4 months ago

UPDATE 1-UTX's Carrier recalls air conditioners, heat pumps

(adds details about recall)

WASHINGTON, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Carrier Corp, a unit of United Technologies Corp (UTX.N), recalled about 185,000 Mexican-made air conditioners and heat pumps because of the risk of fire, the U.S. Consumer Product read more...

4 months ago

Home Renovation: 3 Rules for Hiring Contractors

Oh, how the tables have turned.

Today, like the end of a Disney movie, you and your spouse are homecoming queen and high school quarterback, and those nail bangers are just praying you'll ask them to the dance. Wouldn't payback be sweet? < read more...

5 months ago

Double Digit Increases Predicted for AC Repair Costs Summer 2017

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Homeowners who need to add the widely used R-22 coolant (also known as

Freon(TM)) to their home's AC systems have found it to be a chilling

experience this summer, due to sharp price spikes. Senior manageme read more...

5 months ago

Granite Countertops Installation Considerations

Granite countertops are becoming a standard in most American households. In fact, they are also consistently ranked as one of the best ways to increase the value of your home. Granite countertops are easy to maintain, and they are among the most d read more...

5 months ago

Beyond Countertops The Many Uses For Granite

Did you know The Red Pyramid, the third largest pyramid in Egypt, is made of granite? The ancient Egyptians knew the value of granite, not only using it for heavy-duty building but also for door jambs and wall and floor veneers. Likewise today, gr read more...