How To Keep Your Dishwasher In Great Shape


A dishwasher is a great time-saver. Moving into a home with a dishwasher can be a revelation for homeowners, who can now save a lot of time on kitchen chores. If you've never owned a dishwasher before, you may not know the best way to maintain it. Here are four tips that will help you keep your dishwasher in excellent condition for a long time: 1. Run your dishwasher at least once a month.

21 November 2019

3 Mistakes To Avoid With Your Air Conditioning


When it comes to your air conditioning, you need to make sure you are taking proper care of your air conditioning system. Not taking proper care of your air conditioning system can have a negative impact on your air conditioner, as well the quality of the air in your home. Mistake #1: Using an Old Thermostat Thermostats have made numerous advances, over the last twenty years. If you are still using a basic thermostat where you move the little red line to adjust the temperature in your home, you are doing your air conditioner and your energy bill a disservice.

2 July 2019

Is It Time For A New AC Blower Motor?


Cool, refreshing air is a must for many homeowners who live in warm climates. As outdoor temperatures rise during the summer months, an air conditioner can provide your home with the cool air needed to keep your living space comfortable. Your AC system is made up of many different components that must work together in harmony to produce cool air. The blower motor plays a particularly important role in the delivery of cool air throughout your home.

2 March 2019

3 Common, Yet Simple, Reasons Your Washing Machine Is Leaking


Laundry is a chore many people despise, but the invention of a washing machine and dryer have made this important task a bit easier. Unfortunately, issues with your washing machine may arise at some point in time, especially since they are used so much. If you notice water leaking around your washing machine, you may think it is time to replace this innovative appliance. However, that is not necessarily true. Many of the reasons your washer is leaking will only require simple repairs.

5 December 2018

Think Twice Before Storing A Chest Freezer Outside


A chest freezer is one of the best ways to store a large amount of food. By using a chest freezer, you'll be able to much more easily avoid trips to the grocery store. However, they can be rather big and you might find it inconvenient to store it inside. The question is whether you're able to store a chest freezer outside instead.  Why the Convenience Might Not Be Worth It

12 September 2018

An Appliance Guide To Start With


There are a lot of small things you can do to your appliances, or things that you can avoid doing to them, that can help them to stay in good shape longer. Some things you can do can even help to cut down on the monthly utility bills you incur. Here is a guide to dealing with your appliances: Wash full loads of laundry – Even though your washing machine has settings that allow you to set the water level for small loads of laundry, doing frequent smaller loads will have your washer working more and more often than if you held off and used it less for larger loads.

2 May 2018

Three Common Sources Of Washing Machine Leaks


Having your washing machine start leaking water all over the floor can be a bit disheartening. However, washing machine leaks are not always as hard to fix as you might imagine. There are three common places where washing machines spring leaks, and a few of them are actually easy to address on your own. Here's a look: Remember to turn off power to your washing machine before you begin inspecting it or attempting any repairs.

7 September 2017

Is Your Elderly Mother's Washing Machine On The Fritz? 3 Things To Do Before You Call For Repair


Your mother runs her laundry room like a professional cleaning company, yet even the best cared for appliances can still run into problems. While you may not know much about washing machines, she has called on you to check to see if anything can be done to get her laundry room back in working order. Since a broken washing machine can lead to serious issues such as house fires and water damage, it is worth doing what you can to get the situation under control.

7 September 2017

Should You Really Get That New Piece of Kitchen Equipment?


Outfitting a commercial kitchen isn't as easy as it sounds, and it's an ongoing process as you figure out what you really need to make things flow smoothly. When you do find that another piece of equipment might be a good addition, stop and evaluate the situation carefully. Sometimes whether you should get additional equipment or not isn't that clear-cut. Ease of Cleaning Any item you get has to be easy to clean.

15 May 2017

Ensuring Your Air Conditioner Chills Your Home Effectively


If you are purchasing an air conditioning unit to aid in cooling a room in your home during the summertime, you are most likely excited about the prospect in being able to relax in comfortable temperatures indoors when it gets too hot for your liking outdoors. To ensure your air conditioning unit provides you with the best possible efficiency-level, there are a few steps you can take after it is installed to make sure the cool air is not be wasted in any way.

26 April 2017