How Cleaning Your Lint Filter Can Help Your Wallet And Your Safety

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Many times out of habit when tossing our clothes in the dryer  we forget about one of the most important steps of starting the drying cycle, CLEANING THE LINT SCREEN! Though this may seem like a tedious step to add or remember to do before starting our drying cycle, forgetting to do so can hurt both our wallets and potentially our safety.

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What Temperature Should You Keep Your House? | Energy Saving AC Thermostat Tips

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Nobody likes being hot and uncomfortable when they’re trying to relax at home, which is why many of us have turned to Air Conditioners as the solution.  But what temperature should you set it to to beat the heat and avoid draining your wallet?  We’ve got a few suggestions and tips. Continue reading

Product Pick of the Week: WD-40

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You may have seen or heard before that the only two tools you need are duct tape and WD-40.  While that isn’t quite true, WD-40 is an incredibly versatile product which is why we’ve made it our Pick of the Week.

From preventing rust to silencing squeaky hinges, removing ink stains from jeans, and even just cleaning mud off of your shoes WD-40 has been recognized as having over 2,000 uses.  But what is it and where did it come from? Continue reading

How to Defrost a Freezer

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We expect our freezers to be cold and keep our food frozen.  But if your freezer is starting to look like the Arctic tundra, aka ice or frost has begun to accumulate on the shelves or sides of your freezer, it’s time for a manual defrost.  This is more common with older models, but can happen with newer frost-free models too.  Not sure how to defrost your freezer?  No problem.  Today we’ll walk you through how to do just that. Continue reading

Product Pick of the Week: Evaporator Fan Motors

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When you open up your refrigerator you expect it to be cold and for the freezer to be even colder.  But how does it get that way and stay that way?  In today’s Product Pick we’ll be talking about one of the components in the cooling process inside of your refrigerator: The Evaporator Fan Motor.  We’ll go over what the Evaporator Fan does in your refrigerator and share a few common signs it may need to be troubleshooted or replaced.    Continue reading

How the Summer Heat Is Affecting Your Home Appliances

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Warm summer days are the best for swimming and soaking up the sun, but the heat can also be getting the best of your home appliances. Extreme heat, summer storms, and power outages can damage your appliances and make them work much harder than they are used to. If you don’t keep an eye on your major appliances, they may unexpectedly break down or start functioning less efficiently.

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Whirlpool looking to increase student attendance with Care Counts Program

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“When we learned that child’s education could be at risk because they do not have access to clean clothes, we were determined to help,” said Whirlpool brand manager Chelsey Lindstrom. “It’s incredible to see how the simple act of laundry can have such a profound impact on student’s lives and we are excited to bring this resource to even more schools across the country.”

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