With the cold weather approaching, you may be looking forward to firing up your home heating system, but there is a pretty good chance you will not be looking forward to it if you know that cold-weather condensation is once again going to be an issue. Cold-weather condensation occurs when the air temperatures outside collide with the warm temperatures in your home, which causes moisture buildup on walls and ceilings in some homes.
Your washer and dryer are important appliances that you likely use multiple times throughout the week. However, these devices are somewhat complicated, and this can lead to problems that can impact the performance of these devices. In particular, there are a couple of common issues that your washer and dryer may encounter, and learning the following questions and answers will help you address these problems when they arise. What Causes The Washing Machine To Smell Bad?
Have you ever had a sewer line clog? If so, then you likely know how expensive and time-consuming a repair can be. Depending on the cause of the clog, a plumber has to come out, use a camera to look down the pipe, and then try to clear the blockage with an auger. If the pipe is clogged by tree roots, you might even have to have the area trenched so the pipe can be repaired.
If you have noticed in recent years that your window air conditioner consistently provides cool air, but the room is still too warm, it's important to look at both the unit and the room it is in. Fortunately, it is often an inexpensive repair or the result of a unit that is too small for the room it's in. By learning specific information about the air conditioner, it's easier to troubleshoot it yourself, to determine whether or not you need to call in a professional:
If your gas furnace hasn't been heating up your home as it usually does and you notice that water is accumulating on your basement floor, the condensate pipe needs to be unclogged. Dust and debris often get stuck in this part, causing serious backups and improper heating. The following steps will teach you how to easily clean this pipe out. Use The Following Items vinyl tarp shop vacuum cleaner duct tape rubber gloves tube brush soapy water sponge water hose towels screwdriver Clean The Interior End Of The Pipe
My name is Maura, and I am certified in HVAC installation and repair. I have many clients who call me in a panic because they have turned on their air conditioners and nothing has happened. Your air conditioning technician will get to you as soon as possible, but there are some steps you can take while you are waiting. You might just find that you are able to fix the problem on your own, although you will still want to have a professional assess the situation. In this blog I will take you through some common reasons your air conditioner might not be working and show you some easy temporary solutions.