Tips & Hacks Articles & Tips

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 .

How knowledgeable are you when it comes to baking? Take our quiz that includes questions about baking cakes and oven tricks, and find out where you rank with top bakers. Do you consider yourself a master baker…or a faker? Are you convinced that a... Read more .

Has your washing machine stopped working or have you just discovered that it won’t start? Our video provides a simple checklist of common issues to look into — before calling a washer repairman. If your washer won’t start, there are some simple... Read more .

Did you know there are filters in your house that you’re probably not changing often enough? Our infographic shows how to clean or replace filters on a range hood vent, water dispenser and more. After a big cleaning frenzy, your house might look... Read more .

Are you misusing your dishwasher? Read the top reasons for dishwasher problems, and view our interactive photo for tips to correct the most common dishwasher issues like not using rinse aid, not cleaning the filter and more. Loading a dishwasher... Read more .

Does your oven or stovetop need cleaning or maintenance? Our video playlist offers simple tips and hacks to get the job done. Think of all your range does for you, helping you cook meals and treats for your family. But when was the last time you... Read more .

What steps should you take after your home has been affected by a hurricane? Follow our checklist for simple steps to assess the damage, including the roof, siding, appliances, gas line and HVAC system — and get your home up and running. The... Read more .

Does your laundry room feel like a mess? Our interactive photo offers laundry room organization ideas to clean up your act. A messy laundry room can make you feel more stressed about this chore. An organized one, however, could help you feel... Read more .

What can you do to prepare your house and appliances for a hurricane? Read the top hurricane safety tips for keeping your yard, roof, windows, doors and home appliances safe before the storm. Many people think hurricane damage is limited to those... Read more .

Are you looking for surprising life hacks — that actually work — to use in your home? Watch our videos where we test the top home hacks and share tips to simplify tasks in your kitchen, laundry room and other rooms in your home. Can you really... Read more .