Month: December 2015

Buying, Fixing & Installing a Central Air Conditioner

Are multiple room air conditioners causing your electricity bills to skyrocket? Or, perhaps worse, is your house virtually unlivable during summer because of the heat and/or humidity? Maybe it’s time to consider central air conditioning. Central air conditioning, also called “central air” in the United States and “air-con” in the United Kingdom, is a system […]

House Windows — from Buying to Installing

Admitting in natural light, permitting views to the yard and beyond, providing natural ventilation—windows perform a number of critical roles in a home. And, because of the wide range of jobs they must do, sometimes simultaneously, house windows must be chosen thoughtfully and maintained with care. The work of windows is often complex; for example, […]