This is the last step of our whole HVAC project, we replaced the whole thing! Before we talked about if you need to replace the HVAC in your home and installing a new trunk line. Now we are sharing the process we used to install an air duct to a room. If you just want to add an additional air duct to a room, this will help you see the process! THINGS TO NOTE: We are showing the process for our house, your house could be different. We are running our vents through the floor (ceiling could be ... Read More about Install an Air Duct to a Room
This was a tool I had for a couple of years before I really tried using it. The tool is called a Kreg Rip-Cut and it is used to rip/cut (like a table saw) sheets of wood. I wanted to share this amazing tool plus I figured out an easy way to use it! Some links in this post are affiliate link for your convenience, click here to read our full affiliate policy. Before I share all the wonderful things this tool can do, I want you to know that you need a circular saw to make this work. The ... Read More about The Amazing Kreg Rip-Cut
This is something I had no clue about and it's something you probably need in your home to be to code (if you don't have it already). If you have a furnace or water heater that vents through a masonry chimney, you should probably start thinking about a chimney liner. And here is how to install a chimney liner yourself. WHAT DOES A CHIMNEY LINER DO? Sometimes it is called a flue lining but what it does is directs the combustion products to the outside. Plus it protects the chimney walls ... Read More about Install a Chimney Liner
There could be a couple of reason why you need to install a trunk line for HVAC. The trunk is sized incorrectly so you need to replace it, building a home, or you just want too. Whatever your reasoning I want to share how to install a trunk line yourself to save you money. Because it could save you thousands! If you're wondering if you need to install a new trunk line or redo your HVAC, read this article to help you decide that. THE SIZE This is the most important step! The trunk line ... Read More about Install a Trunk Line for HVAC
Something that is very important in a home is a working HVAC (AC, furnace, and vents). When this is not working together properly, the house does not heat or cool the way it should (there could be other reasons too: insulation & drafts doors/windows). Something we noticed in our home after buying it was that the air was not circulating properly. And come to find out it was a combination of vent placement and trunk line sizing. So I would like to help you answer this question should I replace ... Read More about Should I Replace the HVAC?