Posts Tagged 'water'

Going green with greywater

Another major drought is predicted for parts of California and the American Southwest this summer. Local edicts will go into effect regarding watering the lawn and landscaping or washing your [...]

Greywater and greening the home

Another major drought is predicted for parts of California and the American Southwest this summer. Local edicts will go into effect regarding watering the lawn and landscaping or washing your [...]

An Easy Plumbing Fix

This week, where I live in the foothills of Northern California, we're expected to sequence through five storms, bringing a foot of rain over the next week. That means it's [...]

On-Demand Hot Water Systems: Are We Ready?

Years ago I was visiting a friend in Tokyo and was astonished that she took water from the tap for tea, and it was too hot to drink. This was [...]

Water Heater Basics

I can't think of anything worse in the morning than having to take a cold shower. But having a rotten egg smell in your shower water from a decayed anode [...]