Your torsion springs are a couple of the most important components of your garage door assembly. For this reason, it's necessary you make sure they're always in working order. However, with only a limited understanding of how your door works, you're having trouble determining whether or not your springs require maintenance. Have your local garage door technician come out repair your garage door if your door assembly shows any of these three signs:
Are you building a tiny house or already living in one? Is the question of how to cool the place during the warm months something you've been pondering? If you're like most people who join the tiny house movement, at least part of your reason for joining is because you want to reduce your impact on the environment. Other reasons for moving into a tiny house include saving money and simplifying your life.
Maintaining a gas furnace is a difficult task—especially when you haven't received any formal HVAC training. Although you've learned how to replace your air filter, there are several other components of your furnace that will either reduce your furnace's efficiency or pose a threat to your well-being if they aren't properly maintained. To prevent these problems from occurring, hire your local HVAC technician to inspect these components of your furnace before the start of every winter season:
When choosing a new dishwasher for your home, there are three main factors to consider: dishwasher type, capacity and features. By thinking about these three factors in advance, you'll be better-prepared to make a decision when you visit the appliance store. The following questions and answers briefly explain what these three factors really entail. What type of dishwasher do you need? The type of dishwasher installation needed for your kitchen is the first factor to consider.
Much of the United States experiences extremes in weather conditions. If you're in the "snow belt" you get plenty of the white stuff piled on your roof, with perhaps a touch of freezing rain. The Pacific Northwest is subject to torrential rains, mostly in the fall and winter, but anything can happen. If you are in the market for a new roof, it pays to know the layers needed to keep your home warm and dry.