If I don't have a basement do I need to perform a radon test?
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?
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
Unfortunately our central AC compressor stopped working. We had a company come hoping it was simply freon. Not so. Due to funds we had to get several room units, work... See more
Help!! My thermostat is set to 72, inside temp is 67. The fan on the unit is working but there’s nothing whatsoever coming on inside. The thermostat read auxiliary ... See more
Heating baseboard is pulling away from wall, how to repair?
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
I have put block out panels I made next to the world down glass. Then a pair of Block out panels. My condo HOA won't allow window vents, or swamp coolers. I'm on ... See more
HiI think I accidentally closed the discussion on my AC question. I had purchased a moisture meter and sent the product description as asked.Today I purchased a humid... See more
We moved into a new home and had some issues with the HVAC that were outside my DIY husband's knowledge. They came out an did diagnostics and resolved our issue -- an... See more
Would anyone have any ideas on how to elegantly screen my A/C unit in the picture without too much concrete drilling or "breaking the bank"?ThanksGary
I have a 30ft high A frame ceiling with a ceiling fan. I am struggling to keep the heat at floor level in the upper 60s while the heat by the ceiling is in the upper ... See more
gle who has a hard time getting around. I don't know where to start. What can I do that won't cost an arm and
I am temporarily living in an apartment in Colorado Springs, over a garage we’re using for storage while our house is being completed. The apartment is freezing. He... See more
We live in Florida. We have an air conditioner with a unit in the attic that is similar to a swamp cooler for some reason this unit keeps overflowing with water. My... 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
How can I keep my home cooler and my merciless utilities bill down? I have central and in order to keep the upstairs cool during the summer months, the thermostat is ... See more
We've noticed in several rooms there are water droplets on the ceiling (single story house). I know that there's blown insulation in the attic, but no insulation in t... 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'll be heading out of town for a week or so during the holidays. Should I turn down my thermostat or turn it totally off?
My furnace just recently started firing up only to shut itself down after a couple of minutes. Does anyone know what might be causing it to do this? Could this be a... See more