How to Repair: Self-Cleaning Setting on your Oven

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Did you know that some ovens contain a cleaning cycle on them? Over time your oven will get dirty and accumulate dirt and grease from cooking. Luckily, there a setting you can choose to clean your oven for you! The cleaning cycle setting will heat up the residue that is caked on and turn it to ash so you can easily wipe it off. However, certain parts in your oven need to be functioning properly in order for your oven to perform the self –cleaning. If your cleaning cycle is not working please check these parts in your oven! Continue reading

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Why Is my Dryer Making Loud Noises?

A Dryer that is making loud noises could mean a number of things. The tricky part is trying to figure out where the noise is exactly coming from. The longer you wait to fix this problem could cause more damage to your dryer unit.  Here is what to check in order to fix a noisy dryer. Continue reading

Why Are My Dishes Still Dirty?

To ensure that your dishes come out clean as can be follow these steps.

To ensure that your dishes come out clean as can be follow these steps.

Your dishwasher’s job is to automatically clean the dishes and utensils inside the unit. But, you notice that the dishes aren’t as clean as they should be. The solution can be simple as just cleaning the spray arm, filter, and float. To ensure that your dishes come out clean as can be follow these steps. Continue reading

Why is my Refrigerator Not Cooling?

The refrigerator had one job and it let you down. Your refrigerator is warm and your food and drinks are starting to smell and bacteria are beginning to grow. I’m sure it’s the last thing that you wanted to happen. Luckily, there is a way to fix this problem!

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DIY How to Remove Dents from Your Stainless Steel Appliance

33641100_s.jpgStainless steel looks really nice and clean in your kitchen right? What can go wrong with having a stainless steel appliance? Well, dents of course. No matter how careful you are with your appliance whether that is your stove refrigerator or anything else causing dents or scratches are hard to avoid.

Dents are a pain if you don’t know to how to fix it but don’t worry it isn’t necessary for a professional to take them out. Dents have a variety of shapes and sizes so there is not one method that would work for all. Here are some of the few methods we came up with you get rid of your dents

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Got the Case of a Leaking Washer?

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Having a leaky washer can be very dangerous when it is in use. It can be especially dangerous if there are leaking puddles on your floor because it can lead to accidents.

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Getting Your Appliances Prepared For the Holiday Season

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The holiday season is finally upon us. As family and friends gather at our houses we must be sure that everything goes right. This time of year also puts the most stress on our appliances. Whether it’s preparing all of our favorite holiday meals and treats in our ovens, storing them in our refrigerators and freezers and cleaning all of our dishes after the big meal in our dishwashers, we are using our appliances more than usual. So how can we prepare ourselves and our appliances for all of this holiday chaos? Here are a few tips to help us out.

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Is Your Refrigerator Winter Ready?

Is your refrigerator ready for winter? This may seem like an odd question, refrigerators keep food cold and winter is freezing so what would you need to do to get your refrigerator ready for winter? Believe it or not, refrigerators get cold to. Refrigeration systems that are kept outdoors or in unheated areas such as garage or basement fridges can be offset by the cold weather and cause your refrigerator to maintain undesired temperatures. However, there is an easy fix a refrigerator garage kit!

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How To Keep Your Refrigerator Clean

Keeping a clean refrigerator is important to keeping fresh food and efficiency. Your fridge is one of your most used appliances and needs to be taken care of in order for it to last the approximate 13 years that it should. We have some tips to help you get started in caring for your unit:

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Is Ice Forming Around Your Air Conditioner?

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As much as we love it when our air conditioner blows frigid air on a hot summer’s day,  a freezing air conditioner, or one showing ice build up on parts of the AC unit is actually a bad sign. If your air conditioner has ice forming inside or anywhere around it, that generally means that there is an issue with the unit.

Here are some easy DIY steps to solve your freezing air conditioner problem.  Continue reading