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How good is your home heating system? Does it warm up the whole house on a cold day? Does it cost more than you think it should to get enough heat in the winter? Are you thinking about switching to an alternative heating system? Do you want to upgrade to a newer heating system? I started this blog to talk about the different alternatives for heating your home. Find out when it’s time to upgrade your heating unit and when you can make modifications or repairs to your old unit to improve its efficiency or keep it going a while longer. Also, check out the pros and cons of different alternative heating options from geothermal units to pellet stoves. Your home heating answers are here!

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  • Clean Your Well's Submersible Pump And Filter

    25 June 2017

    If you recently moved to a cabin in the woods where a well supplies your water and you have noticed that the water pressure in your residence is lower than normal, the well pump may be clogged. The following steps describe how to clean a submersible well pump and filter to restore the components to their original condition. Materials cordless drill large bucket water hose adjustable nozzle detergent white vinegar chlorine bleach tube scrub brush scouring pad replacement filter Remove The Pump And Clean Its Interior And Exterior

  • 4 Set-Up Steps That Will Ensure That Your CD Welds Are Set Up Correctly

    1 February 2017

    CD welds can produce a really high quality weld if you set up your equipment properly. Here are the four steps you should take to ensure that your CD stud welding equipment and area is set up properly. #1 Check Your Ground The first thing you should do is check your ground. When your ground is not set up properly, energy will be lost on the way to your weld and your weld will not be as strong as it should be.

  • Should You Buy or Build Your Next Home?

    9 January 2017

    Having a new house built can be exciting and fun. After finding the lot to put it on,  you need to decide whether you want a project home or a custom home. There are benefits to each type of home and in general, they will cost about the same to have built, in some cases, they can cost less. Here are some of the differences that might make a difference in your decision.

  • A New Bathtub Refinish Can Protect A Family From Lead Poisoning

    3 January 2017

    Lead poisoning is a problem that affected millions of Americans before lead was banned from use in commercial products. Unfortunately there's a chance that an older bathtub could contain a lead-based finish. Thankfully a new bathtub finish can protect a family from this danger until they can afford a new bathtub. Yes, Lead Exists In Older Bathtubs In bathtubs made before the dangers of lead were fully understood (before the 1980s), there is a chance that its finish contains lead.

  • 3 Tips to Avoid the Waste of Materials During Welding

    3 January 2017

    Welding, although essential, can also be costly. One thing that can drive up the cost of welding within your business is the waste of gas and materials. Luckily, though, there are ways that you can cut down on this waste. Try these tips if you'd like to avoid the waste of materials during welding. 1. Install a Gas Turbine on Your Welding Equipment Have you installed a gas turbine on your welding machines yet?