If your air conditioner keeps running when turned off, you're right to be questioning a number of things. Not only […]
A water heater system healthy often requires an expansion tank. The hot water expansion tank houses increased pressure and expanded water.
Wondering why your ceiling fan stopped working? Read John C. Flood's guide for how to identify and troubleshooting ceiling fan issues.
A clogged bathroom sink is a major pain in your house, but there are several ways to fix it. Read 5 ways to solve this common problem!
Home generators can keep your refrigerator & freezer running if there's a power outage. Read their other benefits & if they are worth the cost!
To see if the thermostat is communicating with the furnace, set the temperature five degrees higher than your normal temperature and see if the heat kicks on — that should help you determine whether the device is prompting the furnace to engage. Obviously, if the system is set to “cool” and you want heat, switch the setting.
If your run a furnace without a filter, it can be bad for your health and indoor air quality. Keeping a clean filter in your furnace ensures the unit operates efficiently and can keep dirt, dander, and debris from circulating back through your home. Learn the importance of an HVAC air filter and how to change your air filter.
No one has used the bathroom for awhile, yet the toilet suddenly starts filling up like it was recently flushed. If your toilet fills randomly, you likely have a water level issue in the toilet tank. Follow these tips to adjust the toilet filling valve and fix this common plumbing issue.
Under the sink leaks, such as a kitchen sink faucet leaking underneath your cabinets or a corroded pipe causing continual drips, can cause a lot of damage unless they’re addressed right away.
Replacing or upgrading your AC unit is typically a substantial investment, so you want to be sure you go with something that’s best for all your needs. Evaluating the size you need, what efficiency features you want, quality, cost, and your home requirements can get confusing. To alleviate some of the stress, here are some types of air conditioners to help you understand your options.
Daily wear and tear takes a toll on your garbage disposal and eventually it will need to be replaced. However, it can be difficult as a homeowner to determine when an appliance needs to be replaced rather than simply repaired.
Wondering how to clean air vents in house? John C. Flood provides a few tips that will greatly help with airflow and air quality. Learn more!
As the weather continues to heat up, AC units all over the country are beginning to run a little harder. […]
In older homes, baseboard heat used to be very popular. Read about electric baseboard heating pros & cons to see you should stick with your current system.
Recessed lighting is one of the most popular lighting options for homeowners because of its variety and reasonable pricing. Over time, your recessed lighting can appear to sag from the ceiling as the springs holding it in place wear down and stretch out. If you ignore fixing recessed lighting, it can cause the fixture to be exposed, permit drafts into your home, and eventually become a fire hazard. In a few steps, John C Flood explains how to fix recessed lights depending on the type of trim your fixture has.