How to Insulate a Hot Water Heater [Electric]

How to install a reflective foil insulation blanket on an electric hot water heater.

Before you install the blanket check your water temperature setting.

My water heater factory setting was 140 F (60 C)

The recommended setting so you don’t get scald is 125 F (52 C)

Water heater Blanket 50-60 Gallon 40 Gallon

Aluminum Foil Tape

Building the Ron Paulk Workbench - Part 2 - Torsion Box Top

I finished editing part 2 of my workbench build series.

Part 1:
You can watch part 1 of the series “All about the Base” here: CUTLIST Video: To get the most out of a sheet of plywood I use a free program called Cutlist. Cutlist allows me to optimize the layout of parts on sheet materials. I made a video about Cutlist here:

Watch the entire playlist here:

How to Make a Picture Hanging Tool

Have you ever had to readjust a picture hook to get your work of art in the right place?  Then you need to watch this video.  Get the perfect hook placement without buying an expensive tool.  I think the picture hanging tools for sale cost too much for being a piece of plastic.  Don't get me started on high tech laser levels to hang picture frames.

Why buy one of these fancy picutre hanging tools:

When you can make your own?