Appliance Care Articles & Tips

It’s always good to have someone handy around the house. Tightening a loose washer in the sink, replacing a broken lock or installing a light fixture on your own saves both time and money. But many home-repair tasks require a trained... Read more .

Are you thoughtful when it comes to appliance maintenance and cleaning? Or do you treat your fridge, dishwasher, oven, washer and dryer like dirt? It’s one of the most important relationships in your life. No, we’re not talking about your... Read more .

Too many suds in your washing machine? Watch this video for the most common causes of suds and tips for eliminating suds in your washer. When it comes to laundry, there can be too much of a good thing. You might think extra detergent means... Read more .

How can you decide between all the new trends in appliances? Take our quiz to learn which appliance trend you should try, from large LCD screens to metallic finishes. It’s an exciting time for home appliances. Technology is moving rapidly, and... Read more .

Is it OK to eat food past the expiration date? Discover what expiration dates mean, the meanings of sell by date vs. expiration date and how to read expiration dates on food. You may be unnecessarily tossing perfectly good food — and you’re not... Read more .

Do you know all the ways you can damage your refrigerator? Our interactive photo shows the most common causes of refrigerator repairs, from not cleaning your condenser coils to leaking gaskets. Today’s fridges may be Wi-Fi friendly and can tell... Read more .

View our list of common causes of a fridge that’s too warm and the steps to help fix your problem. Are your leftovers lukewarm? Did your milk go from fresh to foul in a matter of hours? You may want to check the temperature in your fridge.... Read more .

Is your dishwasher cycle running too long? Watch our video, which explains average cycle time, water temperature and helpful dishwasher troubleshooting tips. Does it feel like your dishwasher takes an eternity just to complete one measly cycle?... Read more .

Having issues with your food spoiling too fast in the refrigerator? Watch these five easy hacks for storage tips that will help prevent mold and keep cheese, bread, avocados, apples, berries and lettuce fresher longer. There’s nothing more... Read more .

Discover the most common dishwasher mistakes to determine if you’re cleaning your dishes correctly. Take our quiz about dishwasher rinse aids, type of detergent and pre-washing dishes to see if you’ve got some bad behavior to correct! If your... Read more .