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My ceiling fan is reversible. What setting should I use in the summer and what one should I use in the winter?
Use the down draft setting in the summer, and the updraft setting in the...
I’ve balanced the blade, but my ceiling fan continues to wobble on the high setting. How can I fix it?
The fan is probably wobbling because the electrical box that it’s attached to isn’t secured tightly to the house’s framing members. You need...
Why should I put a vent fan in my bathroom?
Bath fans help eliminate odors but also clear away steam that causes steamy mirrors and windows after bathing or showering. Walls damp with steam...
My ceiling fan wobbles, what should I do?
If a wood blade is warped, it will wobble. Correct this problem by installing adhesive-backed weights to the blades. Operating at faster speeds may...
Do I need to open any other windows while using a window fan?
Opening other windows allows a way for the air in the room to vent. To cool one room, run the window fan on intake and open a second window to act...
Can I plug my air conditioner into any standard outlet?
Check the voltage rating of the unit. Units with 115 volts (having less than a 9,000 BTU capacity) will not overload average house wiring. For...
How do I know how large of an air conditioner I need?
The BTU rating of the air conditioner gives you its capacity. To find what BTU rating you need, multiple the square feet of the room by 25, adding...
Where should I place my air conditioner to get the most out of it?
Place window air conditioners in a window that is shaded most of the time and will allow maximum air circulation into the room or rooms to be...
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