Now That’s Scary! Your Washing Machine Could Be Making You Sick

Your Washing Machine Could Be Making You SickNot to overstate the obvious, but washing machines wash. Duh. With hot water and detergent agitating in the tub followed by a rinse cycle of clean water, you wouldn’t normally think of your washing machine as being dirty, right? Well, not so fast.

According to […]

Are Your Appliances Driving You (beeping) Batty?

Appliance Repair Waterford MichiganDon’t lose your head over this, but I came across an article recently that, at first glance, seemed rather humorous. In this day and age of electronics seemingly taking over our lives, it appears they are also creating a health hazard.

How, you ask? It’s the monotonous, dreaded […]

Making Your Old ‘Dumb’ Appliances ‘Smart’

LG Electronics Smart Thin QHave you ever considered buying new, ‘Smart’ appliances, but couldn’t justify the cost?

If you are like many homeowners, you are fascinated by the new technology that goes into them. We now have access to appliances that can ‘think’. While some of these technological advances are amazing, […]

How to Clean Your Front-Loading Washing Machine

How to Clean Your Front-Loading Washing MachineFront-loading washing machines are energy efficient and use less detergent than top-loaders, but they sometimes have a tendency to harbor mold and unpleasant smells. By giving your washing machine a quick clean once a month, you’ll keep your front-loader fresh, which means cleaner clothes, too. This […]

15 DIY Tips To Make Everyday Life Simpler

Use butter to prevent moldy cheeseI came across an article on answers.com that was too good not to pass along. I love the stories they print. It’s the kind of site where you can waste an entire day clicking from one story to the […]

16 Tips To Save Money In The Kitchen

Top 16 Ways To Save Money In The KitchenUnless you are in the top 1% of income earners, commonly known as one percenters, you probably are always on the lookout for ways to save money. Come to think of it, even the one percenters like to save money. Lets […]

Common Items That Should or Should Not Be Refrigerated

Common Items That Should or Should Not Be Refrigerated

(This information is for educational and informational purposes only and is not intended to be a substitute for professional advice.)

There has been a long standing debate as to what items should be refrigerated and which ones can be stored at room […]

Home Repair You Need To Do Now

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Many homeowners put off seemingly minor repairs. A faulty refrigerator can be expensive to repair and even more expensive to replace.

Most homeowners have a long list of repairs and DIY projects that they’ve been putting off. Like the image on the left. Do you think the homeowner has been […]

It’s A Bird, It’s Plane, It’s … Super Vinegar

Using Vinegar to clean appliancesRemember when we were kids, we would make a volcano with vinegar and baking soda just like the one on the left? No? Okay, maybe that’s a bit of an exaggeration, but it seemed that way to us. Of course, while we were giggling uncontrollably, mom […]

The Ultimate Gadget For Star Wars Fans

R2D2 RefrigeratorThis has to be the ultimate overindulgence for today’s pampered society, especially if you are a Star Wars fan. Sorry I can’t include an image, as they are copyrighted.

On a side note, can you believe it’s been nearly 40 years since Star Wars came out and they are still […]