Appliance Care Articles & Tips

Watch the best cleaning hack videos for easy ways to keep your home appliances, like the refrigerator and range, looking spotless and running efficiently. Some days, it can feel like your appliances turn on you. Do strange odors waft out of your... Read more .

Are your dishes not drying? Is there food left on them after a wash? Sick of spots on your glassware? Here are the most common dishwasher issues our technicians see — and how to fix them. Yikes! You ran the dishwasher to prep for your big dinner... Read more .

In an article in Apartment Therapy, find tips for maintaining the life and performance of your laundry machines, for both for the benefit of your appliances and the safety of your home. Read the full story at Apartment Therapy. Read more .

Washing machines need to be washed themselves now and then. This can help stop foul smells and even mold and mildew. There are some simple things you can do that could make a huge difference in reducing wear and tear on your washer. After all,... Read more .

In an article at Consumer Reports, you can find advice from Chris Granger, vice president of Sears Home Services, for what to do if you’r appliances have gotten wet in a flood. (Spoiler alert: don’t rush in and turn them all. There’s a risk of... Read more .

Read these tips from the Sears Home Experts before you decide. After a major flood, the difficult work of clean-up is fraught with decisions about what items to save or repair and what to replace. Your appliances, electronics and heating &... Read more .

How to prevent — and deal with — water damage to your washer, dryer, fridge, HVAC and other appliances. Hurricanes, tornadoes, thunderstorms, floods — storm season is the time of year when Mother Nature can unleash her fury. As you batten down... Read more .

Common mistakes and misconceptions about your household appliances, explained. Have you been doing your laundry all wrong? Is your HVAC system a mystery to you? Are you in danger of eating spoiled food in your fridge? You’d be surprised by how... Read more .

In an article at RISMedia, you can find seven essential start-of-summer home maintenance tasks–including shortcuts for how to fix, as well as when you need to call in the pros. The article features tips for maintaining your AC, pool, riding... Read more .

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the Sears Technical School to see how this one-of-a-kind learning experience helps deliver the best repair experience for customers. From the first online test to the in-truck ride-alongs and mentoring program, the... Read more .