Category Archives: house

Garage Siding Project

It was a rough winter. ‘ Was frosty out last week almost every morning. This week, spring warmth finally busted out with record highs in the 80’s. It was like a flip of the switch. So now I am going … Continue reading

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Record Cold

Wow! It’s very cold out. This is about the coldest it’s been since I’ve bought this place. Last winter was quite mild from what the neighbors have told me. It snowed about 4 inches of fluffy snow night before last. … Continue reading

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Improved Tap Water

I made a Youtube Video (on how to improve your tap water) on how to get rid of the chlorine before filtering your tap water for drinking. Sure you can just filter it directly out of the tap, but it … Continue reading

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RV refrigerator (Energy Hog!) Test Results.

Boy! These RV frig’s are not very frugal with energy. RM-2611 energy usage test results: time on station: 102 hours energy rate: $0.15 per KWHR control panel setting: 2 (medium low) power used: 16 KWHR est cost for 102 hour … Continue reading

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Company Leaves, Refrig Blows a Gasket.

Hey! I had a great time with my guests, Uncle Gary and Aunt Carol (aka Mr and Mrs Kahuna). When they first got here I talked them into trying some of my home-made Peach Champagne. I made this by brewing … Continue reading

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Electrical Tests on Quiet Refrigerator.

Startup refrigerator. Let run for about 2.5 hours. Check ref temp: 42 deg F. Check freezer temp: 15 deg F. Check 12 volt current draw when refer is on 120vAC and calling for cooling: 0.125 A Check 12 volt current … Continue reading

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Quiet Refrigerator Startup

I had to go up to Allentown to look at this fridge. It was all rebuilt and nice condition so I went ahead and bought it and hauled it home. I had to let it stand for a day cause … Continue reading

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