Washing Machines 101: 3 Common Reasons Your Machine Stops Working

A washing machine is a handy appliance that can be found in most homes. Every washer, regardless of brand, has four cycles: fill, wash, spin, and drain. Although each of these cycles are pretty basic, there are a number of issues that can occur. So what are the most common reasons for washing machine issues? Here are three. 1. Washer Doesn't Spin or Agitate A washing machine that doesn't spin or agitate is a fairly common problem. [Read More]

2 Potential Reasons Your Dishwasher Stopped Draining Properly

Dishwashers depend on a timed cycle that involves the timely release of adequate amounts of water to wash your dishes and then the draining of that water to avoid flooding. If your dishwasher has recently stopped draining properly, you might've ended up with a mess of stagnant water either on your kitchen floor or pooled at the bottom of the dishwasher. There are a couple problems that can potentially cause your dishwasher to stop draining properly. [Read More]

How to Extend the Life of Your Kitchen Appliances

Kitchen appliances—refrigerators, dishwashers, ovens, and the like—play an important role in our everyday lives and are considered major expenses by most homeowners. So rather than breaking out your wallet every few years to buy a brand-new appliance when you experience problems with a current one, it makes sense to troubleshoot, do some research, and make repairs as necessary. Keep reading below for a few tips on how you can effortlessly extend the life of your kitchen appliances. [Read More]

5 Things You Should Know About Your Refrigerator

Even though you use your refrigerator on a daily basis, there is a good chance that there are things that you don't know about how to best take care of your refrigerator and how you can enhance and change your refrigerator. Here are five things that you should know about your refrigerator.  #1 Your Refrigerator Works Best When It Is Full Your refrigerator functions most effectively when it is full of food. [Read More]