Central air and swamp coolers

Central air and swamp coolers

http://www.homemedicusa.com/podcasts/FurnaceCentralAirandSwampers.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS It’s August, and your family is dripping sweat. The mattresses smell like a boy’s gym, and the dog smells better than the living room couch. You’ve been thinking it might be time to invest in a cooling system. What should you get? What works best for the area you’re in? Maybe you already have a central air unit or swamp cooler in your home but your cooling bill is making you sweat instead. Don’t sweat it. Do listen to this podcast and learn what you can do to keep your money in your wallet and your family out of the hospital. You might even learn enough to make your home smell better while you’re at it....
Furnace service: keep your family safe

Furnace service: keep your family safe

http://www.homemedicusa.com/podcasts/FurnaceServicing.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Let’s face it: servicing the furnace is like spending money on a muffler. There’s just no fun in it. Still, if your furnace doesn’t get regular maintenance, things get ugly. A poorly maintained furnace can bleed your wallet like a toilet flushing stacks of $20 bills. Oh – and when things go for too much time? That’s when you have a crack in the burn chamber – and your family gets carbon monoxide poisoning. Learn how to keep your money in your wallet and your family out of the hospital. The Home Medic explains what to look for, what to do, and when to do...
Furnace Flues: silent death in the chimney

Furnace Flues: silent death in the chimney

http://www.homemedicusa.com/podcasts/FurnaceFluandCarbonMonoxide.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS We all have them: a furnace flue, a fireplace flue, or a water heater flue. One thing they have in common? If they’re not working right, they’re all kinds of dangerous. Yes, they all are supposed to be the exit ramp for carbon monoxide to leave the home. If they’re in good condition, you’re golden. If not? Let’s just say that things get ugly. Carbon monoxide can leave your fireplace or furnace, but not your house. When it stays in your home, your family is very much at risk. Learn what safety issues to look for, what to avoid, and what to do when something goes dangerously wrong. The Home Medic describes how to keep your money in your wallet and your family out of the...
Furnace Filters: filtering your wallet

Furnace Filters: filtering your wallet

http://www.homemedicusa.com/podcasts/FurnaceFilterTypes.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Got too much money? Wish you could flush more of it away? Just ignore some of the furnace filter you learn in this podcast, and you’ll be sending so much of your money to the utility company that your excessive money problems can be solved just like that! Or, you could learn from The Home Medic how to keep your money in your wallet and your family out of the hospital. Garth explains what furnace filter issues to avoid, where to place the filter, the best sizes and types. Filter the money leaving your wallet with these tips from The Home...
Furnace: keeping your heating system up and your bills down

Furnace: keeping your heating system up and your bills down

http://www.homemedicusa.com/podcasts/FurnaceEfficiencyandAirReturn.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS We all have heating systems – whether it be gas forced air furnace, a boiler system, solar, or a lump of coal in the basement. Having a warm home is great, but paying the big bill for it at the end of the month sucks. Poor maintenance can also result in dangerous conditions that can send your family to the hospital – or the morgue. Learn how to make the most of your comfort level while keeping that furnace and heating bill down. The Home Medic explains how to keep your money in your wallet and your family out of the hospital with a few simple tips on heating system...
Air conditioning: keeping cool without paying big bills

Air conditioning: keeping cool without paying big bills

http://www.homemedicusa.com/podcasts/FurnaceCentralAirandSwampers.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Air conditioning is awesome. It feels good to come in out of a 100 degree day into a comfortable home that you can just relax in. But if you don’t have your system running like it should? The bill you get will heat you up more than the outdoor temps ever could. There are a number of simple things you can do to keep your cooling bill down. Whether you condition your air with central air systems, with a swamp cooler, or with something as crude as a fan and a wet towel, learn what to do to maximize your comfort and minimize the money bleed at the end of the month. The Home Medic explains how to keep your money in your wallet and your family out of the...