How To Retrieve Your Missing Socks from your washer!

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The missing socks magician show is not the magic show you want to be part of. Since socks are such a small clothing item, they sometimes will end up slipping in between the inner and outer drum of the washing machine during the spin cycle. We can never be certain that your washer ate your socks but this is very likely and definitely worth investigating!

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What happens when you overload your washing machine?

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Let’s face it, no one likes doing laundry and there is nothing worse than having a mountain of clothing overflowing your laundry baskets. Our first instinct is to throw all our laundry into one load and it’s easy to do so because everything can squeeze! Many homeowners don’t realize overloading their washing machine can damage it and damaged the efficiency of your washer.

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Washers: Which Setting Should You Use?

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Washers feature different settings for a reason. The settings you choose affect the longevity of your garments. Find out what these settings on your washing machine mean for a good laundry cycle.

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Why does my washing machine smell bad?

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Ever go to switch a load of laundry from the washer to dryer and realize how bad your washer smells?! Don’t worry! Washer mildew and odors is a common complaint among homeowners and sometimes it’s caused by the detergent we use. However, it isn’t hard to get rid of the smell, through a few simple steps and changing your maintenance habits for your washing machine you can have it smelling brand new!

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How Do I Know When I Need A New Washing Machine Timer?

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Having an issue with your washing machine timer can be frustrating since it is how you control the way your machine functions. There are a couple of signs that would indicate whether or not you have a malfunctioning washing machine timer, and if so, how you can replace it.

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Why Won’t My Washer Spin? | How to Replace the Drive Belt in a Front Loading Washer

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If you’ve found yourself with a washing machine that won’t spin or makes a squealing sound when it agitates or reaches the spin cycle, you most likely have a damaged or broken Drive Belt.  Unlike some washer repairs, this particular job is relatively quick and easy and is something you won’t have to call the repair man about.

Today we have a short step-by-guide on how to replace the Drive Belt on most Front Load Washing Machines.  If you need to replace a damaged belt in a Top Loading Washer, you can find that repair guide here.  

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Why Isn’t My Washer Spinning? | How to Replace the Drive Belt in a Top Loading Washer

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You load the washer, let it fill, and then….nothing.  No one ever wants to have to deal with a broken washing machine, so when the washer isn’t working right many people automatically start to dread that they will have to call in the repair man, or worse yet replace the entire appliance.  Luckily, this isn’t always the case.

If your washer won’t spin at all or is making a squealing sound during the spin cycle, it may mean your Drive Belt is broken or damaged.  This is something you can easily fix yourself.  Today we have a step-by-step guide to Replacing the Drive Belt in most Top Loading Washers.

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