Vinyl Flooring can be cut, dented by high heels, and torn very easily. Whenever you are moving anything around on the vinyl flooring, please beware that vinyl flooring can be damaged very easily.
Dishwashers require a water temperature of 120 degrees to break down the detergent. If you lower the temperature of your hot water heater your dishwasher will not perform as expected. Please read the instructions and requirements noted on the detergent you buy. Do not use any detergent that is not made for dishwashers.
Stainless Steel Kitchen Sinks can and will pit and rust if you leave SOS or Brillo pads resting on top of them or if you use them to clean the sink. Also, leaving metal objects that are not corrosive resistant will leave rust stains. Soft Scrub or Zud Cleansing Powder are recommended for cleaning.
GFI Electrical Outlets are the outlets in the bathrooms, in the garage, kitchen, and all outlets found on the exterior of the house, including patios. These outlets are designed to prevent electrical injury and will cut off power to the outlets. Once you notice there is no power going to these outlets, you will need to reset the breaker button found on one of the outlets. The most likely area to find the outlet with the reset button is in the garage or bathrooms, but if not found there check the other areas mentioned above.
Caulking is a very important maintenance procedure and must be done at least once a year to prevent damage to the following areas:
Replacing your AC can be a costly venture. Follow along with Warranty Manager Doug Riedel to learn some easy tips and tricks to keep your air handler up to par. First up...replacing your old air filters!
After seeing how easy it is to change your indoor air filter, Warranty Manager Doug Riedel shows us the ins and outs of keeping the condensation line free from mold. In other words, keeping your air conditioner running A-OK!
Interior home wall cracks are not the only types of imperfections that are possible. Another common issue is cracks in the shower grout. Warranty Manager Doug Riedel shows us an easy way to seal up the cracks with color caulking and avoid water intrusion.
Follow along with Holiday Builders' Warranty Manager Doug Riedel as he tackles how to fix exterior stucco cracks and corner blowouts that will keep water out of your home during the rainy season!
Holiday Builders' Warranty Manager Doug Riedel shows you how easy it can be to fix an annoying squeaky door!
When that annoying chirping noise starts, you know what time it is! The smoke detectors in your house need new batteries. It may seem like a daunting task, but Doug Riedel of Holiday Builders shows you it's just another drop in the bucket!
Ever have a plug not work in your household? There is a good chance that the circuit has been tripped. Holiday Builders' Warranty Manager Doug Riedel explains how GFCI outlets work and how to reset them when necessary.