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Do-It-Yourself Furnace Maintenance

Your furnace needs the proper maintenance to keep it running efficiently and to help ensure it lasts as long as it is designed to. However, hiring a professional to clean, oil and maintain this appliance can get costly. My name is Jeff and like many of you, I live on a very tight budget. I spent a lot of time researching various type of maintenance that I could do on my furnace myself to get it the maintenance it needed at a price that I could live with. I created this website to share my knowledge and experiences with others who wish to save some money on their furnace maintenance needs. I hope this proves helpful to you.

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Common Shower and Tub Problems

If you stay in your house long enough, you'll eventually develop problems with your shower or bathtub. You likely use the shower regularly, so occasional problems are expected. Indeed, homeowners often call plumbers specifically because their shower or bathtub is not acting the way it should.  Below are some of the common problems that have plumbers visiting homes. 1. Noisy Shower Valve The shower valve controls the water's flow and temperature. Read More 

Helpful Services Commercial HVAC Technicians Can Offer To Property Owners

If you have a commercial building, it's important to take care of the AC unit. Otherwise, it will break down regularly and subsequently cost you a lot of money. You don't have to worry that much when you hire a commercial HVAC technician, who can provide the following services today. Duct Cleaning The air ducts in your commercial building can sometimes get too dirty, to the point where your AC unit can no longer work efficiently. Read More 

Evaporator Coil Issues That Can Affect Your AC’s Functions

The evaporator coil is one of the critical components of the air conditioner (AC). The evaporator blows cool air over hot refrigerant to facilitate heat exchange and cool the air. Thus, problems with the coil can grind your AC's functions to a halt. Below are some issues that can prevent the coil from performing at capacity. Clogged Coil Too much dirt over the evaporator coil can cause multiple problems. Here are some of those problems. Read More 

Common Causes Of A Smoking Outlet

A smoking electrical outlet is a serious matter that you don't want to ignore. Outlets should never function in this manner, so smoke is an indication that something is wrong. Discover some of the factors that could be at play. Electrical Overload An outlet is only designed to accommodate a certain amount of electricity, measured in amps. When the devices plugged into the outlet exceed this threshold, it causes the outlet to overload and heat, which can lead to the smoke you see or even a fire. Read More 

Garages And Mold: A Homeowner’s Guide

Although you may be vigilant when it comes to controlling mold in your home, there may be one place where it is overlooked — the garage. Whether you have an attached or free-standing garage, mold can often go unnoticed until the problem is severe. This is in part because most people spend minimal time in their garage. Garages also may not have good ventilation or airflow, especially if they aren't on the home's HVAC system. Read More