Maintenance Articles & Tips

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 .

Watch these helpful videos to learn how you can keep your fridge maintained and clean to last longer, learn how long food actually lasts in the fridge, and more myths we bust. What’s the best way to store frozen food? Can you eat food with... 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 Realtor.com, Chris Granger, vice president and general manager of Sears Home Services, offers tips on the seven home maintenance projects to tackle in September. Advice includes cleaning and repairing the siding, checking faucets,... Read more .

In an article at Realtor.com, Chris Granger, vice president and general manager of Sears Home Services, offers a checklist of the seven home maintenance projects to tackle in July. Advice includes DIY shortcuts as well as tips for when to bring in... Read more .

In an article at Realtor.com, 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 .

Tips and hacks to help extend the life of your dryer, increase safety and make laundry day easier. Most everyone knows to clean out the lint filter every time you use the dryer, but there are several other important things you should do regularly... Read more .

The roof protects you and your home from all kinds of weather, bugs, animals and falling debris. Yet we rarely think about the roof until it’s too late — and then it can be a big investment. Since your roof can last up to 25 years with proper... Read more .

Maintain your home, one month at a time. New Year’s resolutions aren’t just for getting fit and eating better. This year, make a few resolutions for your home, too. Each month, resolve to complete one small home maintenance task, so by the end... Read more .