What is a Tankless Water Heater?

How Does a Tankless Water Heater Work?

Whether you’re getting ready to take your morning shower, wash some dishes, or scrub your hands, you want your hot water to work.

For those wanting a fast and efficient water heater, a tankless option may be worth considering.

It can be hard to choose the right large appliance for your home with so many options available. Given the cost of such items, it’s a good idea to investigate the different kinds available before taking the plunge. This is true for water heaters.

The Best Air Conditioners of 2019: Buying Guide

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Please note: This article was updated May 28, 2019.

It’s that time of year again – flowers are in bloom, birds are chirping and the temperature is on the rise. Summer’s right around the corner and it may be time for you to start thinking about how you’ll cool your home during the upcoming hot, sunny months.

With so many different options to choose from, trying to figure out exactly which air conditioner to purchase can prove a daunting and overwhelming task. That’s why we at Total Home Supply have put together this comprehensive AC buying guide to help you identify what to look for when shopping for a new AC unit. Take a look at some of our top picks, then head on over to our website to shop and get free shipping on your order!

Air Conditioner TypeTop Product
Window ACFriedrich CP06G10B
Through-the-Wall ACGeneral Electric AJCQ12DCG
Most Efficient ACPanasonic XE12SKUA-1
Heating & Cooling ACLG LP153HDUC
Multi-Zone Mini Split ACLG LMU300HHV

More details on the top air conditioners of 2019 below.

How Long Do Gas Logs Last & Gas Log Replacement

So you have a gas log fireplace, and you absolutely love it. From the efficiency to the aesthetic, you feel as if your gas fireplace offers all the benefits of a real, wood-burning fireplace, without all the hassle. Life is good!

However, like any home appliance, gas fireplaces require routine maintenance. If you’re wondering do gas log wear out, the answer is yes. While you certainly won’t be replacing your gas logs as often as you would with real firewood, there comes a point in time where they’ll need to be swapped out with replacement gas logs. The good news is, when this happens, you don’t need to replace your entire fireplace setup. Swapping out just the logs can give your fireplace the reboot it needs both in terms of performance and aesthetic.

But how long do gas logs last? In this blog post, we’ll talk about when to replace gas fireplace logs and how to replace them when the time comes.

12 Common Heater Problems & How to Fix Them

Discovering that your furnace or heater is not working makes for an unpleasant surprise — especially if it happens the dead of winter.

11 Common Heating Problems

Unfortunately, all heaters and furnaces need to be replaced eventually, but the good news is that some heating problems can be fixed without having to purchase a whole new system. We’ll highlight some of the most common heater problems and identify the best solutions to fix them, whether it’s repair or replacement.

Guide to Panasonic Mini Split Systems

Guide to Panasonic mini split systems

For over 100 years, the Panasonic brand has been known for its electronics.

Panasonic is a multinational corporation that operates globally in over 140 countries. The Panasonic headquarters are located in Osaka, Japan, where the company was founded by Kōnosuke Matsushita in 1918.

With offerings in products ranging from home entertainment and beauty care to cameras and home appliances, people around the world outfit their homes and lifestyles with Panasonic. Among those houseware Panasonic HVAC products are its mini split units.

Panasonic is a great brand to consider checking into when adding mini split capabilities to your home, office, or other space. If you are in the market, why not go with a brand that you know and trust?