Repair Articles & Tips

Do you know all the ways you can damage your refrigerator? Our interactive photo shows the most common causes of refrigerator repairs, from not cleaning your condenser coils to leaking gaskets. Today’s fridges may be Wi-Fi friendly and can tell... Read more .

View our list of common causes of a fridge that’s too warm and the steps to help fix your problem. Are your leftovers lukewarm? Did your milk go from fresh to foul in a matter of hours? You may want to check the temperature in your fridge.... Read more .

The way you use your oven could be affecting the way it functions! View our interactive photo for common oven issues, along with simple tips to correct them and get your oven cooking properly. Admit it: You’ve put a pizza on your oven rack only... Read more .

Does your washing machine overflow and won’t stop filling with water? Watch our video for tips on troubleshooting an overflowing washer and how to check the drain hose to fix the problem. No one wants a flooding appliance in their home — and... Read more .

What appliances and systems are covered in Sears’ home warranty plans? What does the Whole House Plan include? Most people think about home warranties only when they’ve just bought a house. But home warranties are a good idea at any time,... Read more .

What should you do if your dishwasher won’t drain? Read the most common reasons a dishwasher won’t drain, including a clogged drain or kinked hose, and simple steps to fix this problem. Dishwasher Not Draining? Here are the top three reasons... Read more .

Is your air conditioning system not cooling or not working at all? Check out our interactive photo that helps troubleshoot five common AC problems. When it comes time to fire up your AC for the season, does your cooling system sound like a... Read more .

Is your dishwasher leaving white film on your dishes? Watch our video for simple tips to avoid and remove the white film caused by hard water. What’s the point of having a dishwasher if your glasses come out cloudy with white film? If you see... Read more .

These simple DIY tips from our dryer experts will help troubleshoot the reason your dryer won’t heat. They call them dryers for a reason. They’re supposed to actually dry your clothes. So when you’ve got wet clothes after running a load in the... Read more .

Discover the biggest mistakes made in the laundry room. Take our quiz about laundry detergent, lint filters and more to find out if you’re a laundry saint or a laundry sinner. No matter how many loads of laundry you’ve done in your lifetime,... Read more .