Top Five Preventative Measures for Home Appliances

With cold weather knocking at the door, I think it’s safe to say most of us, me included, look forward to enjoying many warm and cozy nights in our…


Fix Your Dishwasher and Save the Planet

We human beings generate a lot of waste.  That has always been the case; archaeologists learn much of what they know about previous civilizations by…


Why Extended Warranties Are a Bad Deal

  I recently came across a photo on Facebook, posted by an angry customer whose 18-month-old appliance needed $450 worth of repairs. The answer…


New tech Company Helped Me Fix My Fridge

It was a scorching North Carolina afternoon when I expectantly pressed the ice dispenser button on my fridge door.  The motor tumbled around as if it…


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Super Mom Fixes Washer, Saves Family!

Well… Neli’s beginnings wasn’t exactly that dramatic, but at the time it sure felt like it. How Neli Came To Be I, a mother of…


Your Next Appliance Repair May Feature A Technician On The Other Side of the Country, or the World

Tech on line As an online recruiter for an innovative new business, I speak to people from all over the country, and I hear many different takes on…


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What is a MERV Rating?

MERV stands for Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value. The MERV rating was developed by the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air…


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How To Best Load Your Dryer

Using a dryer is simple, right? At least, that's what we think. As technology improves, and home appliances get smarter, we sometimes forget the…


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How To Get The Most Out Of Your Dishwasher

Most kitchen appliances were invented for the sake of convenience. While many people understand how to use these convenient appliances, they don't…