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Avoiding Appliance Repair Scams
Posted On: March 6, 2021There’s nothing worse than having an essential appliance break down. From washing machines to refrigerators, there’s no doubt we rely on these units to make our lives easier. When you&rsqu...[More]
Common Reasons Why My Fridge is Too Warm
Posted On: February 16, 2021When your refrigerator is too warm, your food spoils a lot more quickly and bad smells are more likely to occur. Even when you turn down the fridge temperature, your fridge is STILL not cool enough. H...[More]
Washing Machine Maintenance Tips
Posted On: February 6, 2021Washing machines are forced to perform the tedious task of washing our clothes. From t-shirts to curtains, these machines certainly make our lives easier and better. Therefore, it’s important to...[More]
Microwave Maintenance Tips
Posted On: January 30, 2021Many people use their microwaves every day without giving a second thought to the maintenance they should be performing. Thankfully, starting a few good habits can have a significant effect on the lon...[More]
Why Did My Furnace Stop Working?
Posted On: January 19, 2021Your furnace stopped working and it’s freezing in your home - what do you do? Here are a few things you can try to get that furnace up and running again.
Clean Your Furnace Filters
If your f...[More]
How Often Should I Change My AC Filters?
Posted On: January 15, 2021Learning when to change your AC filters is an important factor that all homeowners need to keep in mind. Typically, it depends on a variety of factors, including pets in the home, your indoor air qual...[More]
Convection Ovens VS. Conventional Ovens
Posted On: January 5, 2021Understanding the difference between convection and conventional ovens will help you choose the right oven for you and even change the way you cook. The main difference between the two appliance is ho...[More]
Dishwasher Not Draining?
Posted On: January 4, 2021If you opened your dishwasher only to find a sudsy puddle along the bottom of your appliance, have no fear. All you have to do is follow these troubleshooting tips to get your dishwasher draining prop...[More]
How to Cook Food Evenly in a Microwave?
Posted On: December 28, 2020Microwaves are a convenient and easy to use appliance in every kitchen. Although it is used in most households, some people struggle to cook their food evenly. Pay attention to the following tips on h...[More]
Should you Repair or Replace your Appliance?
Posted On: December 27, 2020When your appliance is old and isn’t working efficiently, most people would decide to replace the machine rather than repair it. However, appliances often break before their time, making the rep...[More]
What Not to Put in the Refrigerator
Posted On: December 19, 2020When returning home from the supermarket, storing your groceries in the refrigerator seems like the most obvious thing to do. However, that’s not always the best course of action. Is the refrige...[More]
Freestanding vs. Built-in Ovens
Posted On: December 17, 2020When purchasing an oven, you may want to consider both freestanding and build in ovens to see which one will work best for your home.
Freestanding ovens are considered to be an all in one cooker, w...[More]
How to Buy an Air Conditioner
Posted On: December 12, 2020There’s nothing your home needs more on a hot summer’s day than a good air conditioner. If you’re ready to take a stand against the heat, you’ve come to the right place. Techno...[More]
Why is My Dishwasher Not Cleaning My Dishes?
Posted On: December 9, 2020It can be a huge pain if your dishwasher is not cleaning your dishes, and this could happen for a number of reasons.
Clean Your Interior
Whether it be grease, bits of food, soap scum, and more, ...[More]
How to Buy a Furnace
Posted On: December 4, 2020The furnace plays an important role in keeping your home nice and toasty during the cruel winter. That being said, how do you know which kind of furnace is the best for you? If you’re trying to ...[More]
Water Heater Keeps Shutting Off
Posted On: December 2, 2020There’s nothing worse than stepping into the shower and having no hot water. A water heater works by collecting water at the bottom of the unit. Once the water is heated by a gas flame or electr...[More]
How to Buy a Washer
Posted On: November 28, 2020Nobody likes dirty laundry, but buying a new and reliable washing machine can help ease your conscience. Of course, this is easier said than done. What kind of washing machine is best suited for you? ...[More]
Why Is My Furnace Making Strange Noises
Posted On: November 23, 2020If you are hearing strange noises coming from your furnace, there could be a couple of reasons why this might be happening.
Air filters prevent dust, lint, and hair from building up ...[More]
How to Buy a Refrigerator
Posted On: November 21, 2020Buying the right refrigerator is important. If you pick the wrong model, you’ll have to live with it for years, maybe even longer. Don’t worry, all you need to do is plan properly. Today w...[More]
Refrigerator Food Storage Hacks: How to Keep Food Fresh For Longer
Posted On: November 17, 2020There’s nothing worse than throwing away perfectly good food, which could have been avoided if using proper storage techniques. Whether it be produce, dairy, or meat, there are some easy tricks ...[More]
How to Buy a Microwave
Posted On: November 14, 2020For most people, buying the right microwave is essential for the kitchen. Whether it’s your first home or if your old model needs an upgrade, you need to choose carefully. Today we’ll be a...[More]
Why Do My Clothes Take So Long to Dry?
