From December to March the temperature variates from 40's to just below freezing and it's hard to stay warm. The apartment is to the North and has a lot of windows.
I have a giant air vent in the middle of my dining room approx 2x3 feet, the bottom is a little above eye level (6 foot), and almost to the ceiling (9foot)I obviously... See more
Hi have a Rheem 80 furnace dating to 1983 (schematics attached). Right after the call for heat (WH = 24VAC), the INDUCED DRAFT BLOWER RELAY should turn on. But occasi... See more
Not only is this an eye sore, but I’m sure it’s going to have pests a place to go and water damage especially in the bathroom! I have similar rough cuts around ra... See more
The steam high riser looks horrible in the corner of my kitchen. Please give me an idea as to how to cover it up without loosing the heat
In order to attempt to save some energy and heat we are considering insulating our propane water heater. It’s in it’s own utility closet on the outside of our hou... See more
I need the heat/ac ducts cleaned in my house, I can't find anyone in this city to do it, any ideas? Thank-you!
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
My ac is not blowing any cold air the pipe coming in looks like this and is dripping wet? Recommendations please
My rigid brand wet dry vacuum has hardly any suction. I have replaced the filter, checked the hose for leaks and the hose attachment. ?????
I have a crawl space accessed thru a hatch in an upstairs bedroom closet. I attempted to go up there and it was so hot it was unbearable. I’m thinking of some kind ... See more
Electric Hot Water Heater. What causes the Hot water to turn colder after running for a while?
Hi. What can I do to prevent dampness and mold (walls and floors) with the downstairs living area? There is a deck built on the upstairs living area on the one corner... See more
Each day i have to empty up stairs a bucket. Getting difficult as I get older 77yrs. HELP SUGGESTIONS
I live in a townhome and although the manager said that our ducts are not connected, I get a strong cigarette stench coming from my returns. Would it cause a proble... See more
My house smells damp particularly after we have been away for a while. I have checked wall, closets and the attic for leaks but can't find any. We do not have mold a... See more
I have a pin hole getting larger in my cast iron steam heat return pipe!Can I cut out replace that small area with PVC pipe.?Thanks
We are remodeling a 1945 yr old house...no closets....we closed in the back porch, framed in, finished outside and inside....good idea...but where the dryer is locate... See more
seems to run all the time outside
My fan isn't enough. What can I do to make inside my room cooler?
We bought this house new 10 years ago. About a month ago, I noticed when the AC unit would shut off that our outside condensate drain which is located between the fir... 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
We rent our home that was built in 1900. The house has very little insulation. We kept towels under doors, covered the windows with plastic, and used space heaters. O... 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.