Maintenance & Repairs

My furnace went out and it is freezing. I have a warranty on the furnace through sears and called for an appt.?

Sears gave me an appt of 8 days out. I told them I was with out heat. Is that a normal time frame to wait to get your furnace fixed. I am afraid my pipes will freeze and me and my son.
7 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 1 day ago

Do you really have to have a gas furnace serviced every year?

I was told you never have to service a gas furnace but just want to make sure.
15 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 2 days ago

Should we install devices like smoke detectors and fire alarms in kitchen?

i am asking this beacuse it may cause false alarm and cause us fine what to do need suggestions?
20 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 2 days ago

What the hell is wrong with my gas fireplace?

I have a gas fireplace I have been using regularly with no issues. It normally has a slight whistling noise so I decided today to try turning the gas down. I turned it down enough that after a few sec ... show more
20 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 2 days ago

Furnace is not heating?

Carrier Crusader model 58dhc075 jc. When I turn thermostat to call for heat, the inducer fan kicks on and igniter glows red. After 3 times of glowing red the furnace kicks off. There is no voltage get ... show more
11 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 4 days ago

Can I still use my rigid wet dry vac after it was rained on?

I have a rigid wet dry vac and it was in my storage room which is attached to my house when hurricane Michael hit and took my roof off. It got rained on. I have let it dry out but havent tried to use ... show more
10 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 4 days ago

My attic has 3 huge raccoons living inside I seen them crawling out of the roof vents what should i do poison or safely remove them?

I went too the feed store and bought some "one bite bars" not sure if I should place them in the attic.
20 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 4 days ago

Toilet takes forever to fill back up after a flush?

I just replaced my toilet with a new one, and it takes forever to fill back up after you flush. You can hear the water filling up the tank and you can tell just by the sound that the water is running ... show more
8 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 6 days ago

What would cause my electric heat to stop working?

I have baseboards throughout my home, except for my kitchen, which has a couple of vents. I run on electricity for power, not gas. All of a sudden, it no longer gives heat.
9 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 6 days ago

Rubber ring for thermos bottle?

Hello, I have a question about a thermos flask. When you disassemble the plastic jug , you can take out the glass bottle. On top of this glass bottle is a rubber ring to seal the bottle off inside the ... show more
8 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 1 week ago

Question about garbage disposal?

My garbage disposal hums when I try to run it. It was jammed, and I took the tool and it now moves freely in both directions, but when I try to turn it on, the motor still hums. I've taken a va ... show more
12 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 1 week ago