Decoding Sounds from the HVAC

What to do with a Noisy HVAC
Outdoor Unit

What does the noise in an HVAC Mean? (Photo Credits)

One of the HVAC’s main function in a home is to make everyone feel comfortable. But how can one be comfortable when the HVAC is making some noises. Whether the noise is loud or just humming, it will surely […]

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Decoding foul HVAC Odors

What does that offensive odor mean?
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Different odors emitted by the HVAC could be possible warning signs. (Photo Credits)

HVAC odors can be stressful as it usually permeates a huge section of a home, and could even mean that there is an issue with the whole system.

Compact Appliance enumerated five unpleasant HVAC Odors that wave the […]

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HVAC and Safe Space Heater Use

Using Portable Heaters
Someone finally noticed the portable heater is on.

Safe usage of portable heater is important to prevent accidents and fires. (Photo Credits)

For some people, space heaters can be a more efficient way of heating the home. It however comes with some safety risks that could endanger the whole household.

The Electrical Safety Foundation has provided important information on staying safe while […]

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Safe HVAC Use in an Elderly Home

Safe Home Heating
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Home heating and Safe HVAC use in an elderly home. (Photo Credits)

Safety during the winter is important especially for older property owners. They have a specific set of risks and vulnerabilities that are important to address in order to prevent heating injuries and home fires.

The Electrical Safety Foundation International came up with a […]

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HVAC Experts on installing an exhaust fan

Exhaust Fan Installation in an older home
Exhaust Fan

Exhaust fans are important in maintaining a good ventilation inside the home. (Photo Credits)

To ensure appropriate ventilation inside the home, bathrooms and other moist areas should have an exhaust fan. And while most current homes have one that are already installed, some older houses do not.

If a homeowner is […]

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What to do with unpleasant HVAC Odor

Dealing with foul stench from the HVAC
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When the HVAC unit stinks. (Photo Credits)

It can be really annoying when a foul odor lingers around the house because of its HVAC System. It can be downright embarrassing too especially when there are visitors who may have to bear the stink around the home. Plumbing Association of San […]

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Plumber’s response to a slow drain

What a slow drain means
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There are many reasons why a drain gets slow. (Photo Credits)

Slow drains can be very frustrating, especially in the kitchen where things are bustling.

There are many reasons why a drain becomes slow. It could be a clog or a build up, but whatever the reason is, most experts would advise […]

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The Consequences of hiring an Unlicensed HVAC Technician

Little Knowledge is Dangerous
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The savings is not worth all the risk. (Photo Credits)

When something goes wrong with a home’s HVAC system, the initial reaction of any property owner would be to call on a technician. However, if the budget is tight, hiring an unlicensed one can become an appealing option.

But North Carolina Licensing for […]

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Plumbing Details to inspect before buying an older home

Check plumbing details before closing the deal
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Expensive plumbing repairs can be avoided when a home is thoroughly inspected prior to buying. (Photo Credits)

Some older homes can have a perfectly working systems and but some do not. To ensure that ine is not buying the latter, it is important to inspect its plumbing details.

For the […]

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Common HVAC Problems in Older Homes

Plumbing Issues Should Be Taken Seriously
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What one should know about the plumbing systems of an older home. (Photo Credits) 

Buying an older home can be exciting especially if there is history that comes with it. The vintage appeal that it has can even be a grand detail that the owners and their visitors will definitely appreciate.

But […]

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