An essential handbook for the urban homesteading movement showing readers how to grow their own food, raise city chickens, gain energy independence and more. Illustrations, tips, anecdotes, and projects are designed to help urban households become more self-sufficient and sustainable.The next step is wrapping your water heater in a insulating blanket. lnsulating kits can be purchased at your hardware store for ... That gurgling sound you might hear after taking a shower is the result of sediment from your municipal water supply that builds up in the bottom of the tank. ... We recommend draining your water heater once a year, but some plumbing experts suggest doing it more often .
|Title||:||The Urban Homestead|
|Author||:||Kelly Coyne, Erik Knutzen|
|Publisher||:||Process - 2008|