Don’t Grab That Dish Soap!

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Dish soap is a detergent used to assist in washing dishes. It contains a mixture of highly foaming surfactants used for cooking utensils, plates, and other dishes. Dish soap has capabilities to fight odor and grease as well as get rid of any stains. Although dish soap has multiple uses, there are certain places that you should never use dish soap in.

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Make Use of Your Old Refrigerators

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Your refrigerator is the appliance used most in your household and for the most part the most expensive.  Typically the life expectancy of a refrigerator is 10 – 15 years depending on the brand and how you maintain your refrigerator. Once your appliance breaks, it becomes too costly to repair it and there isn’t much use for it. Instead of tossing your refrigerator out, here are some creative uses to bring your old refrigerator back to life.

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How to Prevent Appliance Fires

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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

Garbage Disposal Pros and Cons

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Are you thinking about getting a garbage disposal but not sure? A garbage disposal is a nifty machine that breaks down biodegradable food waste into tiny particles.  Having a garbage disposal is convenient but it might not be for you. Here we have listed the pros and cons of a garbage disposal

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Spring Cleaning: Your Master Pantry Checklist

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Spring is officially here which means opening windows and giving your home a deep clean. Spring cleaning allows you to clean out areas of your kitchen, such as your refrigerator, range, and microwave but that’s not the only thing in your kitchen that needs a little TLC. Your pantry is one of the most forgotten areas when it comes to cleaning. Cleaning your pantry will help you get organized and ensure your food is safe to consume. A clean and organized pantry is important maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

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Types of Freezers for Your Home

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Are you looking for a new freezer for your home? Freezers come in various types and sizes with different available features. Since most refrigerators already come with a freezer, you might think that you won’t need a stand-alone freezer. If you are one of those people who like to buy in bulk or prepare for extra dinner, your freezer might get overfull. Stand-alone freezers allow you to save your money and be very convenient and identifying the right freezer will allow you to have more storage space for your bulk foods.

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Spring Forward by Checking Your Smoke Detector

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It’s almost that time of the year when you have to move your clocks forward and clean your entire house. Besides doing the obvious, when was the last time you checked your smoke detector? These most forgotten devices are important in the early detection of a fire in your home. These can save your life when you least expect it to. Fires can occur at any time of the day so keeping alarmed is crucial in your family’s safety.

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