Troubleshoot your Dehumidifier

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A dehumidifier lowers the humidity level in your home by pulling moisture from the surrounding air.  Dehumidifiers make your home less susceptible to unwanted things like dust mites, mold, and mildew and they also help reduce irritation to your skin and respiratory system. If you have one of these handy appliances, but it starts to not work properly, it is most likely an easy fix. So keep reading to learn what to check for to get your dehumidifier back up and running! Continue reading

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HOW TO KNOW WHEN TO REPAIR OR REPLACE YOUR RANGE

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When your oven starts acting strange, it can become a hassle to figure out the cause of the issue. Before coming to the conclusion of a new oven, there are a few factors to keep in mind.

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How to Know When to Repair or Replace Your Clothes Dryer

Lint can accumulate inside the dryer, leading to conditions that could cause a dryer fire.

When your dryer breaks down, it can be difficult to know if it’s worth repairing or not. Before running out and buying a new appliance, here are a few factors to take into consideration. 

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How To Test Your Refrigerator’s Water Valve

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Has your fridge not been able to produce ice or dispense water? You might have to test your refrigerator water inlet valve. We have listed the steps to walk you through a quick step-by-step process on how to test your water valve.

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How to Dispose Grease and Oil Properly

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Everyone has a different preference when it comes to grease, whether you like to keep it for reuse or dispose of it. No matter what you prefer, you should never discard grease down the drain. Most of us don’t think about the consequences after pouring grease down our drain until your pipes get clogged and worst case scenario raw sewage backing into your home.

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Why Does my Furnace Turn On and Off?

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During the cold winter months, our furnace plays a huge role in our home. If you have a furnace that is working effectively then it will automatically cycle on when the air becomes too cold. When you have a furnace that frequently turns on and off it can be due to a short cycling.

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Why is my Refrigerator Noisy?

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A refrigerator that is making loud noises can be annoying especially if you live with others or rent an apartment. If you have a noisy refrigerator it can mean a number of things. The tricky part is figuring out where the noise is coming from. The longer you wait to fix your refrigerator it can lead to more damage. Here are some possible reasons why your refrigerator is being noisy.

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How to Remove Rust from Stainless Steel Appliances

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When you think of stainless steel, you would automatically assume that “stainless” would not stain, but in fact, steel will rust. When the chromium of steel comes into contact with oxygen, it creates a thin layer called chromium oxide. This layer covers the surface to resist stains and rust but if the layer is damaged it will lose its ability to resist. With proper care of your stainless steel appliance, your chromium oxide later will remain in good shape.

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Refrigerator Keeps Tripping the Circuit Breaker

14093810 - modern refrigerators isolated on whiteRefrigerators are typically one of the most used appliances that are in your kitchen. It’s a pain and disaster when your beloved fridge is breaking down, or in this case, tripping the circuit breaker. A tripping refrigerator can be due to various issues. While a tripped circuit can be annoying, keep in mind that it keeps more serious problems from developing.

Here we listed some issues that might be the reason why your circuit keeps tripping:

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New Year, New Me: Appliance Maintenance

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Get rid of those old 2017 habits and start fresh by taking care of your appliances in 2018. Forget about working out and cutting junk food from your lifestyle and make a resolution that you might actually stick to throughout the year. Maintaining your appliances decreases the cost of big un-wanted expenses. Increase the longevity of your appliances by following these steps to a repair-free year.

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