First of many questions. Our new home (1940s 3 BR Colonial)came with a Honeywell electronic air filter for the CAC and gas heat. Ive never had on...
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i am considering buying a home that has steam heat. Can anyone tell me what exactly that is. It has raditors in all rooms. I have never dealt with ...
I am trying to decide if I should have flexible ducts or standard duct work(Metal) for AC being installed. What are the benefits and drawbacks of ...
I am having a new home built. One builder wants to install (Poly) vapor barrier (outside walls) between insulation and drywall. Other builder sta...
I am lokking at adding A/C into a 80 year old home. I received a suggestion of a Ductless Air Conditioner system from Janitrol. Any suggestions o...
I want to get a window air conditioner but mywindows are "tilt-wash" double hung windows.There is no place for the sliding panels of the air condit...
i need help....why does the pilot lite on my bradford white gas hot water heater keep going out?? no matter how many times i lite it as soon as i l...
Posted this message on old bulleting board before realized there is a new one, so this is duplication.My furnace/airconditioner has so much condens...
My house was built in 1985 with not enough R-value in the attic. We've been told we need to add to it. Does anyone know of a good "How to Insulat...
We have a 100 year old house with no insulation in an exterior North wall, with limited space (stairs adjacent). The exterior is aluminum siding wi...
I recently rented an apartment that has an old wall-mounted natural gas heater. The label says "Williams Furnace Company - Buena Park, CA". It's ...
I live in Norfolk VA, is there any place where a person can buy their own central air and heat system, and install it there selves? thanks for any...
I have a side by side refrigator, and a ice maker. My problem is every summer the ice does not produce ice and the freezer does not freeze good. ...
Is there a problem with mounting a dryer vent that comes out of the dryer and goes straight up? Will stuff get stuck? (ie. Lint going halfway up, r...
Where can I find a formula for installing a new forced hot water heating system in my home? Thanx,KGBrown
i LIVE in va what is the cheapest central air and heat can run me? I have no ducks or vents install? thanks!
Can anyone tell me how to hook up a roof mounted evap cooler? We monved into this house last fall, never paid much attention to the air unit. It...
We are first time home owners and we bought a ranch style home that was built in 1963. Our problem is that the bathroom and kitchen floor is VERY ...
My basement has continuous (batt) insulation (with foil covering) around the perimeter conctete foundation walls. We are preparing to finish the s...