Upgrading Your Older Home: Factors To Consider When Adding An Air Conditioning System
4 May 2016
When you are the owner of an older home, built before central air conditioning was an option, there are likely many modern conveniences that you wish the home had. However, you may wonder if it is feasible or even possible to make any such changes in your home. If you are considering installing an air conditioning system in your older home, there are many factors that you should consider. Get to know more about the process of air conditioner in an older home so that you can better plan and prepare for your next big home upgrade.
Why Is Your Attic Fan Making So Much Noise?
4 May 2016
Attic fans are an essential fixture in the home to keep the air pleasant. It helps by moving the air out of the attic which ultimately will keep the home cooler during the hot summertime months. If the fan is producing a menacing noise because it has to run all day, it will require some inspection to fix the issues.
Bad ball bearings can be one of the issues involved, if the fan is making a lot of noise.
How To Test And Replace The Run Capacitor On A Central AC That Isn't Running
3 May 2016
Has your central air conditioner's condensing unit suddenly stopped running without any clear cause? If you have already checked to make sure the breaker or fuses haven't popped and that the thermostat is set correctly, the problem could be a failed run capacitor.
A capacitor is essentially a tiny helper part that carries an electrical charge. The run capacitor carries a charge to help ensure the compressor, which pumps out the gas refrigerant that cools the system, has a steady supply of electricity.
How To Get Jewelry Out Of A Bathtub Drain
2 May 2016
Losing something precious down a bathtub or shower drain is no fun, but the good news is that the item may not be gone forever. It's often possible to get it back if you act quickly. The following guide can help you with the process.
Shut off the water
Before doing anything else, turn off the tap. If the bathtub was full and draining, plug it and bail the water out into the sink or toilet.