Choose a forced-air garage heater or a low-intensity infrared heater to make your garage warm and comfortable.
A simple one-minute procedure does the trick.
If you’re thinking that you only have to change your filter once a year, you may well be shortening the life of your furnace. Actually, you should check your filter monthly and often change it monthly, depending o […]
Rotting insulation on your outdoor A/C lines can cost you energy. The fix is simple. We show you how to do it and tell you where to get the special insulating foam.
Few energy saving improvements pay off as fast as a programmable thermostat. We show you how to install one quickly and easily.
Air conditioner compressors and heat exchanger pumps sitting on concrete pads may settle and tip over time, putting strain on coolant lines. One of these fixes can correct a sinking air conditioner pad.
Older rain caps for metal chimneys and flue liners can deteriorate or fall apart, but installing a replacement cap is as easy as climbing onto the roof.
If you start the installation in the morning, you'll be enjoying cold air by mid-afternoon. A ceiling fan helps circulate the air and eliminate hot spots, but if the A/C unit keeps you cool enough, you can […]
Heating repair can be a simple fix like a flip of a switch or it could require the help of a professional. Check out our DIYer’s guide to heating repair.
Air conditioners work more efficiently when the evaporator and condenser coils or cooling fins are clean and the fins are straight. Save money and keep your house cooler by cleaning a room air conditioner yourself.
Not sure how to clean the sticky grime off of your air conditioner? No sweat! This trick to cleaning your air conditioner is so easy, you really won't be sweating afterward. Here's what you need to do.
Air conditioners are certainly not cheap. They are an investment for your home that will hopefully last year many years to come (especially if you purchased central AC). It only makes sense that you would want to […]
Annual central air conditioner maintenance saves you money by increasing its efficiency and preventing breakdowns. You can complete the chore in an hour.
Few routine chores will pay off more handsomely, both in comfort and in dollars saved, than a simple air-conditioner cleaning. The payoff: Summertime comfort and lower cooling bills. You'll also prolong the […]
Our experts shows you easy DIY solutions for the most common central air conditioning repairs. You'll be up and running sooner and will save the expense of a service call.
Bring more heat to a cold room or more cool air to a hot room by installing a duct booster fan. Installation is simple, even if you have to change the boot size.
If you have a mechanical thermostat and your gas- or oil-burning furnace cycles on and off a lot, or the room gets too hot or too cold before the furnace kicks on, you may be able to fix the problem with a couple […]
Learn about running a separate electrical circuit for the heater, running cables, plus how to size the electric heater for the size of your room.
Fast, easy ways to silence floor squeaks. No special skills or tools needed. We'll show you everything you need to know.
We'll show you two ways to fix a loose seam in a vinyl floor. They're simple DIY projects that you can do in just a few minutes. So stop tripping over that loose seam and making the problem worse. Pick […]
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