Water Damaged Drywall Ceiling Repair - Second Cut with the Jab Saw

How to Repair Drywall Ceiling Water Damage

Water damaged drywall ceiling repair options with step by step instructions for replacing the damaged section and finishing the drywall. Water from the leaky shower drain dripped onto the basement drywall ceiling causing a fair amount of water damage. What appeared to be a simple stain on the finished ceiling is actually a hole on […]

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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 for routine seasonal maintenance. 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. Central Air Conditioner Routine Maintenance Routine inspection and maintenance is very important […]

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Leaky Shower Drain Repair FS

How to Fix a Leaky Shower Drain

How to fix a leaky shower drain by tracing the water stain on the ceiling to the shower, take apart the drain and replace the cracked shower drain body and rubber gasket. The repair cost about $30 for new parts. How to Fix a Leaky Shower Drain I noticed a water stain on the drywall […]

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Netflix Watch Instantly on TV FS

How to Watch Netflix Instantly on your HDTV

This tutorial explains how to watch Netflix Instantly on your HDTV by connecting your computer to the 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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Ubiquiti EdgeRouter DNS Security and Content Filtering Configuration Diagram

Ubiquiti EdgeRouter DNS Security & Content Filtering – Block Ransomware, Botnets, Phishing and Inappropriate Content

This tutorial explains how to lock down the EdgeRouter DNS configuration and force all LAN client requests to a DNS security & content filtering service to block ransomware, malware, botnets, phishing domains and enforce content filters for inappropriate websites. DNS Security & Content Filtering Benefits DNS is used by ransomware, exploit kits and botnets to […]

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Bryant Evolution 3 Ton Condenser with Leaf Guard Air Conditioner Cover

Old Central Air Conditioning Replacement with New Bryant Evolution High Efficiency System

My 17 year old Heil central air system was replaced with new Bryant Evolution high efficiency air conditioner and gas furnace. This project explains the brand & dealer selection, solicit quotes, cost comparison, warranty, ductwork upgrades and building permit process. This is a multi-part series: Old Central Air Conditioning Replacement with New Bryant Evolution High […]

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Central Air Conditioner Replacement - Green Heating and Cooling

New Bryant Evolution Central AC Installation

The old central air conditioning unit is dismantled and the new Bryant Evolution air handler is installed in the attic. Series index: Old Central Air Conditioning Replacement with New Bryant Evolution High Efficiency System New Bryant Evolution Central AC Installation (you are here) Bryant Evolution AC Condenser and Ductwork Installation Bryant Evolution Connex WiFi Thermostat […]

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Bryant Evolution Variable-Speed Air Conditioner Model 189BNV Installation

Bryant Evolution AC Condenser and Ductwork Installation

The new Bryant Evolution condenser (outdoor compressor unit) and sheet metal duct upgrades are installed to replace the old central air conditioning system. Series index: Old Central Air Conditioning Replacement with New Bryant Evolution High Efficiency System New Bryant Evolution Central AC Installation Bryant Evolution AC Condenser and Ductwork Installation (you are here) Bryant Evolution […]

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Bryant Evolution Connex WiFi Thermostat and iPhone App - Main Menu

Bryant Evolution Connex WiFi Thermostat & MyEvolution Smartphone App Review

Review of the features, operation, network security and data exposure for the Bryant Evolution Connex WiFi Thermostat and MyEvolution smartphone app. Series index: Old Central Air Conditioning Replacement with New Bryant Evolution High Efficiency System New Bryant Evolution Central AC Installation Bryant Evolution AC Condenser and Ductwork Installation Bryant Evolution Connex WiFi Thermostat & MyEvolution […]

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Insteon 2443-222 Motion Activated Floodlight Wiring Diagram

How to Wire an Insteon 2443-222 Micro Switch to a Motion Activated Floodlight

How to Wire an Insteon 2443-222 Micro On/Off Switch Module to a Motion Activated Floodlight for lighting automation. A while back I explained how to automate floodlights with an Insteon In-LineLinc Relay. This project explains how to do it with the newer and much smaller 2443-222. I purchased an inexpensive UtiliTech Motion-Activated Floodlight Model #75005W […]

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EdgeRouter OpenVPN - Create Public Key Infrastructure with Easy RSA

EdgeRouter OpenVPN: Create Public Key Infrastructure with Easy-RSA

The Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) is built for the EdgeRouter OpenVPN small office/home office (SOHO) network. This project is continued from the Ubiquiti EdgeRouter OpenVPN Server-Client Configuration Tutorial. Project series index: Ubiquiti EdgeRouter Lite SOHO Network Design Ubiquiti EdgeRouter Lite SOHO Network Configuration EdgeRouter Lite SOHO Network Firewall Rules Ubiquiti EdgeRouter DNS Security & Content […]

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