• Appliance Maintenance Tips For The Winter

    The winter season can see your appliances getting a workout, as you'll likely be indoors more often due to the cold weather, and may use certain appliances more often as a result. If you want to help your kitchen appliances get through the winter with no issues, here are some maintenance tips to keep in mind. Run the Self Cleaning Cycle Once a Month Many appliances have a self-cleaning option, including your oven and possibly your dishwasher or clothes washer. [Read More]

  • How Much Sleep Do You Need?

    If you are among the people who feel that getting a full night's sleep is a luxury, you need to reconsider. Getting eight hours of sleep, or more in some instances, is a necessity for maintaining your health. Missing just one night's sleep affects your mental function the same way being legally drunk does. Sometimes sleeping just six hours instead of eight has the same effect. If you want to improve your life, start getting a good night's sleep. [Read More]

  • How To Get Your Kitchen's Dirt Magnets Clean

    The kitchen counters and the front of the fridge are easy to keep clean with a daily wipe-down, but how about some of the other areas in your kitchen? For a room that should be kept as clean as possible (so as to discourage bacteria from jumping onto food), it's sometimes hard to picture the sheer amount of dirt, dust, and bacteria that could be lurking in your kitchen. If you're curious about what areas in your kitchen are the dirtiest (and how to clean them), then here's what you need to know. [Read More]

  • Electric Clothes Dryer with No Heat? How to Find and Fix the Problem

    Is your electric clothes dryer giving you problems? Does it seem to work but doesn't produce any heat? If this is a problem you are having, there is a good chance that the dryer is not getting an adequate amount of power or has a failing heating element. Below, you will learn how to test and diagnose the heating issue to make the necessary repairs. Test for Electrical Supply Problems [Read More]