All posts tagged "appliance"
Tip of the Day: Appliance Trouble-part 2: Check
Here is one quick, money-saving tip that will help you fix up and improve your home. All from the award-winning On The House Tip of the Day. http://www.onthehouse.com/tip_audio/2016/2016-12-24.mp3
- Posted December 24, 2016
Best of Show: Are you an appliance abuser?
In this hour, The Carey Brothers discuss appliance abuse and giving an old fence a fresh facelift.
- Posted September 3, 2016
Lighting and drama are synonymous in a home. All lighting today seems to have its’ own special name – Accent lighting, primary lighting, task lighting and more. However, regardless of where it is or what it is...
- Posted June 1, 2016
Hassle-Free Ways to Save Energy This Winter
Depending upon where you live, home heating costs are projected to rise anywhere for thirty to seventy percent this winter. This is especially devastating news for seniors and folks on fixed incomes who are already having a...
- Posted December 12, 2015
Connecting A Gas Appliance
Natural disasters aren’t nearly as devastating until combined with certain influences courtesy of us – mankind. Take for example the Loma Priata Earthquake that drastically shook San Francisco in 1989. We were called in by several local...
- Posted December 2, 2015
Hot Water Recirculation Appliance
THE CHILIPEPPER HOT WATER APPLIANCE – ONE OF A KIND If you are a long time reader of our column you know that we love it when we get the chance to review a new product or...
- Posted September 21, 2015
Easy Ways To Save Energy
When it comes to energy efficiency, everyone knows that turning down the thermostat will save energy and therefore money. But were you ever told exactly what the adjustment of a thermostat could mean in actual dollars and cents savings?...
- Posted August 30, 2015
Electricity 101: Introduction To Electricity In Your Home
Recently one of our daughters, Jamie, was in a state of panic when, with a head of wet hair, her electric blow dryer suddenly stopped working. With blow dryer in one hand, a damp towel in the...
- Posted July 11, 2015
Spa vs Hot Tub: What’s The Difference?
Q. We want to put in a spa or a hot tub. I thought that they were one in the same until we began to shop. What’s the difference? A. Hot tubs are wooden barrels and spas...
- Posted July 1, 2015
Choosing a Central Air Conditioner
During a recent heat wave, the central air conditioning system in one of our homes failed. That sent the indoor air temperature soaring upwards of ninety degrees. Yikes! An investigation by a local heating and air conditioning...
- Posted June 25, 2015