Air conditioner capacitors are a common cause of A/C breakdowns and very simple to replace. This shows how to diagnose the problem and replace the part.
Video and step-by-step guide to fixing your home's heating system. See if you can solve your own furnace trouble.
Alarm keypads and remote controls can eventually become unresponsive after years of use. You can use aluminum foil, conductive silver ink or replacement rubber pads to give them a new lease of life
Apples are probably one of the most favored snack foods in the world and the people who raise them in orchards for us to buy at the supermarket have learned how to raise them well. If you are interested in growing your own, however, you might not be as knowledgeable, so this article should help.
A comprehensive guide showing how to use a multimeter or DMM. A multimeter is a useful instrument in a home toolkit for measuring voltage, current and resistance and also for tracing breaks in wires, testing diodes, capacitors and fuses.
Skunk cabbage is a native plant, actually two native plants that grow in marshes, bogs and shallow streams. Both emit an odor that smells a lot like skunk which how they got their name.
If your indoor plants are starting to look rather sickly, there are simple ways to perk them up and keep them happy and healthy all year-round. You can master proper plant care and acquire a green thumb with these 10 simple tips.
If your front door is faded and outdated or just plain ugly, you can use these easy ideas to completely change its appearance.
The Venus flytrap is a fascinating plant that is very popular. The wild population grows in a limited area in the United States and is in trouble.
Oaks—some of the sturdiest trees growing in Ohio—are susceptible to diseases that can damage or destroy them.
Roses are gorgeous but they aren't without their share of problems - pests and diseases. This article will address a few of the common problems that you may be facing with your own roses, and offer solutions that will, hopefully, get your plants back into shape.
When most people think of spring, they think of bright yellow daffodils. Daffodils are easy to grow and last for years.
Heating and cooling a room with vaulted or high ceilings as well as how to better cool and heat the second floor of our homes are very commonly asked questions about our HVAC system. Find out a few options and tips you may try to use to help you accomplish a more comfortable environment efficiently.
That flashing light on your furnace is trying to help. This Hub will help you understand what it's saying.
I purchased a pressure washer specifically to periodically clean my decking prior to re-oiling it. It was only after careful consideration, and on balance, that I made an informed decision to buy the Nilfisk rather than a Karcher; and now use it to clean all manner of other items around my garden.
Weeds are unsightly and spoil a neatly tended garden or yard. Fortunately there are lots of ways to deal with them, either with chemicals or in a natural, environmentally friendly way