A new HVAC system was installed and it is emitting a chemical odor. Just like new furniture or rug would offgas, this new system is still offgassing after 5 months. I... See more
My parent’s basement bathroom is being taken over by mold. The vent isn’t working and I’m not sure how to clean it without spreading the mold. Is this a scenari... See more
Just talking about the personel terricotta and tea candle heaters.
How do you get rid of mildew smell in window AC, without pulling it out every few weeks and cleaning it !!?
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
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
I just bought a new home. The master bedroom runs 5 degrees warmer than the main part of the house. It is the first room to receive the heat (baseboard hot water). Is... See more
I have a 112 year old house with no soffits. It's 97 outside (Texas) and it's 124 in my attic. That is after we installed a 14" roof vent and opened the hip roof dorm... See more
While working on our bathroom, I removed the ceiling vent to clean and paint. There is insulation, not the one with the fabric cover, as far as we can see up the duct... 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.
Have 1948 bungalow and bathroom gets too steamy from showers. We cannot install exhaust fan so we usually have to open window, which is in shower and while summer tha... 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 have a 1 story house that is slowly being worked on. 2 bed, 1 toilet off 1 bath/laundry room, kitchen, front room, basement unfinished.
we just bought a home and the thermostat is located really low on the wall. How can I raise it up. I would like to raise it up at least a foot.
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
How can I add a geothermal conditioning system to my old home. Are they expensive for a 1600 sq ft house
The vent cover is porcelain with no holes etc to attach, no brackets either, just an ornate slab of porcelain. Thanks, Dee
We would like to save some money and energy in our house. Would that be ok if we cover the vents in rooms that we don't use with magnetic strips (can be bought on Wha... See more
Our dehumidifier, runs and runs with very little water. We use it in our basement, it smell musty.,, any ideas on how to fix this?
I am considering buying a tankless water heater. From those of you who own one, please give me your honest opinion, thanks, Barbara
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
When it rains and the wind is blowing my exhaust fan leaks so bad over the toilet i have to put three towels around the toilet. My husband caulked around the exhaust ... See more
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!