Sunday, February 01, 2009

Answers to "How Long Does That Last?"

Did you know that dryers have a life expectancy of 10-25 years? Or that it costs $7,500-10,000 to convert a hot water boiler heater to a forced air furnace?

The Pillar To Post website offers a great tool showing the estimated life of appliances and major systems and components in a home. They also estimate the cost of replacing them, as well as the cost of home repairs.

Once you have the page open, click on the left-hand side to "Expand All" so you can view the details...Did you know metal roofs last 60 years?