Recent Home Improvement Articles

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Home Improvement
Hannah Stephens

How Much Does a Ceiling Fan Cost to Install?

Ceiling fans can be expensive if you choose a premium model, but there are also plenty of options for families on tight budgets. Here's what to know.

Critical case for an HVAC system repair. Technician notes: No error codes upon arrival. High voltage connections melted and short cycling furnace, repaired. Ohmed lmiits, 3 out of 4 had low resistence. Furnace control board sending 9.5 volts to gas valve, tather than 27. Inducer motor pulling over FLA (1.75/1.4). However, based on today's findings and usage of R-22 components, recommend upgrade. New Trane 3.5 ton horizontal gas furnace. 10 year parts 1 year labor warranties, 1 year preventative maintenance. All code upgrades, new t-stat, and metal plenums. R410A conversion. $0 down 0% interest up to 18 months. pricing is before HomeServe benefits. 16 Seer - $11,867.80. Needs furnace control board and limirs pictured on Dispatch.
Home Improvement
Shelley Frost

What Does 'HVAC' Mean?

Whether you're a homeowner or renter, knowing about your HVAC system is crucial for keeping your family comfortable and safe. Here's a crash course in heating, ventilation and air conditioning.

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Home Improvement
Hannah Stephens

How to Light a Gas Stove or Oven

Gas ovens or stoves can give you more control over your cooking by allowing you to adjust the temperature more precisely. However, using a gas appliance can initially seem confusing, especially if you're used to more straightforward electric models.

inside of a washing machine drum
Home Improvement
Leigh Morgan

How to Choose the Right Washer For Your Home

Having a washing machine sure beats lugging a hamper full of laundry to the laundromat. But if you've never purchased a washer before, all the terminology can be confusing.

black slide-in stove
Home Improvement
Shelley Frost

How to Choose the Right Stove or Range For Your Home

Wondering how to choose a stove or oven for your kitchen? It might seem simple, but kitchen ranges come with lots of choices, from the power source to the extra features you want.

Open Refrigerator Filled With Fresh Fruits And Vegetable
Home Improvement
Shelley Frost

How to Choose the Right Fridge For Your Home

When you're ready for a new refrigerator, you might be surprised by the number of options available. From the size to the door configuration, a new refrigerator comes with lots of variations.

Group Of Friends Having Outdoor Barbeque At Home
Home Improvement
Lee Soren

Get Cookin': How to Light a Gas Grill

Whether you have a taste for the perfect T-bone or you just want to throw on some burgers and dogs for a poolside gathering, read this guide to learn how to light a grill and get cooking with gas.

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Home Improvement
Lee Soren

How to Measure for a New Fridge

To get accurate measurements for your new fridge, you'll need nothing more than a measuring tape. Here’s how to measure for a fridge, so you won’t be left in a squeeze on delivery day.

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