Plumbing Needs When Building A Horse Barn

Constructing a new barn to house your horses on your property gives you the opportunity to ensure that you have access to the amenities you desire. Many horse owners overlook the importance of plumbing when it comes to designing their barn, but working with an experienced plumber throughout the construction process will ensure that your barn offers comfort and convenience for both you and your animals. Here are three often-overlooked plumbing needs that you should pay attention to when building a new barn in the future. Read More 

Why Your HVAC May Cause A Fire Outbreak

According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), heating, cooling and air conditioning (HVAC) systems caused thousands of home fires (that resulted in at least 29 deaths) in the year 2010. As a homeowner, it's good to know how these fires start so that you can prevent them. Here are four HVAC-related malfunctions that can lead to fire outbreaks: Dirty Air Filters Air filters are meant to clean the air entering the air conditioner. Read More 

How To Replace Your Condenser Hose

Even if you have a new air conditioning system in your home, it is vital that you properly maintain it over the years to maintain maximum efficiency. If you failed to keep up certain components, it could become more expensive to run your AC. Luckily, there are a few simple and free maintenance jobs that you can do to ensure your AC is not being an energy hog. One of the best do-it-yourself maintenance jobs is to clean and seal the condenser hose. Read More 

The Effects Of Poor Condensate Drain Line Installations You Should Know

Condensate drain line installation is an important stage of the air conditioning system installation process because these lines not only carry moisture but also serve as entry points into the air conditioning system. Mistakes made during the drain line installation stage may therefore expose your home to water damage. They may also expose your air conditioning system to unwanted materials or organisms that may then gain access to your home. The following are some of the most common effects of poor condensate drain line installation. Read More 

How Your Household Cleaners Might Be Making You Sick

If you like having a clean home that smells good, you probably use a variety of different household cleaners and air fresheners regularly to achieve these results. While keeping your house clean is a good thing, the cleaners you are using might be bad for your health. Many household cleaners contain harmful chemicals that can affect your health if you breathe them in. As you use these, the chemicals can get trapped in your home and can lead to health problems. Read More