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Appliances are a big investment and a valuable part of your home. Naturally, you want to keep them running efficiently and effectively for as long as possible. Here are some things you can do to help keep your appliances in good working order longer.


What You Need to Know About Garbage Disposals
What You Need to Know About Garbage Disposals

Posted On: October 25, 2022
The garbage disposer is the least glamorous of all the appliances yet could be the most convenient. You toss all the leftovers, even the tough ones like small fish bones, cobs, and meats, run some ...[More]


What Should You Pay for an Appliance Service Call?
What Should You Pay for an Appliance Service Call?

Posted On: October 21, 2022
What should you pay for a service call, and better yet, what should you expect from a service call? In this article, you will learn all about the average cost of repair. What You Should Expect f...[More]


Why is My Fireplace Beeping?
Why is My Fireplace Beeping?

Posted On: August 31, 2022
We’re guessing that you really enjoy your gas fireplace and what it adds to your home... the wonderful heat from it, the dancing flames and glowing embers, and especially how easy it is to use. ...[More]


Tips For Grilling in the Winter
Tips For Grilling in the Winter

Posted On: August 15, 2022
Cold weather does impact grilling. From the process itself to how the grill and fuel behave, aspects of grilling in the winter will be more challenging than summertime grilling. Understanding how cold...[More]


How to Clean a Grill
How to Clean a Grill

Posted On: July 26, 2022
How to Clean a Charcoal Grill Out of the many different types of grills, the varieties that heat using charcoal require the most cleaning. Keep charcoal grills in peak condition by cleaning them duri...[More]


How Long Do Appliances Usually Last?
How Long Do Appliances Usually Last?

Posted On: July 22, 2022
Your household size, usage, and upkeep will impact the life of your appliances. Quick Answers. How Long Do Appliances Usually Last? Washers, dryers, refrigerators, and dishwashers typically last 1...[More]


Ranges Cleaning, Maintenance and Odors
Ranges Cleaning, Maintenance and Odors

Posted On: July 13, 2022
You want your cooking area to be fresh and clean, starting with the range itself. Let's look at how you can keep it looking and smelling good. ODORS For gas ranges, gas odors When using the c...[More]


Refrigerator Water and Ice Dispenser Issues
Refrigerator Water and Ice Dispenser Issues

Posted On: May 3, 2022
A water and ice dispenser can be a really convenient refrigerator feature, but only when it’s working. Let’s look at some common water and ice dispenser issues, and what to do about the...[More]


What Do Your Dryers Noises And Lights Mean
What Do Your Dryers Noises And Lights Mean

Posted On: May 1, 2022
Your dryer is making a noise. A strange noise. Or maybe a light has started flashing unexpectedly. Let us help you figure out what’s going on. Clicking You’ll likely notice this the...[More]


What is make up air and why is it important
What is make up air and why is it important

Posted On: February 21, 2022
Unless you have HVAC knowledge, the term make-up air is unfamiliar. What is make-up air, and is it important? Make-up air is fresh air that has been drawn from the outside and recirculated inside. ...[More]


Should I buy a downward draft
Should I buy a downward draft

Posted On: February 21, 2022
If you love cooking and do it quite frequently, you know smells, steam, and smoke come with it. These things shouldn't be a problem if you have a range hood or other ventilation system. However, n...[More]


How quiet should a dishwasher be
How quiet should a dishwasher be

Posted On: February 14, 2022
The dishwasher is the one appliance you cannot do without once you've had one. Not only does it make it easier to clean up after a meal, but you are also saving more water and energy than if you w...[More]


Is black stainless steel worth it
Is black stainless steel worth it

Posted On: February 14, 2022
Black stainless steel appliances have become a popular trend in recent years. Let's talk about how black stainless steel started. Around the 2000s', kitchens started replacing their almond,...[More]


Should I buy a gas or dual 30 inch range
Should I buy a gas or dual 30 inch range

Posted On: February 7, 2022
When shopping for a gas oven for the first time, you have probably come across both gas and duel ranges. Which one you decide on depends on what you are looking for and how much you will use the oven....[More]


