Maintenance Articles & Tips

Is your dishwasher not getting water? Watch our video that covers common dishwasher problems and simple troubleshooting tips to get it working again. Your dishwasher can’t do its job without water. If your dishwasher isn’t filling with water,... Read more .

Use this fun and interactive photo to find out what’s covered in the Sears Whole House Warranty. From the furnace to the refrigerator to ceiling fans, the Whole House Warranty has you covered. Whether you live in a brand-new home with new... Read more .

Where there’s moisture, there could be mold. Keep mold out of your washer, fridge and dishwasher with these tips. Mold could be growing inside your appliances without your even knowing it. It can lurk in your washer, dishwasher or fridge — and... Read more .

From weather stripping to cleaning, giving your home’s exterior doors a little TLC may help extend their life, increase curb appeal and save energy. Your home’s exterior doors are workhorses, when you think about it. They’re on the job to help... Read more .

Watch our video for each step of an air conditioner spring preventive maintenance checkup, including inspecting the airflow, compressor, fan, motor and filter. Spring has sprung, and that means it’s time to make sure your air conditioner is ready... Read more .

Think you know your home appliances? It may be time to think again. Test your knowledge to find out! When it comes to home appliance care, you likely fall into one of two categories: You meticulously maintain them or ignorance is bliss. Sure,... Read more .

Easy cleaning hacks to tackle bad smells in your appliances. Does your washer smell like a wet dog? Do your clothes come out of the dryer smelling worse than when they went in? Does your dishwasher exude Eau de Dishrag? Don’t worry. These are... Read more .

How can you remove tough stains from laminate? What about water stains from marble? Does vodka really clean granite? Let’s test these hacks and reveal the truth. It’s time to stop ignoring that impossible stain on your countertops and give them a... 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 .

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 .