2015

  • 3 Of The Biggest Mistakes That Will Cause Excess Condensation In A Commercial Cooler

    Regardless of what type of business you are in, if it revolves around food service, your commercial cooler is easily one of the more important kitchen features that you have. Maintaining a clean cooling atmosphere that is free from moisture will prevent problems with mold and mildew that can result in damaged food products. However, if you are like a lot of commercial kitchen owners, you will have practices in your business that get in the way of keeping excess condensation out of the cooler.
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  • Four Tips To Help You Choose The Best AC System To Retrofit An Historic Home

    If you are restoring an historic home, it is likely that there is no modern HVAC. Cooling can help make your home more comfortable, but can also be difficult to install in historic homes, which is you may want to choose alternatives like ductless systems or compact ductwork. Here are some tips to help you choose the best AC to retrofit your historic home: 1. Choosing The Areas Where AC Is Essential In Your Home
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  • How To Get Rid Of The Moldy Smell In Your Dryer

    If you open the door and the smell of damp and mold comes out, then you have a problem. Not only has something gone horribly wrong, since the dryer is supposed to dry things, but now anything you run through the dryer is inevitably going to smell. You might have left wet clothes in the dryer for an extended period of time because you forgot to start the dryer or cycle, or when you put wet clothes in, they dripped on the lint catcher and made the lint start to mold.
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  • Refrigerator Door Seal – Does It Need Replaced?

    If you are having issues with your refrigerator, the problems could be caused by something as simple and inexpensive to repair as the rubber door seal. What problems could be caused by this? How do you determine if the seal is the problem and how do you fix it if it is? Below, you will find the answers to all three of these questions. What issues can a failing door seal cause?
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  • Simple Hacks To Keep Your Washer And Dryer Healthy

    Washer repair must always be done by a professional, which can leave you without the use of a machine until you can schedule an appointment. If you want to avoid having more than your yearly servicing for the washing machine, you must take care of your washer and dryer on a regular basis. In order to avoid repairs on a regular basis, here are some things that you can do to keep your washer and dryer in tip-top shape.
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  • What Can A Dirty Air Filter Do To My HVAC System?

    Your air filter is primarily responsible for cleaning the air your HVAC system sucks in of dirt, dust and other particles. Depending on how frequently you use your air conditioner and heater, this filter should be replaced every one to three months. Replacing your air filter is important for more than just keeping your indoor air clean, however. Going too long without replacing your filter could cause damage to your system and even shorten its life.
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  • What To Do When Your Washer Spins Erratically

    If your washer shakes, spins and lurches out of control, you may wonder if it's broken or on its last leg. Before you throw the machine out, try to troubleshoot and repair it first. Here's what you need to do when your washing machine spins erratically. 1. Unplug Your Washing Machine To protect your body from electrical burns, injuries and shocks, unplug your washing machine from its power outlet, or you may turn it off at the breaker box.
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  • Why An Inefficient Gas Boiler May Need To Get Treated

    Has the gas boiler to your heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system been inefficient lately? The problem may be due to a problem with the water, especially if there is hard water flowing through your plumbing system. Find out below why the water in your boiler may need to get treated. What Leads to Boiler Water Needing Treatment? It is important to understand that the purpose of the boiler is to create steam that can be used for heating up your house.
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  • Increase The Lifespan Of Your Dishwasher With Proper Loading

    Having a dishwasher in your kitchen can make the simple chore of washing dishes much easier, faster, and even more energy-efficient due to less water being used than traditional washing. While a dishwasher has plenty of benefits, it's important to realize that it's just like any other appliance in your home and needs to be cared for properly. By getting familiar with how to load your dishwasher and prevent potential issues, you can be confident that it will continue running for years to come.
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  • Tackling Some Of The Most Common Misconceptions About Glass Cooktop Stoves

    If you have never owned a glass cooktop stove, there is no doubt that their appearance and convenience will make this an appealing choice at the appliance store. You get the same function as a regular stove with open burners, but a sleek surface that appears easier to clean and maintain. Even though the glass cooktop stove is a desirable choice, there are a lot of misconceptions about this modern appliance.
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