The difference between top load, front load and hybrid washing machines
The difference between top load, front load and hybrid washing machines

Posted On: February 7, 2022
Since the first-ever washing machine was designed, the washing machine has changed. Now, washing machines come in three styles: top load, front load, and hybrid. Some washers come with different wash ...[More]


What is a CFM rating and how much do I need
What is a CFM rating and how much do I need

Posted On: January 31, 2022
You more than likely haven't come across the abbreviations CFM in your daily routine. CFM stands for Cubic Feet per Minute. It's a type of measurement used to calculate the amount of airflow t...[More]


How many different types of water heaters are there
How many different types of water heaters are there

Posted On: January 31, 2022
When it comes to water heaters, there are five different types. Each of them does the same thing, and there are pros and cons to each water heater type.  Let's start with the most common w...[More]


How much does a new ac system replacement cost
How much does a new ac system replacement cost

Posted On: January 24, 2022
With proper maintenance, the average lifespan of an air conditioning system can be anywhere from 10 to 15 years. If your unit is getting close to the end of its time or have recently run into problems...[More]


How do I clean a glass oven door
How do I clean a glass oven door

Posted On: January 24, 2022
Ovens are one of the many hard-working appliances in your home. And for your range to correctly do the job, it needs to be cleaned regularly. The bottom, inside, outside, and yes, this includes the gl...[More]


Why is my gas oven burning the base of my food
Why is my gas oven burning the base of my food

Posted On: January 17, 2022
Gas ovens have become popular with homeowners because they can cook food more evenly than their electric counterparts. What also makes them popular is their stovetops can be used when the power goes o...[More]


Can I do furnance maintenance myself
Can I do furnance maintenance myself

Posted On: January 17, 2022
Regular maintenance should be performed at least once a year to keep your furnace running smoothly. By maintaining your furnace, you're not only keeping your house comfortable in the warmer and co...[More]


What is a professional range
What is a professional range

Posted On: January 10, 2022
If you're an avid chef or baker, you're probably interested in a professional range. A professional range, also known as a pro-style range, is a type of oven that looks like it belongs in a re...[More]


How much does it cost to heat a pool
How much does it cost to heat a pool

Posted On: January 10, 2022
Owning a pool comes with many expenses, and one of those expenses is heating. The cost of heating your pool will depend on where you live, how warm you like it, and how often the heater is running. Th...[More]


Why do I need to change my air filters regularly
Why do I need to change my air filters regularly

Posted On: January 3, 2022
During the warmer and colder months, your HVAC system works hard to keep your home comfortable. The longer your furnace and AC runs, the more often the filter needs changing. You should also change yo...[More]


How often do I need to tune up my furnace
How often do I need to tune up my furnace

Posted On: January 3, 2022
As the winter weather rolls in, the colder weather comes with it. Cold weather means that your furnace will be running more frequently, especially if your winter months are rough. And if you change yo...[More]


How to select an inground pool heater
How to select an inground pool heater

Posted On: December 27, 2021
If you own a pool, you know the best way to ensure a comfortable swim is a pool heater, especially if you live in a cooler climate. Pool heaters are available for all types of pools, above ground and ...[More]


What are the different pro range controls
What are the different pro range controls

Posted On: December 20, 2021
A pro range oven is a stove built like a commercial or restaurant-style oven but for the home. These oven styles are a good investment if you plan to do a lot of cooking and baking. These ovens are ty...[More]


What does HVAC stand for
What does HVAC stand for

Posted On: December 20, 2021
If your home or business uses a furnace and central air, you've probably come across the word HVAC. And you're probably wondering what it means and how it relates to heating and cooling? ...[More]


Why will my oven not heat up
Why will my oven not heat up

Posted On: December 13, 2021
It's a scenario nobody wants to find themselves in. They go to cook something for dinner or dessert only to find that their oven has not heated up. Depending on the type of oven you have, gas or e...[More]


