Attic Air Handler Components

How to Clean AC Evaporator Coils

Photo tutorial showing how to clean AC evaporator coils with no-rinse spray foam cleaner. If you’re not comfortable cleaning the AC evaporator coils yourself, at least you’ll what’s needed when calling a Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) professional.

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How to Watch Netflix Instantly on your HDTV

This tutorial explains how to watch Netflix Instantly on your HDTV by connecting your computer to your TV. I subscribe to Netflix and mostly watch DVDs on the plasma HDTV. Watching Netflix on a tablet or PC is nice, but there are times when I’d like to take advantage of Netflix’s “watch instantly” streaming internet […]

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AC Evaporator Coils - Front Cover Plate Alignment with Screw Holes

Close and Seal the Evaporator Coil Case

This project is continued from AC Evaporator Coil Cleaning with Pump Sprayer and Brush. Clean the AC Condensate Drain Pan The last project was getting lengthy so I’ll describe this cleaning task now. There was a film of black dirt or mold on the sides and bottom of the plastic condensate drain pan. I cleaned […]

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Outdoor AC Condenser with Top Panel and Fan Removed for Cleaning

How to Clean and Straighten AC Condenser Coils

This project shows how to clean and straighten the outdoor air conditioner condenser coils for better efficiency and cooling. The AC condenser coils need regular maintenance and cleaning along with the indoor AC evaporator coils because the condenser unit is other half a split central air conditioner system. The purpose of the condenser coil is […]

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DELTA Shower Valve Cartridge Replacement Part # RP19804

How to Replace a Leaky Shower Valve Cartridge

The shower head developed a persistent leak that was growing worse as if the shower handle wouldn’t completely shutoff. The leak wastes water and kept the shower stall wet promoting mold and mildew growth. I traced the problem to a worn out shower valve cartridge that was 12 years old and leaking. Replacing the shower […]

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Leaking DELTA Shower Valve Cartridge Replacement

How to Remove a Leaky Shower Valve Cartridge

The old and leaky Delta Monitor Series 1300/1400 shower valve cartridge is removed in preparation for installing the new cartridge. Remember the water has been shutoff to the entire house. This project is continued from How to Replace a Leaky Shower Valve Cartridge. How to Remove a Leaky Shower Valve Cartridge Remove the Shower Valve […]

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Install DELTA Shower Valve Cartridge RP19804

How to Install a Shower Valve Cartridge

The leaky Delta Monitor Series 1300/1400 shower valve cartridge has been removed. Next I’ll clean the shower valve threads and install a new shower cartridge, bonnet nut and sleeve O-ring. This project is continued from How to Remove a Leaky Shower Valve Cartridge. Clean the Shower Valve Bonnet Nut The bonnet nut holds the cartridge […]

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Adjust the Shower Valve Cartridge Temperature Setting

How to Adjust a Shower Valve Water Temperature

I replaced the shower cartridge on my Delta Monitor Series 1300/1400 shower and turned the house water supply back On. Now I’ll check and adjust the shower valve hot water temperature and take apart the old cartridge to see why it leaked. This project is continued from How to Install a Shower Valve Cartridge. How […]

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