Appliances

What to Do When You Have A Smelly Garbage Disposal

There’s nothing worse than a smelly garbage disposal! But you might be suprised to know that there’s a good chance you’ll be able to fix the problem yourself. In fact, you probably already have the supplies in your kitchen. This article will give you 4 methods to help get your garbage disposal’s odor under control, plus […]

How to Install a Garbage Disposal: With Pictures

Installing a garbage disposal is a relatively easy task and something you can do yourself, especially if you’re a DYI kind of person. We’ll take you step-by-step thru the process with pictures and a video. This article primarly covers installing a garbage disposal for the first time. Although, if you are replacing your disposal, you’ll also […]

How To Unclog a Garbage Disposal: 4 Different Ways

Many homeowners simply call a plumber when their garbage disposal clogs or becomes jammed. But you might be suprised to know that it’s really not that difficult to fix yourself . . . even if you don’t consider yourself to be a DYI’er. This article will show you 4 different ways to unclog your garbage disposal, […]

8 Signs Its Time for a New Garbage Disposal

Knowing when it’s time to replace your garbage disposal can keep you from throwing away good money. Sometimes the writing is on the wall and there’s simply no doubt. But if you’re unsure of what to look for, it’s easy to fall into the repair trap.  Even the best garbage disposal won’t last forever. The International […]

How to Buy a Quiet Garbage Disposal

Finding a quiet garbage disposal can defintely make your time in the kitchen more pleasant. Nobody likes to hear a loud grinding noise. It’s disruptive, and if you’re listening to music, podcasts or simply trying to hold a conversation, it can bring the kitchen to a stop.  Suprisingly, many homeowners don’t consider how noisy a […]

How to Keep Your Garbage Disposal Healthy

Keeping your garbage disposal healthy isn’t a difficult task. Many homeowners never question what should and should not go down their disposals, but this can create a lot of issues down the road.  Knowing what not to put down the drain, and a few other realtively simple tasks, can keep your garbage disposal running healthy for […]

Water Heater Leaking From The Bottom: Causes, Fixes, and Tips

You just found your water heater in a puddle of water, could it be that it is leaking from the bottom? What does that mean? and maybe more importantly, what should you do? First, keep in mind that water obeys the law of gravity. If you have a leak anywhere on or near your water heater, […]

Is a Tankless Water Heater Right for You?

Have you been thinking about installing a tankless water heater? Choosing a hot water system can be a daunting task, especially if you’re not familiar how they work. Whether you’re building a new home or retrofitting an existing one, a tankless water heater has many advantages, but they aren’t right for every situation. Many homes are better […]

Air Conditioner Compressor: What to Do When It Breaks Down

There’s never a good time for your air conditioner compressor to fail, but in the hot afternoons of summer, the timing couldn’t be worse. An AC compressor is one of the main components of your home’s cooling system and what to do next is a big decision. “Use our quick navigation below to help you determine […]

Electrostatic Air Filter vs. Disposable Filter

Is an electrostatic air filter better than a disposable filter? If you need new filters for your furnace you’ve probably noticed that there are a lot of options. Many homeowners prefer using electrostatic filters, but are they the best choice for you?  “Use our quick navigation below to learn about air filters for your furnace.”The truth is, […]

Page 2 of 7