Tesla and the future of HVAC
Tesla and the future of HVAC

Posted On: December 13, 2021
When you think of Tesla, you are likely to picture cars and not heating and cooling systems. Well, it's time to rethink the name as Tesla founder Elon Musk is starting to change the way HVAC syste...[More]


How to increase the efficiency and lifespan of your AC
How to increase the efficiency and lifespan of your AC

Posted On: December 6, 2021
If you have an air conditioner, you are probably are wondering how you can make it more energy-efficient and expand the lifespan. Depending on where you live, you probably use your a/c more or less of...[More]


How long do pool heaters last
How long do pool heaters last

Posted On: December 6, 2021
The best way to ensure a comfortable swim is to purchase a pool heater for your pool, and depending on where you live, you will probably use it a lot. Pool heaters can last anywhere from six to twelve...[More]


Why doesnt my thermostat work with my furnace
Why doesnt my thermostat work with my furnace

Posted On: November 29, 2021
Has this ever happened to you? You go to switch on your thermostat to heat, but your furnace hasn't kicked on. While it's best to contact an HVAC specialist, there are a few reasons why your t...[More]


Dos and donts of using an oven
Dos and donts of using an oven

Posted On: November 29, 2021
When using your oven, you probably aren't thinking about what you should or shouldn't do, especially if you have been cooking for a long time. But no matter how long you've been cooking, t...[More]


how do pool heat pumps work
how do pool heat pumps work

Posted On: November 22, 2021
If you own a pool, then you probably have something to warm it up, whether it's a heater or a heat pump. While a heater and a heat pump both do the same job, a heat pump works a bit differently th...[More]


Common issues with furnaces
Common issues with furnaces

Posted On: November 22, 2021
Just like any other appliance in your home, furnaces can run into any number of issues. And depending on the age of your furnace and how often it runs, it's possible to run into more than one issu...[More]


How often should I service my air conditioner
How often should I service my air conditioner

Posted On: November 16, 2021
Like a furnace, air conditioners, no matter the type of unit you have, require servicing so they can keep running efficiently. Neglecting regular maintenance will cause the unit to stop working before...[More]


What you should know before purchasing a new oven
What you should know before purchasing a new oven

Posted On: November 16, 2021
If you are looking to replace your old oven with a brand new one, it's always a good idea to shop around and do some research before making a large purchase, especially since ovens have changed ov...[More]


What size pool heater do I need
What size pool heater do I need

Posted On: November 8, 2021
If you have owned a pool for an extended period, you probably know the ins and outs of essential pool maintenance and the types of equipment you need to keep enjoying the pool throughout the summer se...[More]


What are BTUs
What are BTUs

Posted On: November 8, 2021
When shopping around for a gas range oven, you may come across the term BTU. And if you're not familiar with gas ranges, you're probably wondering what it means and how it relates to stoves.&n...[More]


How do dishwashers work
How do dishwashers work

Posted On: November 1, 2021
Dishwashers save you time by washing your dishes for you. But have you stopped to think about how dishwashers work? How do these machines make our dishes sparkling clean? For dishwashers to work ef...[More]


What you should know before buying a dishwasher
What you should know before buying a dishwasher

Posted On: November 1, 2021
When it comes to washing dishes, dishwashers can save you lots of time and even money. If you are thinking of buying a dishwasher, you should know a few things before going out and making that big pur...[More]


Why is my furnace blowing cold air
Why is my furnace blowing cold air

Posted On: October 25, 2021
It's a scenario no homeowner wants to go through. They turn on their furnace during the colder months expecting warm air but instead, it starts blowing cold air.  There are a few reasons w...[More]


Should I buy a gas electric or solar pool heater
Should I buy a gas electric or solar pool heater

Posted On: October 25, 2021
Swimming pools are an excellent way to cool down when the weather gets hot. However, sometimes they can be a little too cold. That is why it's essential to purchase a heater so you can enjoy your ...[More]


