2018 Being Frugal Finance Home Stuff

Install Arris TM822G Comcast Voice and Internet Modem Self Activation

We’ve been using the rental Modem from Comcast and paying $10 a month for the last 5 years. This year resolution was to buy a modem that works with voice and internet to replace the old one we’ve been renting. I’ve heard so many problems of people trying to replace the rental unit due to […]

2017 Home Stuff Pink House

Whole House Fan Installation

It’s been hot in the last few days, instead of getting an AC, I’m thinking of getting a whole house fan since our area is cool down very quickly after the sunset. There are 2 types of fans, direct drive and belt drive. The belt drive seems to be more work to install but quieter […]

2017 Home Stuff Pink House

How To Find-Stop And Fix Hot Water Copper Pipe Pinhole Leaks Under The Slab

The pink house is 37 year old, last month the water and gas bill almost doubled. The bathroom floor is extremely warm, and we could hear the water rushing somewhere under the floor. We called the plumbers, some didn’t even come since it’s under the slab, one came and recommended to re-run the whole pipes […]

Home Stuff Pink House

Payne High Efficiency Furnace NO Heat, No Fan But Fan Motor Works FIXED

Our 1979 Payne High Efficiency Furnace stops producing heat, no heat, no fan although the fan works. We thought it was the thermostat and we replaced one, but it wasn’t the problem. We pulled the ignitor and broke it in the process although it might not be the problem. We replaced the flame sensor also […]

Home Stuff Pink House

Fix LG Tromm Gas Dryer Not Heating Up

7/13/2016 The Dryer had no heat again, reset the switch and it failed in about 10 minutes. This time, I opened the filter and fan cover – it was amazingly dirty and clogged with lints. Cleaned and vacuum everything thoroughly, put everything back and it’s working ever since. 05/15/2016 The dryer has no heat again […]