How to Troubleshoot Your Broken Washing Machine

​​Do you have a broken washing machine? Perhaps the spin cycle doesn’t work, or the washer won’t turn on. Fortunately, some simple troubleshooting tips and tricks can help resolve the issue. Here are a few common problems associated with a broken washing...

How to Tell if you have a Broken Freezer

​​There is a good chance that the freezer is the most under-appreciated appliance in your home – until, that is, you realize that your freezer needs service or worse, you have a broken freezer. Many of us take for granted the important role the freezer plays in...

How Long Will My Dishwasher Last?

So how long does a dishwasher last? Dishwashers can last anywhere from nine to sixteen years, and the average useful life of this appliance is about twelve years. Of course, certain makes and models might have more issues than others, and others may even last longer...

Making Your Fridge More Energy Efficient

Have you been thinking about making your fridge more energy efficient? Most people don’t think twice when they open the fridge to grab a snack or stare off into space, hoping for something yummy to appear out of the blue. According to the Department of Energy (DOE),...

Common Household Repair Emergencies

Almost every homeowner will be faced with an unexpected home repair at some point. And while some of these repairs may be relatively minor such as replacing worn-out weather stripping on your front door. On the other hand, some can be downright urgent. Broken pipes,...