Frustrated with rampant humidity issues living in the south

When I finally saved enough money to afford it, I’m moving out to the mountainlands of the American west. I…

Essential oils helping calm me as I diffuse into air conditioner

I hate my new apartment and my coworkers say they’re starting to notice. I’m regularly short tempered at work and…

Love the smell of coffee as indoor air aromatherapy

There’s nothing better than the warm and enveloping feel of pleasant scents and aromas. Whether it’s candles, natural beeswax, or…

Finding mold in homes without consistent air conditioning

I have worked a number of different terrible jobs in my life—from retail in a large department store to working…

Fed up with poor performance of old air conditioner

As my parents carry on through their old age, I lend my hand around their house as often as I’m…

Curious as to what R-22 is and why it’s illegal to import

I’ll admit that I’m technologically inept, I know absolutely nothing about tools and repairs, and I couldn’t be any worse…

Considering options for second story house addition

It took several years to reach the point where I could afford to buy a house. I loathed living in…

Having issues with paint and oil fumes getting in garage air handler

I had been saving for several years to completely remodel my house from top to bottom. I wanted new vinyl…

Coolant leak quietly causes serious damage

I had always wanted to visit the mountains of northern Italy. When I managed to scrounge enough money together to…