Home Repair & Maintenance

White cabinets with gold handles, skylight, wood flooring in a minimalist kitchen
Electric Radiant Floor Heating: Everything You Need to Know
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Air conditioner is installed outside the building.
Heat Pump or Furnace: Which Is Best for Your Home?
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air conditioning fixed to a wall
Heat Pump Maintenance: What You Can Expect on a Professional Service Visit
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Unit with bedroom, kitchen and office with wood floor, casement door, and vintage style furniture
Hot Water Radiant Floor Heating: Is It Right for Your Home?
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Two neutral-black chairs at a white desk. A vase with plant cuttings, a drawing figurine, a gold globe table lamp, and an abstract painting.
Minisplit vs. Central Air: Which Is Best When Choosing a New Air Conditioner?
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Air conditioning heat pumps
How to Maintain Your Heat Pump: A DIY Guide
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Paint tray, paint brush, paint roller, container of paint, and a paint bucket
Low VOC or No VOC? Here’s a Guide to Choosing a Nontoxic Paint for Your Next Project
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Ductless minisplit air conditioner in a minimalist white walled bedroom with white bedding and black accents
Ductless Minisplit: DIY Troubleshooting
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Air conditioner condenser unit
Troubleshooting an Air-Source Heat Pump
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HVAC heating and air conditioning units
The 5 Types of Heat Pumps for Home Heating and Cooling
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Air conditioner condenser unit
What Is a Heat Pump HVAC System?
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A Geocool geothermal heat pump
Geothermal Heat Pumps: A Beginner’s Guide
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A blue QuietCool attic fan
Are Attic Fans Necessary or Even a Good Idea?
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Aprilaire whole-house humidifier
How to Clean and Maintain a Whole-House Humidifier
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House water heating boiler with pump, ball valves and filters
What Does Boiler Installation or Replacement Cost?
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unfinished attic. interior work on the second floor
Attic Ventilation: Why You Need It and How to Improve It
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Technical room. Modern home, steam water heating system, gas boiler for central heating and cooling and hoover, vacuum cleaner machinery.
A Homeowner’s Guide to Choosing a New Boiler
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A Honeywell Whole House Humidifier Whole-House Evaporative Humidifier
The Most Common Whole-House Humidifier Problems — and How to Fix Them
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Home radiator heater on the white wall on wooden hardwood floor. Adjustable warming equipment for apartment and home
Need to Replace Your Home Radiator? Here’s What You Need to Know
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A Weil-McLain high-efficiency boiler
Are High-Efficiency Boilers Worth It?
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Indoor decorative and deciduous plants on the windowsill in an apartment with a steam humidifier, against the background outside the window of the city and multi-storey buildings.
Whole-House Humidifiers vs. Portable Humidifiers: Which Is Better for Your House?
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window with water drops closeup, inside, selective focus
Whole-House Dehumidifier Pros and Cons
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Closeup of gas water heater on a brick wall. Gas boiler in boiler room for hot water
A Homeowner’s Guide to Maintaining a Boiler Heating System
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Living room with wood mantel fireplace, round coffee table, wood armchairs with blue pillows, and wood flooring.
Does Your Home Need a Whole-House Humidifier?
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attic wood construction
How to Add Soffit Vents for Better Attic Ventilation
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House water heating boiler with pump, ball valves and filters
Home Heating: Understanding Hot Water Boiler Systems
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A white air exchanger
Balancing an HRV or ERV Air Exchanger — Here's What to Expect
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Ice dams and snow on roof and gutters
Remove and Prevent Ice Dams — A DIY Guide
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Solar Power
How to Replace an Attic Fan
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A TrueFRESH air exchanger
How to Clean the Filters and Core on an Air Exchanger
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Stairwell concrete buildings littered with debris of stones and concrete
What to Do When Reentering Your Home After an Earthquake — 12 Safety Tips
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Home problem, building problem wall cracked need to repair
How Much Does it Cost to Prevent and Repair Earthquake Damage? Here's What You Should Know
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Hands Applying Weather Seal Caulk to Window Frame
A Beginner’s Guide to Choosing and Installing Weatherstripping
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A white Energy Recovery Ventilation system
How Much Does it Cost to Install an Air Exchanger?
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An outdated gravity furnace with duct work coming out of it
Should You Replace a Gravity Furnace?
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Close-up of a digital touch screen thermostat
Thermostat 101: All the Different Types of Thermostats in Your Home
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