It smells like sulfur and tastes foul as it sits in the pipes inside. If it's being used frequently it's fine. But the hot water isn't used much and it's horrible.
Does a low radon air reading necessarily = low radon in well water?
Posted by Steve Bull Jan. 4, 2020 Radon in Homes - Mitigation 5 responses
Should you seal all rods and penetrations for a radon barrier?
Posted by D H Dec. 25, 2020 Healthy indoor air quality 1 response
Which is best between well water vs rain water harvesting?
Posted by dean c April 24, 2020 Rainwater harvesting 1 response
I have chronic illness from the air quality of my home, can you help determine if I need to replace the HVAC system?
Posted by Niki Harrison Sept. 6, 2019 HRV and ERV 4 responses
Should I install two small electric hot water heaters - or one big one?
Posted by Shaun B June 28, 2019 Hot water 2 responses
Is it common to insulate the Plumbing lines for modern buildings?
Posted by Babak K July 17, 2020 Plumbing and water heaters 2 responses
Do you have any tips to unclog a sink with standing water?
Posted by Laura Tom Jan. 7, 2019 Plumbing and water heaters 1 response
How do you fix radon and water infiltration in a dry stone foundation?
Posted by john flannery July 14, 2020 Foundation and basement improvements 5 responses
Should I be considering 66 or 80 gallon heat pump water heater?
Posted by Greg Anderson Dec. 19, 2018 Plumbing and water heaters 1 response
Is it not structurally dangerous to smash a concrete floor for a drain?
Posted by t b March 2, 2021 Waterproofing and drainage 2 responses
Is sealing basement concrete floor against radon a good idea?
Posted by Tim Hanrahan Sept. 18, 2020 Radon in Homes - Mitigation 3 responses
What does it take to get a water heater air-conditioner and heater mini-split?
Posted by Réal Paquin May 28, 2020 Heat pumps, geothermal and AC 1 response
How do you install grey water recycling in a tiny house?
Posted by Grace Schock June 21, 2018 Plumbing and water heaters 1 response
What do I in my basement where new insulation meets old?
Posted by Steve J July 20, 2019 Basements improvements 2 responses
What is the best way to insulate the basement of an old house?
Posted by Bryan Squirrell Jan. 14, 2020 Basements improvements 1 response
How does one retrofit or wrap an existing home with straw bale?
Posted by M. J. Dec. 21, 2021 Wall assemblies - renovation 2 responses
Should I replace my geothermal system with a gas boiler?
Posted by Lawrence Brusnyk Oct. 31, 2018 Heat pumps, geothermal and AC 1 response
How do you install your own DIY radon mitigation system?
Posted by Ariel Fridman Jan. 27, 2020 Radon in Homes - Mitigation 1 response
How do you re-do the insulation on a old cabin from the outside?
Posted by Raphael Couture Sept. 14, 2020 Wall assemblies - renovation 3 responses
What is the optimal setup for mechanical systems for slab on grade?
Posted by Dave Nuttall July 6, 2019 Mechanical systems 1 response
How do you remove water droplets from under a crawl space vapor barrier?
Posted by Paul Racioppo Feb. 7, 2020 Crawl spaces 3 responses
Why do I have condensation on my ceiling and how do I fix it?
Posted by bruce chambers Nov. 5, 2021 Walls and Roofs 5 responses