Remove The Cover

by | Oct 12, 2019

My wife and I bought our first house and within the first week figured out all three exhaust fans in our bathrooms were really loud and really broken. I, not being the handiest, avoided dealing with it and left it on my honey do list for about a year and a half.
 
That’s when my much handier Father came to visit for a weekend. Being eager to help his newly home-owning son with home things, discovered the exhaust fan issue.
 
He took off the cover, established each one was broken, and said I needed new ones. He unscrewed the one tiny screw holding them in and unplugged them. We went to Home Depot, bought the same model for $15 each, went home, plugged the new ones in, secured them with the screw, and it was done. No specialized knowledge, no exhaustive hours of diagnosis, no serious expense. He just removed the cover and looked at it.
 
The point being solutions can be simpler than they appear, if you just bother to try and find them.
 

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