Does anyone know how to remove screws and vents that a previous owner painted over years ago? I would like to do it with the least amount of mess as possible, but I d... See more
Had a new heat pump (HVAC) system installed last summer. While the crew was here, they also cleaned all of our vents, etc. Discovered that no one finished them in con... See more
I have a Trane heat pump and air conditioner which is 12 years old. Every year or so it needs a few pounds added. Is it nomal to continually need to be recharged?
After replacing the batteries in the thermostat, I reprogrammed it. Unfortunately our ac unit did not start cooling the house again. The outside unit is running (I c... See more
I have a light/exhaust fan in my laundry room. It is vented through the garage attic and a ton of cold air leaks into the room. I have insulated around the housing ... See more
I have condensation dripping out of my ceiling A/C vents and soaking the ceiling plaster. Probable cause is insufficient insulation/temperature difference. Can I re... See more
Any ideas for cheap insulation.I live in Maine.Properly going to get the pink stuff,just wondering about anything else that might work.thanks!
The insulation that the builders put on our pull-down attic steps was a ridiculous solution IMO and I've been nagging my husband for years to fix it. However that has... See more
It has solid, wood floors, but they laid out insolation on top them, which keeps our apartment downstairs warm, but I want to make it into a boutique style storage, I... See more
How can I warm my home in the winter?
My AC is on, but I can only feel any cool air when I touch the vents, and it is barely blowing at all. I looked at my cooling unit, and I can feel cold air coming out... See more
I have the 45 gal gas water heater on the left on a metal table and 2 ft to the right the A/C air handler and its attachment. the pvc was recently installed to take t... See more
I noticed these black stains on my air handler, kind of looks like the joint isn't sealed real well and condensation forms and runs down the side of the unit, hence t... See more
Should I put a a/c unit in the attic? Or Have two stationary windows replaced With windows that will open?
The HVAC unit is near the roof of the mini mobil, when cold (frigid -20) wind blows I get gusts through my intake vent, otherwise cold air just pours in. this is not ... See more
I will be closing on a home on Friday but it won’t be occupied for another month. I live in MI where the weather is in the upper 20’s. All I need to do to the h... See more
I have an older home. 1919 I replaced my furnace & AC November 2016. Just had it serviced, inspected. Replaced the filter on the humidifier. I worry I could come... See more
Renting a unit that is single glazed windows, lets in draughts and moisture. I have moisture collection bins in all rooms and in the linen cupboard. Any ideas on a ... See more
I'm renting an apt with an old coal furnace converted to natural gas. I can't find the furnace filter, & landlady is less than 'helpful".
My air conditioner unit is running but there is no air coming from vents. I also found ice on the line coming out of the unit going into home? Please help, I'm not su... See more
Should I have my air conditioner (whole house) cleaned, filter etc. by a prof. or can I do it myself?
What would be a reasonable charge for such service. Am in Denver. CO.
My sons room is desperately cold in the winter and now currently its 76 on my thermostat in my living his room its 83 he has 2windows and the garage sits right belo... See more
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
two zones. upstairs thermostadts checks out. Furnace Honeywell valve checks out but upstairs heat keeps running no matter what. Gas furnace water heat.
We need to install a new central heating and air unit and would like to know what brands are suggested as your favorites
or better which brands to stay away from!