Author Archives: Fred Strahl

The Most Energy Efficient Appliances of 2020

Energy efficiency has become a growingly important feature when choosing an appliance. Whether you are trying to reduce your carbon footprint and/or save on your electric bill, consider these models:   Washing Machine – Electrolux EFLW42 This incredibly efficient washing machine made by Electrolux only uses 60 kWh per year, which is 15 less then […]

Appliances of the Future

In the last decade, everything in our lives has been altered by technology in some way. Some of the changes are subtle, and some are drastic. Most of these changes make our lives way more convenient, especially when it comes to technological advances in home appliances. And it’s only going to get even more convenient. […]

Most Reliable Refrigerators

Your refrigerator is the hub of your kitchen. It’s the center of your family’s eating and snacking habits and gets used all day long. When it comes to making a big purchase like a new fridge, you want to make sure you’re getting a reliable model. Here are the most reliable refrigerators available in 2020. […]

How to Recognize Dishwasher Malfunctions

Even the best-made appliance can malfunction from time to time. Luckily, for appliances like your trusted dishwasher, malfunctions are easy to spot. If you notice any of these telltale signs from your dishwasher, then it’s time to call the repair company.   Dishes Coming Out Dirty The first sign that something isn’t quite right with […]

Are Your Clothes Always Germ-Free After a Laundry Cycle

When we wash our clothes, we’re mainly thinking about getting them clean. Getting that dirt and grime off is obviously a priority, but what about germs? Most people assume clothes are getting sanitized when you throw them in the washer, but are they? Let’s take a closer look.   What You Can’t See If you […]

Appliance Malfunctions That Should be Addressed Immediately

No matter how well we take care of them, appliances break. It’s just a fact of life. Some malfunctions are easily fixed, some aren’t. So how do you know when you should call the repair company or when you can let it wait? Let’s take a look.   Broken Glass Any glass components on appliances, […]

Downloading Wash Cycles and More of the Latest Washing Machine Tech

We are living in an exciting time for appliance technology. Every year, more advancements are being made to improve the function and convenience of the home appliances we use every day. Today, let’s take a closer look at the newest washing machine tech, and the cool new options the latest models feature. Downloading Wash Cycles […]

Safety Concerns Created by Broken Ovens

Your oven is often the hub of your kitchen. It’s where all your family’s meals are prepared and it’s a centerpiece of get-togethers for the holidays. It can be quite an inconvenience when something goes wrong with your oven, and it may be tempting to continue using it if the problem doesn’t stop the oven […]

Benefits for Repair vs. Replacement

Home appliances don’t last forever, but many of them, like washers and dryers, are made to last. If you have an appliance that’s experiencing some issues, it may be less expensive to repair it, and get several more years out of it before it’s time to replace it altogether. Let’s take a look at the […]