What’s the Best Type of Water Heater?

What’s the best water heater and how much does it cost? It’s a question that we get asked all the time. The simple answer, it depends. Not what you wanted to hear? It is the truth though—a water heater replacement or upgrade can cost anywhere from $500 to $5,000. It all boils down to a […]

Guide to Selecting the Right Dishwasher

Finding the right dishwasher can be a daunting experience. Dishwashers come in many different sizes, types, capacities and the seemingly countless features are often tempting, but not essential. Considering that the average dishwasher will last about 9-12 years and the cost can vary from $200-$2,000, it’s important that you do your homework and evaluate, not […]

Energy & Water Efficient Washers

The average U.S. household washes about 400 loads of laundry per year, which adds up to thousands of gallons of water and a lot of energy. So it’s no wonder why those in the market for a new washer should be concerned with energy and water efficiency. The good news is that washers have come […]

How long do appliances last?

Appliances can cost a lot and knowing how long they last can be helpful in planning for the added expense of a replacement and determining if you’ll get your money’s worth out of them. More expensive appliances don’t necessarily last longer than their cheaper counterparts, but different features can affect the lifespan of your appliances. Here is […]

Why Hire a Professional Plumber?

Every father in-law in history is a plumbing and home repair expert, but hiring someone that isn’t a trained professional to work on your plumbing could cost you big in the long run. When it comes to repairing or updating your plumbing, installing a new hot water heater, replacing the garbage disposal, or running a […]

Go Green and Save Money by Upgrading Appliances

Looking to cut down your monthly utility bills and help the environment at the same time?  Fortunately, saving money and helping the environment often go hand-in-hand.  If you still have appliances made in the 1990s or earlier, it is probably time to consider replacing some of those old appliance, because appliance technology has come a […]