Furnace safety and carbon monoxide

Furnace safety and carbon monoxide

http://www.homemedicusa.com/podcasts/FurnaceFluandCarbonMonoxide.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGot a furnace? You could also have carbon monoxide issues. If the furnace isn’t right your family will be at risk. Learn what to watch out for and what to do. Learn about furnace safety – before you wish you had known. Like other publications by The Home Medic, this podcast will help you keep your money in your wallet and your family out of the hospital – or the...
Central air and swamp coolers

Central air and swamp coolers

http://www.homemedicusa.com/podcasts/FurnaceCentralAirandSwampers.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSIt’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....
Fireplace options – how to avoid burning your home down

Fireplace options – how to avoid burning your home down

http://www.homemedicusa.com/podcasts/FireplaceAlternatives.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSFireplaces and their function have changed. Back in the day, grandma had a pot bellied stove that was the stove and oven. It was also the furnace. And at times it may have been the camp fire. Oh – and it was the heat source for cold bed sheets. Things have changed. In addition to coal and wood you can do pellets, gas, or even electricity as the heat source in your fireplace. Each of these has their strengths – and their potential dangers. If you’re considering a fireplace, this segment will help you learn the strengths and weakness of some of the many choices you have. Like other podcasts done by the Home Medic, this ten minute investment will help you keep your money in your wallet and your family out of the...
Furnace service: keep your family safe

Furnace service: keep your family safe

http://www.homemedicusa.com/podcasts/FurnaceServicing.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSLet’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.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSWe 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.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGot 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...