Posted On: November 8, 2020Are your clothes taking too long to dry? Investigate these three areas to find out why.
Check Your Lint Trap
Make it a regular practice to clean out your lint trap after every use. If too much l...[More]
How to Buy a Range
Posted On: November 7, 2020The range is considered to be the centrepiece of any kitchen, but with so many options, how can you possibly decide? Should it be gas or electric? What size should it be? What model? Well, read on to ...[More]
How to Buy a Dishwasher
Posted On: October 31, 2020Searching for a new dishwasher can be stressful, with a bunch of models having the same height and width with seemingly interchangeable features. If you’ve been using the same old dishwasher for...[More]
3 Reasons Why Your Microwave Won’t Heat
Posted On: October 25, 2020Has your microwave stopped working properly? Has it stopped heating up your food and you don’t know why? There are a couple reasons why this could be happening.
Replace Your High Voltage Diod...[More]
How to Load the Dishwasher
Posted On: October 24, 2020Dishwashers have to be one of the most hardworking appliances found in the kitchen. If you have the right brand, your appliance should deliver sparkling results every time. However, even the most high...[More]
Laundry Tips for Keeping Your Clothes Smelling Fresh
Posted On: October 19, 2020Are you having issues keeping your laundry smelling fresh and clean? Luckily, we've got some tips for you that can help!
Don't Overfill: If you overstuff your washing machine, there may not be enou...[More]
Is Microwaving Food Bad For You?
Posted On: October 13, 2020Some people say that microwaving food is bad for you and may lead to a loss of nutritional value. There are, in fact, some harmful impacts to microwaving food if done incorrectly.
For instance, hea...[More]
Preventing Dryer Fires
Posted On: October 9, 2020According to the National Fire Protection Association, firefighters all around the country responds to roughly 14,000 house fires caused by clothes dryers every year. Read on to ensure you don’t...[More]
How to Clean Your Dishwasher?
Posted On: October 4, 2020It may seem that every time you run your dishwasher, it “cleans itself” but that is unfortunately not the case.
Bacteria and germs can buildup over time if not cleaned regularly, such a...[More]
Oven Cleaning Options
Posted On: October 3, 2020Despite our best efforts, we all have experienced a mess in the oven one way or the other. Whether it’s cheese melting off a pizza, or a cobbler oozing over the baking sheet, spills can leave qu...[More]
What Happens When You Unplug Your Refrigerator?
Posted On: September 27, 2020While many appliances can be unplugged without repercussions, unplugging your refrigerator is a different story.
If you unplug, then immediately replug your refrigerator back in, you...[More]
Preventing Oven Smoke
Posted On: September 26, 2020Smoke emanating from the oven is serious business. Whether it’s a light haze or dark plumes, this should never be ignored. Read on to learn all about the common causes of a smoking oven and how ...[More]
How to Clean the Microwave
Posted On: September 13, 2020It doesn’t take much to turn a sparkling clean microwave into a disgusting, smelly mess. It could be from a round of leftovers or a burnt bag of popcorn. The secret to keeping your microwave cle...[More]
Pros and Cons of a Stackable Wash and Dryer
Posted On: September 8, 2020To some, the laundry room is practically a second home. However, when moving into a new home you have a big decision to make. Should you get a stackable washer and dryer set along with your other unit...[More]
Stopping Cross-Contamination in the Refrigerator
Posted On: August 30, 2020Storing your food properly is essential for food safety, especially if you’re in the restaurant business. Learn how you can prevent cross-contamination inside your refrigerator.
What is Cross...[More]
Kitchen Fire Safety
Posted On: August 24, 2020It’s no secret that cooking can be a demanding task. When you’re rushing around the kitchen, you probably don’t have a lot of time to settle down and think about fire safety. Roughly...[More]
Keeping Your Child Safe Around the Washer
Posted On: August 15, 2020It's become pretty obvious that children learn by example. So when your child sees you loading the washing machine, their curious minds begin to wander. In the wrong hands, this household chore co...[More]
How to properly use a dryer
Posted On: August 9, 2020Many people view the automatic clothes dryer as a necessity to everyday life, alongside the washing machine. Some areas don’t tolerate outdoor clotheslines, and dryer racks aren’t the best...[More]
What not to put in your microwave
Posted On: August 2, 2020Microwaves are pretty useful appliances. Between nuking pizzas and heating mugs of coffee, you use these appliances way more often than you think. However, there are some foods you should never, under...[More]
Whats the benefits of having a gas range versus an electric range?
Posted On: July 27, 2020When it comes to buying stoves, homeowners usually have two choices: gas and electric. People usually make their choice based on the kinds of foods they cook. However, there are a variety of differenc...[More]
Too many suds in your washing machine?
Posted On: July 23, 2020Do you think there are too many suds in your washing machine? Here are some tips and tricks you can use to help keep them under control. Remember, too many suds is a bad thing!
During the washing c...[More]