When it comes to appliances, there are always things to do and not to do to keep the longevity of the appliance in tact. It’s the same thing for microwaves. There are certain items that cannot go into the microwave to help keep the appliances lifespan for as long as you can.
The end of Summer is near; therefore, it’s time for some clean up before the cooler air catches us off guard. This type of cleaning will help prep the house for the cooler weather,prepare you for repairing any of the important Winter, and prepare certain items for the next Summer season.
Since the grilling season is coming to an end, there are some safety tips to keep in mind when doing this outdoor activity. Although summer is almost over and grilling has been happening for months, there is never a wrong time to be reminded of safety for the person grilling or if there are kids around. Furthermore, this can help out next year when the summer time weather comes back around.
Whether it is your trust dishwasher, dryer or even refrigerator, any of these appliances can potentially catch on fire. While the chance of your dishwasher getting caught on fire is a lot lower than your dryer or range, anything is possible. Appliances have integrated into our everyday lives so we usually don’t think about their safety hazards. In order to avoid any damage to your home, it is important to be aware of these common safety hazards to protect you and your family.Continue reading
It’s almost the end of October! With that being said, did you know that October was fire prevention month? Its okay if you don’t but you should still follow these tips even after October ends to prevent a fire in your home.
Did you know more than 15 thousand clothes dryer related fires occur each year? Laundry is something we have integrated into our normal lives but following these dryer safety tips can help save your property and family from any dryer related fires.
With the colder temperatures drawing near, we will be scrambling for heat. Although we can simply turn on our heat in our homes, most also tend to use fireplaces as a main source of staying warm inside their homes. Wood burning fireplaces and natural gas fireplaces are commonly used throughout households all over the world. However, there are pros and cons of both types of heat sources. We have to take into consideration the look and feel, maintenance, convenience and our environmental responsibility.
We care about your safety which is why we try to keep you as updated as possible when it comes to appliance recalls. If you’re looking for past recalls, you can find them here.
On November 2, 2016 a recall was issued by CPSC on behalf of GD Midea for approximately 3.4 million dehumidifiers due to reports of smoke and fire. The recall applies to select 20, 30, 40 , 50, 60, 65, 70, and 75 pint dehumidifier models manufactured by GD Midea. Continue reading