Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

Is Your Room Not Getting Any Heat? Here Is Who to Call!

What do you do when a room isn't getting any heat?  Karen added on a room that isn't having problems cooling in the summer. It's winter when there is a problem.  The room isn't retaining any heat!
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Baseboard Heater: How to Improve the Heat Flow

Hot-water baseboard heaters put out a lot of heat very quickly, as soon as the thermostat kicks on. Here’s how to dramatically improve the heat flow.
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How to Sand and Paint Without a Mess

Today's Homeowner Radio   Listener Questions  How to Repair Patched Plaster Walls and Ceilings Mia in Florida...

3 Last-Minute Ways to Prepare Your Home for Summer

During the summer, heat and sunshine can cause your utility bills to skyrocket and lead to wear and tear on your home. By taking certain precautions, you can minimize the damage and perform necessary repairs...
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Air Duct Cleaning: Scam or Worth It?

Whether you should hire air duct cleaners depends on 5 factors. Here's more about that, and how to avoid duct-cleaning scams.

How to Change the Air Filter in Your Home

It’s important to replace the air filter on your central heating/cooling system every one to three months to keep the system operating efficiently. Watch this video to find out how.
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Solved: Are Electric Baseboard Heaters Energy-Efficient?

Henry asks, “Are electric baseboard heaters a good way to provide extra heat for a home?”

Electric baseboard heaters are one of the most expensive ways to heat a home, but they can be easily turned off or down in rooms where more heat isn’t needed. Read on to find out more.
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PTAC Units: A Packaged Heating & Cooling Solution

Need a self-contained heating and cooling system? Consider PTAC units or packaged terminal air conditioners.

Ductless Air Conditioning: The Right Choice for Your Home?

Ductless split air conditioning systems are easier and more affordable to install than central AC, but are they right for your home? Here's what you should know.