Author Archives: Fred Strahl

Items That Should Never Be Put in the Dishwasher

Dishwashers are incredibly convenient and make washing a sink full of dishes a piece of cake. However, some things just shouldn’t be put in a dishwasher. Some items could melt, break or even cause damage to the dishwasher itself. Read on to learn more.   Anything Wooden Wooden spoons, utensils with wooden handles, wooden salad […]

The Different Settings on Your Dryer

Even though your dryer has multiple settings, you’re probably used to using just one. Here’s a little info on all those other settings. They may not be the exact ones you have on your dryer model, but they’re most likely very similar. Hey, you may even want to switch it up every once in a […]

The Most Reliable Washing Machines

We rely on our washing machines, probably more than any other appliance in our home. Sometimes we don’t realize how much we rely on them until something goes wrong and we can’t use them anymore. Luckily, most washing machines are built to last. Here are some of the most reliable washing machines on the market. […]

How to Tell if Your Fridge or Freezer is Too Cold

Our refrigerators and freezers are meant to keep our food cold, that’s their entire purpose. But, they can get too cold, which can cause a whole list of problems, including spoiled food, burnt-out motors, and more. Here’s how to tell if your fridge or freezer is too cold, and it’s time to call a repair […]

Common Dishwasher Malfunctions

Our dishwashers are one of the most time-saving appliances we have in our home. In fact, you probably don’t realize how much you rely on your dishwasher until it stops working. Thankfully most common dishwasher problems are easily fixed, and most appliance repair companies are prepared for them. Here is a little more on the […]

Signs Your Oven is Overworked

Let’s face it, ovens don’t last forever. If your current oven is on the older side and you use it often, it just may not be able to handle regular use anymore. It may be time to throw in the towel and invest in a new oven. Here are some signs that your oven is […]

Most Popular Refrigerator Styles

Refrigerators have come a long way since the days of pastel greens and rounded tops. Today, refrigerators are all about function and convenience. Here’s a look at the most popular refrigerator styles and the benefits of each. Top Freezer The top freezer style refrigerator is the most commonly found model in American homes. The main […]

Top Dishwasher Models

In the market for a new dishwasher? With all the choices on the market these days, it’s hard to know where to start. We’ve tried to make it a little easier for you. Here are some top dishwasher models. Bosch 500 Series This dishwasher has a sleek stainless-steel look and an almost completely quiet noise […]

Air Dry vs Dryer

Doing laundry in the washer and dryer is the ultimate convenience, but let’s face it, not everything can be dried using heat. Sure, you can cut corners every now and then and use a low heat cycle, but certain materials should be air-dried only. Here’s more information you should know.   Jeans, Sweats and Towels […]

Popular Washing Machine Tips

Almost every American household owns a washing machine. Washers are one of the most helpful appliances in our home. In fact, we probably don’t realize how much we rely on our washing machines until they’re not working correctly. So to keep your washing machine working properly as long as possible, here are some easy tips […]