A range hood, also called a ventilation hood, is designed to clear heat, odors and smoke from the kitchen. This helps to prevent smells from lingering in your home, prevents the smoke from setting off your fire detector, and keeps the air in your kitchen from becoming too smoky while you cook. If you are building a new home or are remodeling your kitchen, you will have to determine whether you want a ducted or non-ducted range hood.
27 September 2017
If your child's youth sports team needs a mobile concession stand to provide refreshment for your fans, the team doesn't have to spend money on an expensive food truck. Instead, transform an old class B RV! It can also double as a storage space for spare equipment and provide a cooled or heated area for injured players to receive attention or recuperate. Here's what to do. Ask for donations
14 June 2017
Your large appliances will not last forever. You'll find a time at some point when one of your much-used appliances may stop working, such as your refrigerator, washer/dryer, stove/oven, or your dishwasher. These are all major appliances that are probably used more than once daily, so when any of these stop working, it may put a noticeable kink in your day. While it may seem cheaper to work on these appliances yourself, sometimes it's best to leave the work to a professional appliance repair technician.
2 March 2017
A heating system is a necessity in most places around the country during the winter season. If you want to ensure that your heating system continues to keep you and your family warm for years to come without any problems, you should take steps to make it easier for your heater to do its job. Here are three tips that can help reduce wear and tear on your heating system by allowing it to run more efficiently.
14 February 2017
When an appliance malfunctions or does not work correctly, one thing that we often worry about is the appliance breaking down for good. But one of the bigger concerns that we should be worried about is the appliance causing a fire. There are many appliances that can pose as a fire risk to the home. If an appliance does catch on fire, it can quickly spread and cause a lot of damage to the home.
25 April 2016
When you perform regular maintenance on your refrigerator, this kitchen appliance will run more efficiently and last longer. By using the odd items listed below when doing twice-yearly refrigerator maintenance, you'll be able to do a thorough job. Toothbrush One of the reasons why your refrigerator does not work efficiently is because the gasket is not sealing properly. The gasket is the long strip of rubber-like material that attaches to the refrigerator and freezer doors.
1 July 2015
During the cold winter months, you may feel like your furnace is not keeping up enough; however, the issues might not be with the furnace itself. There are times when replacing the furnace is the right way to handle the heat loss, but there are other times when there are steps you can take to create a more energy-efficient home. When Should You Replace Your Furnace? According to Energy Star, you should start considering replacing your furnace if it is around 15 years old.
25 February 2015