Fridge is leaking
Fridge is leaking

Posted On: October 18, 2021
If you notice a puddle near your fridge and it's not from someone spilling something, then the issue could be coming from various areas in your fridge. A leaky fridge can not only cause slips and ...[More]


What is a MERV rating
What is a MERV rating

Posted On: October 12, 2021
When looking at furnace filters, you probably have come across the word MERV. MERV stands for Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value, and this rating determines the type of particles the air filter will t...[More]


Is it okay to use my dishwasher every day
Is it okay to use my dishwasher every day

Posted On: October 4, 2021
After cooking a large meal, the last thing you want to worry about is doing the dishes. And one of the advantages of a dishwasher is that you can take time to relax as your dishwasher cleans your dish...[More]


Can you use a new microwave right away
Can you use a new microwave right away

Posted On: October 4, 2021
When shopping around for a microwave, over the stove, or tabletop, there are a few types to choose from. Once you've selected the style that suits your kitchen needs, it's time to take it home...[More]


What to look for when buying a new dishwasher
What to look for when buying a new dishwasher

Posted On: September 28, 2021
Are you looking to replace your old, outdated dishwasher? With several brands on the market, each equipped with several functions, choosing which one works best for your household can be challenging. ...[More]


Fridge making strange noises
Fridge making strange noises

Posted On: September 27, 2021
All fridges make noises, but it is the type of noise that matters. A properly running fridge should only make a soft humming noise. But if you're starting to hear different noises that are loud an...[More]


What is the most energy efficient type of dryer
What is the most energy efficient type of dryer

Posted On: September 20, 2021
There is nothing like hanging your clothes out on the line after they have been washed. Not only does this way of drying your clothes make them smell fresh, but it's also an excellent way to cut d...[More]


How often should I change my furnace filter
How often should I change my furnace filter

Posted On: September 20, 2021
Your furnace is responsible for keeping your home warm in the winter and cool in the summer. During those months, it constantly runs to keep the temperature of your home at a comfortable level, and be...[More]


Refrigerator not defrosting
Refrigerator not defrosting

Posted On: September 12, 2021
Picture this, you open your fridge for a cold glass of milk, and you find ice building up. You start to notice it's running a lot harder than usual, and it's making a lot of noise. This could ...[More]


Does my dishwasher have a reset button
Does my dishwasher have a reset button

Posted On: September 12, 2021
If you own a dishwasher, you know that it comes with many features and depends on the model more than one button. But what you're probably not aware of, because it may not be directly stated, is t...[More]


How long does it take for an oven to self-clean
How long does it take for an oven to self-clean

Posted On: September 6, 2021
Depending on the amount of food build-up, cleaning your oven can be a major chore that can take up most of your time and energy. However, depending on the age and model of your oven, it just may have ...[More]


What are the different types of dryers
What are the different types of dryers

Posted On: September 6, 2021
If you are in the market for a new dryer, you may come across a few different types, and depending on the setup of your laundry room, one of them may work best for you. The types of dryers are. ...[More]


What are the different types of ranges
What are the different types of ranges

Posted On: August 30, 2021
Are you in the market for a new range but aren't sure which one is the right one for you? There are three different types of ranges, gas, electric, and a mixture of both called pro-style. Choosing...[More]


Can you customize a refrigerator?
Can you customize a refrigerator?

Posted On: August 23, 2021
Fridges have changed since the invention of the electric refrigerator in 1913. Nowadays, these appliances come with all sorts of options, such as ice makers and water dispensers. And they come in diff...[More]


How often do ovens need to be replaced?
How often do ovens need to be replaced?

Posted On: August 16, 2021
Ovens have certainly evolved in the sense of all the added features, with options like a self-cleaning, dehydrator, a setting for bread, air fry, and much more. It's probably making you want to re...[More]


Why did my microwave stop working?
Why did my microwave stop working?

