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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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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Why Your Ice Maker Is Not Making Ice

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You don’t realize how important your ice maker is until it suddenly stops working.  Instead of making a quick service call try these tips to save you from breaking the bank.

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Signs Your Dishwasher Is Dying

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On average dishwashers usually up to last 10 years. We often forget how important our dishwashers are until it’s broken and we are stuck washing our dishes by hand. A dead dishwasher is a huge inconvenience, so before your dishwasher dies you might be able to repair it. Pay attention to these signs your dishwasher might be dying.

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How To Drain Your Dishwasher

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Is your dishwasher not draining? The chances are, you might have a clogged drain. Over time all of the food and scraps we put into our washer will back up every once in a while.
If you want to unclog your own dishwasher drain continue to read more:

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What to look for if your dryer stops mid cycle

10453687_sA dryer that shuts off mid cycle can be frustrating. Here’s what to look for before calling a service man or trying to fix it yourself. Continue reading

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.

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How to Test an Icemaker Water Inlet Valve

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Water Inlet Valve. Dual outlet water valve used on some Whirlpool/Kenmore brands refrigerators with water dispensers and ice makers.

Testing your Icemakers Water Inlet Valve is not a common appliance occurrence. However some of the most common Icemaker problems do involve the Water Inlet Valve. So, we thought it would be a good idea for you to know how to safely test your Water Inlet Valve! Continue reading

Prolonging Your Dishwasher’s Life

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Your dishwasher is probably the second most used appliance in your home, next to your refrigerator. If you aren’t taking proper care of your dishwasher, it won’t last for as long as it’s supposed to. We’ve compiled a list of places to clean and precautions to take in order to sustain the life of your unit: Continue reading