Maintenance Articles & Tips

Vinegar, bleach…and Tang? These are just a few of the magic ingredients to help get a clean, functioning dishwasher that will last. You might think that because your dishwasher was made to clean that it doesn’t actually need to be cleaned... Read more .

This year, resolve to get the most out of your appliances. Here are 12 appliance maintenance resolutions you can really stick to. Forget the new gym membership, the commitment to daily meditation or the promise to give up sugar. This year, why... Read more .

What causes a clogged dryer vent? Simply stated, a clogged dryer vent is caused by the build-up of lint in the dryer ventilation system. Many new homes built today have dryers located away from an outside wall. These dryers tend to be vented... Read more .

If you aren’t sure what’s in the air you breathe, you may want to have your home’s air ducts cleaned. Here are some tips to determine when to have your air ducts professionally cleaned. According to the National Air Duct Cleaner’s Association... Read more .

Help keep the fun going — and the accidents at bay — this holiday season with these home appliance safety tips. It’s all hands on deck when it comes to holiday cooking, from defrosting the turkey to storing the surplus of leftovers. But kitchen... Read more .

A simple system check-up of your Air Conditioning and Heating system prior to the summer and winter seasons can help safeguard your home’s comfort standards against breakdowns. Sears services ALL major brands and models of central heating and... Read more .

Sure, we all know it’s best to clean burner grates and racks as soon as possible after a spill — but most of the time, getting dinner on the table takes priority. Now you’re left with the sad reality of hardened gunk. Try plain, old dish soap and... Read more .

Follow our expert’s advice to help avoid accidents while using your lawn mower, chainsaw, weed wacker and other yard tools. Spring is in the air. Soon enough it will be time for all those outdoor chores you either love or dread: cutting and... Read more .