It’s time to replace the furnace

It’s time to replace the furnace

I think it might be time to invest into a new furnace. My current heating system is over twenty years old and beginning to have some problems. I’ve noticed that it runs more often than it used to and struggled to maintain ideal temperature on especially cold winter winter days. I have needed to raise

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Hard water ruins water heater

Hard water ruins water heater

Because of concerns with hard water, our cabin appliances don’t last all that long, and our water contains seriously high levels of calcium, lime plus rust; It creates mineral deposits on everything it touches, but hard water reduces the reliability plus efficiency of our washing machine, faucets, drains plus pipes. It corrodes the finishes on

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Added hydronic heating to my dream house

Added hydronic heating to my dream house

My husband plus I toured lots of homes before my associate and I settled on our ideal one. The home was renovated plus added onto a bunch of times though. The size almost doubled plus the heating equipment couldn’t keep up during the winter time season, so when I bought the locale, my husband plus

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High cost of heating and cooling in low-rent apartment

High cost of heating and cooling in low-rent apartment

There were a few years after college when my budget was especially tight. My job paid very little, and I was paying off student loans. My car payment, car insurance and various expenses were difficult to cover. I found an apartment with especially low rent and went without any luxuries. The accommodations were cramped and

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Zone controlled heating for in-laws

Zone controlled heating for in-laws

It is always stressful to combine your life with that of your significant other, moving in together is a trying time and you have to learn to compromise to make the arrangement work, both of you need to have a clear picture of what you want in life, and your plans need to align to

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Trying my hand at an HVAC career

Trying my hand at an HVAC career

I am so ready for this next decade in my life. To be honest, I am ready to say goodbye to my twenties. I don’t feel like this has been the most fruitful period in my life, and I’m ready to hit the reset button on my plans. At the beginning of my twenties, I

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Looking for ways to reduce heating and cooling costs

Looking for ways to reduce heating and cooling costs

I am always searching for new ways to reduce household expenses. While I’ve installed smart lighting and energy saving faucets, the majority of annual costs are due to heating and cooling. I’ve figured out that indoor temperature control accounts for approximately half of our energy bills. The weather in my local area is a year

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Looking for ways to reduce heating in addition to cooling costs

Looking for ways to reduce heating in addition to cooling costs

I am constantly searching for new ways to reduce home expenses. While I’ve installed smart lighting in addition to energy saving faucets, the majority of annual costs are due to heating in addition to cooling. I’ve figured out that indoor temperature control accounts for approximately half of our energy bills. The weather in my local

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I can’t locale my furniture where I want it

I can’t locale my furniture where I want it

If you have lived in numerous homes, then you know how challenging it is to move all of your stuff, then you collect things in one living situation, and then try to transfer them to a current space, then it’s extremely laborious and taxing to do the physical labor, and in the end it’s often

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FInding solutions for air duct oversights

FInding solutions for air duct oversights

Sometimes you just have to get creative with major projects and intelligent workarounds. For instance, on my recent household search I knew that I was going to have to make some changes to any house I picked up. There was no way I would find the household of my dreams within my price range. However,

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Mom had covert operations

Mom had covert operations

When I was growing up, it was impossible to pull the wool over my mom’s eyes. It felt like she was consistently five steps ahead of all of us. No matter what we were up to or what we were trying to get away with, she was consistently catching all of us youngsters in the

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High cost of heating in addition to cooling in low-rent apartment

High cost of heating in addition to cooling in low-rent apartment

There were a few years after college when my budget was especially tight. My task paid unquestionably little, in addition to I was paying off student loans. My car payment, car insurance in addition to multiple expenses were taxing to cover. I found an household with especially low rent in addition to went without any

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Made a mistake not doing hydronic heating

Made a mistake not doing hydronic heating

The biggest mistake of my life was not getting heated flooring for my house. I had everything in the venue too. The home had an outdated boiler system in the basement. All I needed to do was hook pipes to the boiler plus then have that piping go throughout the floors. I was redoing the

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Found a good commercial roofer in Spokane

Found a good commercial roofer in Spokane

I appreciated the upfront pricing, fast results, and impressive end product I own a bookstore in Spokane, WA and my roof is going. It started off just being a few shingles that were pulling off. Then I noticed a tiny leak in one area of the store. Then the small leak turned into a larger

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Making the replace into central air conditioner

Making the replace into central air conditioner

After moving into a new home, I waited nearly five years before finally upgrading to central air conditioner. The residence was outfitted with a furnace when my family moved in. Because of the especially long, freezing winters as well as short summers, there was no choice for whole-apartment cooling. I initially decided that utilizing window

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Ductless heat pump suits older home

Ductless heat pump suits older home

My house was built in the very early 1900s and retains much of the original charm. I love the hardwood floors, staircases, banisters, doors, baseboards and moldings. The high ceilings and big windows are wonderful. Over the years, there has been quite a bit of renovation. Walls have been removed to create a more open

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Glad I hired the guy to do the installation as well

Glad I hired the guy to do the installation as well

I own a lot of rental properties in Palm Bay, FL. It is a nightmare keeping up with all of them. I don’t want to hire a home manager since that takes a cut of my profits… So whenever I can do something myself, I do it. There are certain things that are beyond my

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Ductless heat pump suits older home

Ductless heat pump suits older home

My property was built in the honestly early 1900s plus retains much of the original charm. I cherish the hardwood floors, staircases, banisters, doors, baseboards plus moldings. The high ceilings plus big windows are charming. Over the years, there has been quite a bit of renovation. Walls have been detached to create a more open

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The reset button

The reset button

I am so ready for this next decade in my life. To be honest, I am ready to say goodbye to my twenties. I don’t feel like this has been the most fruitful period in my life, plus I am ready to hit the reset button on my plans. At the beginning of my twenties,

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Hard water ruins water heater

Hard water ruins water heater

Because of complications with hard water, our condo appliances don’t last all that long. Our water contains extremely high levels of calcium, lime and rust, however it creates mineral deposits on everything it touches, but hard water reduces the reliability and efficiency of our washing machine, faucets, drains and pipes. It corrodes the finishes on

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Running errands is chilly in this city

Running errands is chilly in this city

Walking back out towards the car, you are inundated with sunshine plus thick humid air Being an adult is so stressful. I feel like I’m pulled in all directions, every moment of every day. There’s always something to be paying attention to, whether it’s a major project at work, a hard process cleaning up something

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High cost of heating & cooling in low-rent apartment

High cost of heating & cooling in low-rent apartment

There were a few years after university when my budget was especially tight. My job paid truly little, & I was paying off student loans. My motorcar payment, motorcar insurance & multiple expenses were hard to cover. I found an household with especially low rent & went without any luxuries. The accommodations were cramped &

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