Home & Garden FAQ

Why Is My Orange Tree Turning Yellow In June?
Use a good citrus fertilizer and ironite on your citrus trees, and water well. It have been extremely dry here in AZ for a long time and we are seeing a lot of trees suffering from drought stress because family do not water deep enough. "Filling...

Why Is My Passion Flower Wilting?
They probably need to be watered.you can tell by sticking your finger in the dirt and if it is moist it don't entail to be watered and if it is dry it needs to be watered. It was ok the day formerly ,it is well watered and looked very...

Why Is My Peace Lilly Leaf Black And Dried Up?
Could be salt build up, put the plant pot in the kitchen sink or bath tub (assuming it have holes in the bottom and you normally keep this holed pot inside another pot next to no holes) and run lots of room temp water through....

Why Is My Pumpkin Plants Leaves Turning Yellow?
I live in Newhall, California(southern Calif) I am growing my own pumpkins this year and they are doing good. But I may have a problem on one of the plants the leaves are turning sickly.Do I need to worry and how should I correct the problem and...

Why Is My Shower Head Leaking?
Washers , or seats valves need to be rebuild or replaced. It's not the head it's the valve Sorry forgot to tell you, it's the tap not shower head .ok Guess you didn't get 1st answer huh? Rebuild shower vave or replace it . It's not the shower...

Why is my toilet flushing and nourishing slower and slower?
Rental house toilet started flushing and filling more and more slowly, sometimes only filling the bowl partly way, tho the tank is full. Last year the septic technician said the drainfield was almost to dimensions. Could this be the problem or a mechanism in the...

Why Is My Tub Filling Up When I Flush The Toilet?
I am asking this question because this is happening in my bathroom. Help! Your drainage is stopped up and desires to be cleaned out by a plumber or if you know someone with a "rotor router" or a 'snake" you can do it...

Why Is My Washer Draining Out Of The Bottom?
Sounds like a serious problem, probably in the drainage hose. Have a repair man check it out, hopefully still under warranty

Why Is My Washing Machine Leaking Underneath It?
I have checked the hoses connected to the water and it is not them. Everything else is working it is just leak, and it is hard to get to the bottom of the machine. Sis a short time ago had same problem and she said drum...

Why Is My Washing Machine Leaking Water During The Spin Cycle?
There's a substantial leak during the spin cycle as it's pumping water. I've checked all the hoses and can't find a dribble. What's odd is that it doesn't leak, at the stage, where it's spinning after the dust before it fills for the rinse...

Why Is My Washing Machine Releasing Water?
When It's Done Spinning, A good amount of water leaks out of my swirl washing machine. It seems as if it is coming from below the machine. Sm no. 907026, I'm not sure if this is the model # or not but that was all the #...

Why Is My Water Brown Coming Out Of The Hot Water?
Is it a faucet you don't use much? We have that trouble in one of our bathrooms; it's stuff in the river that we don't see in other spouts because it never has time to settle in those pipes Water reservoir is full of corrosion...

Why Is My Water Heater Pilot Light Extinguishing Itself?
My water heater pilot light must constantly be re-lit. Most only just, it has been difficult to turn back on. Can this efficiently be fixed? If so, How? Leak or low on gas to keep it lite. Or could be faulty gizmo More than likely...

Why Is My Whirlpool Top Loading Washer Leaking From The Bottom?
Sounds to me like your pump is leaking. It could be maybe a hose as capably but normally its the pump leaking. I would start there. Sometimes you can receive a replacement gasket for them. Other times you must replace the pump. Check with...

Why is near a shrink fastening of sawdust at the substructure of my garage door?...
Yes, I am new. This mystifies me. I clean it up and next sunshine it back—almost the exactly the same. No bugs that I can see and why just there? If your garage door is wooden next that...

Why Is Recycling Important?
Recycling is important because it saves energy, reduce rubbish in landfill sites and cuts the cost of waste disposal. Recycling is a brilliant way to use your rubbish to spawn something new out of. For example your can of Coke could be used to make another can of coke once it...

Why Is Shower Cold?
No hot water due to bad water kiln or hot tun on valve at shower is either broken or clogged up. Turn off cold side and instigate hot and if water comes out but is cold then suspect something is wrong with the hose heater

Why Is The Air Condtioner Running But Not Blowing Out Air?
I am new to Bluritt and would like to ask a question but I am not sure how to flood in the ask question section on the site. The nouns conditioner might be turned on but it`s not on the "swing mode". Check...

Why Is The Breaker To My Water Heater Keeps Tripping?
It sounds as though your breaker may be getting weak. If it is newly installed the breaker may not be the correct rating. Most water heaters are 240v and require at smallest a 30 amp double breaker. If it is not a new installment then...

Why Is The Ground Brown?
It usually isnt, the normal for a ground is either green or bare copper which might be the brown you speak of because brown is a color thats used surrounded by 408 volt circuits