Ceramic Cooktops—Making Kitchen Cleaning Easier


Ceramic top cooktops make the everyday clean-up in the kitchen a lot easier than other types of cooktops. Unlike the others, you won't have to spend your Saturdays ripping the stovetop apart to get the grease and spills out from under the burners. Unfortunately, the cooktops can become worn with time and develop a film of old food that prevents the burners from heating the surface evenly. If your stovetop isn't heating evenly, there are some things that you can do to undo the damage.

20 November 2019

Why Your Washing Machine Won't Turn On: 4 Troubleshooting Tips


Your washing machine is one of those appliances you could live without, but why would you want to? When this appliance breaks down, you have to lug your clothing to the nearest laundromat, which can be a chore in itself - where did all of those dirty clothes come from? When your washing machine breaks down it can be a catastrophe for you and your family. One of the issues you may encounter is your machine not even turning on.

27 June 2019

Tips for Creating the Perfect Balance of Air


The best way to ensure that a home has great energy efficiency and the HVAC system has strong performance is to balance the air, ensuring circulation is strong enough to make your home comfortable. HVAC professionals ensure your home is tested and adjusted for the best possible balance of cool and warm air. These tips will help you do what you can to balance the air in your home. Adjust the Vents Throughout Your Home

28 February 2019

4 Maintenance Tips For Your Washer And Dryer


Your washer and dryer are key to providing your family with clean clothes every day, but when's the last time you gave your washer and dryer a good cleaning? If you want to keep these appliances working properly for many years to come, regular maintenance is a must. Here are four tips to keep in mind that will keep your washer and dryer functioning as they should. Inspect the Hoses and Vent

12 November 2018

3 Keys For Appliance Repair And Ownership


If you're looking to get the most out of your household care, one of the best steps to take is to buy and maintain your appliances to the best of your ability. There are lots of appliances that you will want to add to your household, which also comes with a set of responsibilities. When you take great care of these appliances, they will give you excellent service in return, which can improve your quality of life.

4 September 2018

Moved Into A New Home With An Old Dryer? Two Common Problems You May Have With The Dryer


If you moved into a new home and the previous owners left behind some appliances, this can be very helpful for you. If one of these appliances is a dryer and the dryer is old, it may work fine for you. It could, however, start having problems due to its age. To help you, below are two of these problems so you will know what to do if anything happens to your dryer.

20 March 2018

How To Replace A Microwave Fuse


If your microwave quit running, it is likely because of a bad fuse. Microwaves are equipped with a fuse, which has a wire enclosed in ceramic housing. When the unit overloads, the fuse wire burns, but it saves important parts from damage. It is possible to fix this yourself, however; you must exercise caution, since microwaves use higher voltage than other appliances. Replace the fuse by following these tips. Prepare to Replace the Fuse

5 January 2018

3 Tips For Buying The Right Gas Furnace For Your Needs


As the weather becomes cooler, this is the time many homeowners start thinking about their gas furnaces, whether it is time to repair or replace the system. If you are considering a replacement, there are several features to help you select the right gas furnace. Think Big When choosing a gas furnace, the size of the unit will make a significant difference in its efficiency and effectiveness at heating your home.

19 October 2017

Professional Stove Repair: How To Know If You Need This


Since you most likely get a lot of use out of both the stove top burners and the oven portion of the appliance, you will want to know what to look for when it comes to having a need for professional appliance service and repair assistance. Here are some of the signs that indicate the need for professional help: Food Is Not Being Evenly Cooked In The Oven Your food should cook just as fast on the bottom as it does on the top.

17 October 2017

Repair Tips For A Clogged Laundry Machine Drain


After prolonged use, you may find that your washing machine does not drain properly. A number of factors could be responsible for this, so check out these repair tips. Finding the Clog The first culprit is lint and soap build-up, either in the machine's drain tube or in the drain leading from the washer. The problem could also be due to a faulty pump inside the washer. The first step is, therefore, to find out where the clog is.

3 October 2017