If you have air registers in your home for either air conditioning or heating, then you have what is called "forced air ventilation ductwork" in your home. And with this comes special issues for saving energy and ensuring healthy air quality.
This article discusses what you can do to save energy and improve your indoor air quality from the forced air ventilation systems in your home.
Clothes Dryer Safety and Energy Tips
Did you know that dryers are the second highest energy-consuming appliance in most homes? And lint build-up is one of the major causes of the over 15,000 dryer fires that occur each year.
This article gives you tips for keeping your dryer safe and for saving energy too.
Making Your Fireplace Much More Efficient
If you have a fireplace (or are considering buying a house which has a fireplace), you probably know how nice an amenity that a fireplace can be. It is a wonderful place to gather the family and guests around, it provides warmth and can add stunning ambiance to your home. But traditional wood-burning fireplaces are not energy efficient, and if not operated properly, they can be very dangerous.
This article discusses:
7 Things That Can EXPLODE in Your Home!
If your attitude towards home maintenance is “I don’t want to know about it, unless it will keep my house from blowing up!”, then you will love this article. In it, we will be discussing seven things can can explode in your home.
The seven things are:
. . . and we will be discussing what you can do to prevent explosions from each one of these.
Happy 150th years Canada
Wishing a happy 150th birthday to our wonderful country. I hope you will be taking time off this weekend to spend with your family like i will be with mine. I will be back to work on Monday afternoon.