We explain how to diagnose why your AC unit smells so bad. Find the answer and get rid of that smell right away! ] Why Does My Air
Paul Cathro - Owner, Editor, Author
Paul took over tinyhousehugeideas.com in 2022. He's an ex-HVAC and refrigeration engineer by trade.
He's the main contributing author to the site and personally fact checks and approves any new content.
He's currently a stay at home dad and divides his time between working on tinyhousehugeideas.com and looking after his young daughter.
You can see some of Paul's recent qualifications here, here, and here.
Read more about his story and also that of the website here.
You can connect with Paul over on the contact page or directly by email at [email protected]
Browse Paul's published articles on the site below.
Browse by Category
The Complete Works (Most Recent to Oldest)
How to Check if Your AC Unit Needs Freon [Simple Guide]
If your air conditioning system doesn’t seem to be working as well as it used to, knowing how to check if your AC unit needs more Freon could
How to Clean AC Coils Yourself [Basic AC Maintenance]
Learn how to clean AC coils yourself with our simple guide. We explain how to make a homemade AC coil cleaner and how to use it effectively. An
How to Clean a Window Air Conditioner Without Removing it
A window air conditioner is one of the best ways to remain cool in hot weather, therefore it’s important to know how to keep it in top working
Cubic Cub Mini Wood Stove Review [Latest 2023 Version]
The Cubic Cub Mini is a teeny-tiny wood-burning stove with an impressive heat output of 6000-14000 BTU.It's the smaller brother to the Cubic Grizzly Mini, which is small
Cubic Grizzly Mini Wood Stove Review 2023
The Cubic Grizzly Mini proves that the best things come in small packages, offering up to 18,000 BTU of heating power in an H15" x W13" x D12"
5 Smallest Portable Air Conditioners in 2023
Get a compact portable AC that doesn't skimp on important features with our top recommendations.Portable air conditioners are a godsend when the weather hots up, and they are
5 Quietest Portable Air Conditioners [Essential Picks 2023]
Air conditioners can be surprisingly noisy devices, but they don't have to be. We recommend the quietest portable air conditioning units on the market right now. You'll find that
How Hot Does a Wood Stove Get? [Stove Temperature Guide]
Wood-burning stoves can get hot enough to heat a house, but too hot a temperature can make sitting near them uncomfortable.The ideal temperature for comfort is between 500°F
How to Control Wood Burning Stove Vents Properly
You need heat, fuel, and oxygen to make and sustain fire. While open fireplaces get oxygen naturally and burn fast, stoves have vents that feed a firebox, creating