Category: Repair Guides

When Your Hot-Water Is TOO Hot!

Thermostat If you feel like your hot-water is way too hot, before you call a professional, check the thermostat. Your water being too hot is usually the result of the thermostat being set at too high of a temperature. If this is the case, verify that your hot water heater …

How to unclog an AC Drain line with a Shop Vac

The condensate drain line is an important part of your air conditioning system. If this drain line gets clogged up your air conditioner will start to leak water inside your home. This water can cause extensive damage so the leak needs to be repaired as soon as possible. Luckily this …

Why is my water not getting hot?

If you step into the shower and are greeted by freezing cold water it may be time to look at your hot-water heater. Electric water heaters are pretty simple and almost anyone can diagnose the issues that can occur. Water heaters can have a variety of issues such as leaks, …

Why do I have no hot water?

If you turn on the faucet and the water coming out is cold something is most likely wrong with your hot water heater. Once you go through the list below you should be able to identify what is wrong with your hot water heater. The hot-water heater is not getting …

Why is my hot-water heater leaking?

A leaky hot water heater can cause lots of damage inside your home. There are quite a few things that cause your hot-water heater to leak and we are going to look at all of them below. Faulty temperature and pressure relief valve The temperature and pressure relief valve, sometimes …

Why is my hot water heater noisy?

Your hot water heater should not be the noisiest appliance in your house. If your hot water heater is making a lot of noise it has a problem that needs to be fixed. Below we explore the most common problems that can cause a noisy hot water heater. Low rumbling …

why is my water not getting hot enough?

If your water isn’t hot enough there are a couple of problems that can cause that. Checking each of the following potential issues should allow you to identify what is wrong with your water system. Hot water heater is too small To check if your hot water heater is too …

Why does my dryer make loud banging noises?

If your dryer just started making a loud banging noise it is probably one of three problems. Typically if one of these three things are the issue your dryer will still be turning on and heating up. Most of the issues that cause a loud banging noise inside your dryer …

Preventing dryer lint fires

Fires inside your home can be devastating. It is definitely worth it to avoid a fire at all costs. Dryers are one of the appliances in a home that can cause a fire and should be well maintained. Marty Ahrens, a spokesman for the NFPA said: “Dryer fires are responsible …