Appliance Care Articles & Tips

What’s the difference between a high-efficiency top-load washer and a traditional washer? What happens if you use regular detergent in an HE washer? More and more washing machines are designated high-efficiency. But what does that really mean?... Read more .

You might be surprised to learn that you’ve got a lot in common with one particular appliance in your home. Are you more of a fridge or a washing machine? OK, so you’ve probably never thought of yourself relating to any of your appliances, but... Read more .

Solve your biggest dryer problems with these hints and tips from our experts. Is your dryer shutting off early? Does it make strange noises? Have you opened the door after a load finishes running only to be greeted by a pile of wet clothes, or... Read more .

Our techs share the most common issues they encounter on repair calls when it comes to ovens and gas and electric ranges. If you’re making meals for your family, it’s a huge inconvenience when your oven or cooktop breaks down. You want your range... Read more .

How to clean burner grates, remove grease and how to clean a glass top — find out if these hacks really work! If you’re resolving to keep a cleaner kitchen, these hacks promise to help you save time and easily clean up your biggest messes. We’re... Read more .

Can freezing temperatures damage your home appliances? Should you turn off your heat before leaving for vacation? Here’s what winter weather can do to your appliances — and what you should do help prevent problems. Old Man Winter is here, and... Read more .

Are you a master chef? Test your cooking knowledge and skills on kitchen utensils and ingredients and answer common culinary questions to find out. How well do you really know your way around the kitchen? It’s time to put your skills to the... Read more .

Find out if these hacks to skip preheating, clean the inside of your oven and identify hot spots really work. There are a TON of appliance hacks out there — but how many of them actually work? We’re putting three of the most common oven hacks to... Read more .

Do walnuts really remove scratches from wood? Can coconut oil work its magic on more than just hair and skin? We’re testing three popular cabinet hacks to find out! Cabinets are a kitchen centerpiece — setting the tone for the entire room and... Read more .

Before you invite everyone home for the holidays, find out if your appliances are ready. It’s that time of year again. Whether you’re ready or not, the holidays approacheth. That means hosting gatherings for family, friends and colleagues. It... Read more .