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5 Ways to Determine If Your Garage Door Needs Repair

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 09:01
There are so many things around the house that we hardly worry about and assume that they don’t really need to be repaired and are working fine. There are subtleties in everyday life that we fail to notice on a daily basis. Sounds poetic? Well, we were just talking about garage doors for now. We don’t really pay much attention to it, but there are so many circumstances that can cause damage to a garage door and requires professional repair. Here is a list of few ways to determine if your garage door is in need of a repair or not. Sudden Closure of Doors Your garage doors are heavy and that is no surprise. However, the mechanism is meant to withstand the weight of the door and keep it in its place whether it is completely open or partially. If you notice unwanted door closures, that is your garage door suddenly closing out of turn or not being able to bear its weight when partially open, it might be the time for a repair. This can get really dangerous. If the garage door ...

5 DIY Air Conditioner Maintenance Tips

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 08:56
Most homes are nowadays well equipped with modern home appliances. Regular service of any home appliance is very necessary at regular intervals for the proper functioning of the product and best of results in terms of efficiency and energy saving. Similar is the case with an air conditioner which needs to be serviced at regular intervals to keep the compressor in good shape and be effective at cooling. Proper maintenance will also ensure prolonged lifespan of the air conditioner. Negligence in regular service might reduce the efficiency and cause damage to the unit. Regularly Clean Air Filter Cleaning the air filter of your AC is one of the most important tasks and needs to be done more frequently than others. It should be done almost every month during the summer or when it is in high use while just once during the fall or winter. The air filter is usually located just behind the main frame AC and it basically filters the air entering. It needs to be cleaned when it gets clogged of ...