Sprinkler timer and sprinkler system design concepts

Sprinkler timer and sprinkler system design concepts

http://www.homemedicusa.com/podcasts/SprinklersTimersandSizing.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSA sprinkler system can make your life easier – or they can make you tear your hair out. It’s all about how it’s done. The brains of the sprinkler system is the timer box – and it’s that box that controls how healthy your lawn is, and what your bill is going to look like.  If you do your sprinkler system wrong, you can end up with mold issues and respiratory problems for your family. Learn how to get both: a beautiful lawn and a reasonable water bill. A healthy lawn and smaller bills are very much attainable. In this segment, the Home Medic explains how to keep your money in your wallet and your family out of the...
Fireplaces: keeping your gas fireplace safe

Fireplaces: keeping your gas fireplace safe

http://www.homemedicusa.com/podcasts/FireplaceGas.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGot a gas fireplace? Many of us do. They provide better safety than the old wood burners, more convenience, and you don’t have to chop wood or bring in spiders. But for all their advantages, gas burners can still have their issues. Unprotected or inadequately protected gas fireplaces can be a great start spot for children to burn your home down. And if it’s not that, then flue issues can result in poisoning of the air. Learn how to keep your money in your wallet and your family out of the hospital by taking some very simple steps. These are outlined in this...
Garage: car karma

Garage: car karma

http://www.homemedicusa.com/podcasts/GarageCarKarma.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThe garage makes a very handy place to store your car. Or perhaps that may your car, ATV, freezer, moving boxes, the power tools and battery chargers. Oh – and don’t forget uncle Charlie’s bicycle collection. Despite the beauty – or ugliness – that is your garage, there are just a few important facts you should know. These facts will help you avoid dangerous conditions and hospital bills. Keep your money in your wallet and your family out of the hospital with a little help from this podcast about keeping your karma good in the...
Garage: Heads up or be squashed!

Garage: Heads up or be squashed!

http://www.homemedicusa.com/podcasts/GarageDosandDonts.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSAh the garage – source of solace, home to projects. Some find it the best place to party. Your garage may be home to more action than anywhere except the kitchen. But what happens when things go wrong? Did you know that your garage door can resemble a guillotine? Many of us know someone who was killed or injured by a garage door. Don’t let this happen to your family. Learn how to keep your money in your wallet and your family out of the hospital with a few basic tips on garages and garage...
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...