Category archive: Random Stuff

How to visually tell the difference between the Apple iPhone 3G and 3GS?

How to tell the difference between 3G and 3GS

I have actually done this Google search before..  How to tell the difference between the iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS? #2 in the search results are mis-informed, they say turn on the iPhone and look for the Compass app or see if it shoots video, etc.  While this is an easy way to determine if…

Replacement of A.O. Smith Water Heater Gas Control Valve

New control cable and control valve

We have owned our A.O. Smith gas water heater for almost 6 years, which was reaching the end of its warranty from the manufacturer. Over the past six months or so we’ve been having problems with the hot water heater turning off at random, which was later contributed someone or something bumping the wire to the control…

Spring cleaning!

Over the next week or so, I will be (hopefully) finishing all the posts I have started, and never finished.  So look forward to seeing some great articles from hot water heater maintenance to my new car!