heating costs is an obviously energy efficient way to save money. But according to experts, heating your home will be more costly this year.  Heating bills will rise 20 percent for heating oil customers, 15 percent for natural gas customers, 13 percent for propane customers and 5...

Energy Efficient Electric Hot Water Heater

Efficient hot water heating is now possible thanks to GE's new hybrid solution. As the Department of Energy unveils new Energy Star standards for residential water heaters, GE presents the first super-efficient solution with its Hybrid Electric Water Heater.

Keeping showers and baths warm and...

Central Air Conditioners

Saving energy doesn't always involve making an expensive improvement to your home.  Sometimes the little things you do day to day can make the biggest energy saving difference.  Here are several cheap to free tips to save energy in your home, courtesy of the folks at the Department of Energy...

Green Home, Saving Energy

Nothing’s worse on a chilly morning than an unexpectedly cold shower, and there’s no greener, smarter way to prevent such a rude awakening than with a tankless hot water heater. A great solution for delivering cost-effective hot water to your home, a tankless hot water heater is energy...