Posted On: August 16, 2021
Picture this. You just put a bag of popcorn in your microwave for your Friday night movie, and all of a sudden, the bag stops popping, and your microwave shuts down.  There are a few reasons a...[More]


Front load washer wont spin
Front load washer wont spin

Posted On: August 9, 2021
Front-load washing machines are becoming more popular in households, and like top load washers, they can run into issues, and one of the most common issues is that they won't spin. Here are a few ...[More]


5 Common Dryer Problems
5 Common Dryer Problems

Posted On: August 9, 2021
For homeowners, one of the essential appliances in their home is the dryer. And when used correctly, it can last a long time. However, no matter how carefully you use the dryer, it can still run into ...[More]


What is the difference between a range and an oven?
What is the difference between a range and an oven?

Posted On: August 2, 2021
When it comes to appliances, one of the most important ones is the one that cooks your food, whether it's a range or an oven. But wait, don't they mean the same thing? The answer depends on ho...[More]


Common Washing Machine Problems
Common Washing Machine Problems

Posted On: July 25, 2021
Your washing machine is often the most overworked appliance in your home, and you probably use it every day. And with overuse, you are likely to come across some issues with your washing machine. Here...[More]


How Do You Use a Dryer?
How Do You Use a Dryer?

Posted On: July 25, 2021
 It's a common question asked by teenagers and even college and university students, how do you use a dryer? While it may be easy for some to use, especially those using one for a while. Some...[More]


What Do Oven Symbols Mean?
What Do Oven Symbols Mean?

Posted On: July 20, 2021
Your oven most often used appliance in your kitchen, and over the years, it has changed since your grandparents and even your parent's days. Today, ovens are equipped with a lot more settings than...[More]


What to Look for When Buying a Microwave?
What to Look for When Buying a Microwave?

Posted On: July 20, 2021
Are you in the market to purchase a new microwave but are unsure of what to look for? With so many different models, it can be hard to choose the right one that suits your needs. Here are a few things...[More]


What Should I Look for When Buying a Dryer
What Should I Look for When Buying a Dryer

Posted On: July 12, 2021
Is your dryer nearing the end of its lifecycle? Are you a new homeowner in the market for a dryer but unsure what to look for? Here are a few things to consider when buying a dryer. Size: W...[More]


My Washing Machine is Dirty
My Washing Machine is Dirty

Posted On: July 12, 2021
Is your washing machine not cleaning clothes as it used to? Are you starting to notice an odor each time you open the door? If you answered yes, then it's time to clean your washing machine. Some ...[More]


Dishwasher Wont Start
Dishwasher Wont Start

Posted On: July 5, 2021
Dishwashers are a convenient way to do the dishes, especially if you have a family or are hosting a large gathering. And when it doesn't start, it can cause a lot of frustration. But before you co...[More]


My Refrigerator Stopped Working
My Refrigerator Stopped Working

Posted On: July 5, 2021
It's one of every homeowners' worst scenarios. Their refrigerator suddenly stops working. A broken fridge is more than an inconvenience, and depending on how long it has stopped cooling, it ca...[More]


What is the Best Type of Range to Buy?
What is the Best Type of Range to Buy?

Posted On: June 28, 2021
When shopping around for a range, there are a few things to keep in mind.  If you are looking to replacing an existing range, chances are you want to go with the same model as your old one. Ch...[More]


How Long Does a Furnace Usually Last?
How Long Does a Furnace Usually Last?

Posted On: June 28, 2021
Your furnace is one of the essential parts of your home. It helps keep you warm in the winter and cool in the summer. And as a homeowner, you are probably wondering how long your furnace will last?&nb...[More]


What Should I Look for When Buying an Oven
What Should I Look for When Buying an Oven

Posted On: June 21, 2021
Are you in the market for a new oven? With so many options to choose from, it can be hard to decide which one to buy. Here are a few things to look for when purchasing an oven. Size: The size of...[More]


Five Common Issues With Dishwashers
Five Common Issues With Dishwashers

Posted On: June 21, 2021
Owning a dishwasher can save you a lot of time in the kitchen, especially when you have a large family or are hosting a gathering with your family and friends. Not only do they save you time, but they...[More]


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