Troubleshooting Bad Odors From Your Dishwasher


If there is one thing that should not smell badly, it is the place where you place your dishes to be cleaned. Yet, it is not at all uncommon for a dishwasher to develop a rank odor for one reason or the other. While most people assume a foul-smelling dishwasher is mainly a problem with older models, even newer model dishwashers can develop foul odors if you are not careful. If you have been dealing with a foul smell every time you go to wash a load of dishes, you may be able to bust the problem with a few simple solutions.

22 July 2016

How To Troubleshoot A Refrigerator Fan Problem


If you run your own restaurant, then you likely have a commercial refrigerator/freezer in the establishment to help keep food cool. This type of refrigerator is necessary since it meets food, health, and safety codes. These refrigerators are also bigger and they are made with materials that help to control bacterial growth. Your commercial refrigerator is a heavy duty appliance that is made to withstand constant use. However, you may see some minor issues popping up that are similar to the types of problems you see from your residential refrigerator.

10 May 2016

A Homeowner's Guide to Air Duct Cleaning


In order to make sure that your HVAC system is always up to par, you need to be sure that you are doing all that you can to take care of the ducts. Duct cleaning is critical in order to make sure that you are able to protect your health, keep your home in great condition and protect your HVAC system overall. Follow these tips below so that you are able to get all that you can from your home air ducts.

3 March 2016

Fixing Common Blu-Ray Player Issues


Although normally quite resilient, Blu-Ray players can become subject to a number of issues that might require some form of repair. Repairing a home appliance, like a Blu-Ray player, can sometimes be a difficult task. If you have difficulty fixing any of the issues listed, it is recommended that you contact a professional repair person to fix the issue for you. Dust The main apparatus that works towards playing your Blu-Ray is a small optical laser.

8 February 2016

How To Quickly Install A New Cord On A Used Dryer


If you just picked up a used dryer that is in good working condition, but just needs a new cord, you should be able to easily install a new cord by following the steps below. Purchase A New Cord You should be able to pick up a new cord at an appliance or home improvement store in your area. You will need to know what length of cord you need and what amperage rating you need.

7 January 2016

The 4 Most Common Types Of Air Conditioning Filters


Air conditioning filters play a very important role in air conditioning systems. They are responsible for filtering out all the debris that goes through your system on a daily basis. They keep your system running smoothly, and they keep the air you breathe as clean as possible. If you want your air conditioning system to work effectively, it is essential that you change your filter every year. Before you go shopping for a new filter, make sure you know what kind of filter you have.

22 September 2015

Three Ways To Save Time And Money When You Need An Appliance Fixed


Having an appliance stop working properly can be a frustrating and inconvenient time, whether it's your refrigerator, washing machine or oven. One of your first priorities should always be to contact a licensed and reputable appliance repair company and arrange for someone to visit your home to diagnose and fix the issue. In the hours or even the day or two until the repair person arrives, it's often possible for you to perform some simple tasks that will reduce the time of the person's visit and thus, save you money.

25 August 2015

Learn How To Quickly Defrost A Freezer


If the door to your freezer won't close because of ice that has accumulated on the interior parts of it, learn how to quickly defrost it with the following tips. After the freezer has been defrosted, the appliance will be energy efficient and food that is stored inside of it will remain fresh.   Materials coolers  ice cubes trash bags vinyl tarps vinegar water  spray bottle towels pots of boiling water (various sizes) spatula soapy sponge Store The Food And Begin Melting The Ice

3 August 2015

When Replacing A Furnace Makes Sense


Having a heater that works correctly and efficiently in the winter months is very important. It gives you the necessary level of comfort and provides protection from the bitter cold. But there are many times when furnaces will stop working in one way or another. At this point, you will have to make a decision. Are you going to repair the furnace or should you replace it altogether? This decision is not always clear.

28 May 2015

Troubleshooting A Loud, Noisy Refrigerator


One of the most common issues people have with their refrigerators is noise. While every refrigerator will emit a low, humming sound, it should be fairly constant and blend into the background. If the refrigerator alternatively becomes very loud or starts rattling, there's likely something wrong with it. It may be operating fine now, but will likely break down later on. Check the Evaporator Motor Pull the refrigerator out and examine the fan at the back of it that is expelling warm air.

20 May 2015