Making Your Home Functional And Beautiful

Why Your Elderly Parent Won't Turn On the AC And How To Persuade Them Otherwise

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Elderly people are more vulnerable to heat stress than younger people are, so they benefit a great deal from air conditioning during hot weather. However, they may frustrate their children by refusing to run the central air in their house. If the temperatures in the home climb high enough, they can develop serious health issues. What can you do if your elderly parent does not like having the air conditioning running, even on hot days?…

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How To Recognize A High-Efficiency Furnace?

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The term highly efficient is a relative term. After all, if you have a thirty-year-old furnace that is only 55% efficient, buying an 80% efficient furnace will make it highly efficient by comparison. On the other hand, if you want a furnace that uses fuel as completely as possible, you need to look at the anatomy of the furnace. In particular, you should look for a modulating motor and a second heat exchanger.…

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3 Ways That You're Promoting Mold Growth When You Shower

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When you are ready to take a shower, you probably don’t think about undesirable things like mold. However, you should know that some parts of your shower routine could be promoting mold growth in your bathroom. Since mold growth in the bathroom can lead to respiratory issues for you and the other people in your household, this isn’t something that you should take lightly. Instead, you should focus on avoiding these common causes of mold growth next time that you take a shower.…

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