Understanding Air Conditioner Refrigerant Lines
26 April 2017
An air conditioning system relies on the coordination of a large number of different components in order to successfully cool the air in your home. While many people recognize the importance of the compressor, the condenser and the evaporator coil, fewer understand the vital role played by the relatively humble refrigerant lines. If you would like to improve your knowledge of home air conditioning installation, read on. This article will discuss the function of the refrigerant lines, as well as commonly experienced problems.
How To Remove And Replace A Washing Machine's Water Inlet Spout
16 May 2016
The water inlet spout on a washing machine is the access route for the water that goes into the machine's basin to wash your clothes. The spout, which is attached to a hose that is then attached to your home's main water supply, works to make sure the machine has water when it needs some but cuts off the water when no longer needed. A malfunctioning water inlet spout can lead to overly dry loads or excessive water that can't be corrected with the machine's normal agitation cycles.
Appliance Repair – Using A Multimeter To Test Electrical Currents
12 August 2015
When your home appliances aren't working the way that they should, you may consider trying to find out what is causing the problems. In order to do this, you will often need to use a multimeter device.
What is a multimeter device?
This handheld device is used to test the electrical resistance and voltage flowing through electrical connections and components. When testing for resistance, the power must be turned off completely.
DIY Do or DIY Don't: When to Tackle Home Repairs
15 July 2015
Do-it-yourself repairs can save a lot of money and also give you an incredible feeling of accomplishment. However, while some home improvement projects are easily accomplished by the average homeowner, others are better left to the pros. Tackling a project that is beyond your expertise level can lead to costly repairs later or even injury. Here are some common DIY projects that you can easily tackle and others that you should not even attempt.