I live in Norway. I recently got my own apartment and are not fullt awere of things to do before leaving. Im now away from my apartment for 2 weeks during winter and ... See more
I have been battling hvac problems for awhile. I live in an all electric home. I have a heat pump with back up emergency heat. The system is all in the ceiling (via s... See more
My house does not have air-conditioning. Portable, electric fans don't always do much, just circulate hot air. Is there any kind of fan or system, short of $15K insta... See more
How can one determine if cast iron plumbing water pipes are deteriorating Home was built in 1968 and have city water and sewer have noted discoloration of water City... See more
Is there much difference in cost between setting the thermostat at 68 degrees and 70 degrees?
Just had my central air replaced but this new one doesn't seem to work properly. When it is in the cooling operation, it goes "on and on" blowing hard (at least for ... See more
When I bought the house I didn’t notice that the retur vent for the air conditioner was installed in one of the bedroom. This set up doesn‘t allow the air to flo... See more
I know this is not a DIY project but does anyone know if there is a furnace that can be place in a crawlspace? My crawlspace is 3 feet deep.
Does anyone have or know of a homemade recipe for a product like "Damp Rid"?thank you!
One room upstairs gets great heat flow and the other 3 not. How do we adjust the ducts so that all rooms gets heat. Thank you so much. Merry Christmas.
When does it make sense to take preventive measures and replace things like a hot water heater that is working fine but has outlived its expected life expectancy by a... See more
Bedroom on the back corner near the woody area. Better when sun is up. Eventhough it does get much sun
How do you install a whole house fan in such a way that you can still talk, watch tv, etc. I have a small second floor single room for watching tv, but a whole house... See more
My Home AC/Heat pump compressor fan is on all the time. Even when I turn off the AC at the thermostat. Is that suppose to happen?
I need help. My back door neighbor heats with a wood stove all winter. They are downhill from me. Almost all their smoke makes its way into my house, causing heada... See more
We installed ventless gas logs last winter. During the summer we turned the gas off. Now we can get the pilot light on but the gas is not lighting across the logs. ... See more
we have a gas fireplace with no gas logs (there were never fake logs when we bought the house). We use the gas just to get the fire started and burn real wood. I ha... See more
So AC is on but there isn't any air coming from the registers. BUT there is air coming from the filter duct! It's literally blowing cool air out, not sucking air........ See more
Our house was built in 1967 and as no air conditioning, should we consider air and heat pump or wall mounted ductless unit or units? Please tell me the differences. T... See more
I plugged in an air conditioner and half my lights went out . I went to the breaker box and it is ok what should I do?
What are the pros and cons of a whole house fan versus an attic fan? We are in a two story house, approx 1950 sq. ft.
In the warmer months the upstairs gets very warm so we are looking for a way to cool the upstairs.
My pilot light keeps going out on my hot water heater. I can relight it, and sometimes it will stay lit for a couple of days or sometimes it will go out within a coup... See more
I got my electric bill for January and it was $707 for almost 6,000 KWH of power, about 5X the usual month. My electric company 1st changed out my meter but then said... See more