Must-Do Home Projects That Can Save You Money And Maybe Your Life

file1521271603232Certain home maintenance matters are a given. But what about those not-so-obvious ones, and are they really worth it? Here is a quick breakdown of several home safety and prevention items so you can learn more about the protection they provide and how they might save you money down the […]

Slash Your Energy Bills With The New Heat Pump Dryer

LG 9kg Eco Hybrid Condenser DryerLG and Whirlpool each will roll out a model that incorporates heat-pump technology that condenses water out of the laundry and into a tank rather than venting the water as steam, as conventional dryers do. Heat pump technology can save up to 60% compared to […]

EU Bans High Powered Vacuum Cleaners – Will The U.S. Follow Suite?

file1521244011847The EU recently banned the sales of vacuum cleaners with motors exceeding 1600 watts. The theory is that the lower the wattage, the less energy it uses. See article here:

But it doesn’t stop there. According to a report published by Deloitte and commissioned by the European Commission, the […]

29 Top Energy-Smart Tips for Kitchen Appliances

art_53fc7cf105884Looking to save energy when you use the most common appliances in your kitchen? Here’s a complete collection of the best tips we’ve found. Most of them are low or no cost, to boot.

Refrigerator/Freezer

1. Set your refrigerator temperature at or slightly below 40 degrees F (you may need to […]

Firstbuild’s GE Oven Gets New Sliding Drawer

Firstbuild GE OvenWhile drawer microwaves are fairly commonplace nowadays, drawer ovens still largely evade us. FirstBuild’s designers and engineers found this unacceptable and decided to spearhead the drawer-style oven-door movement. The team started with GE’s $1,899 Profile Series 30-inch Free-Standing Double Oven Range with Convection (model number PB950SFSS), […]

You Know You’re Addicted To Coffee When …

Coffee MakerYour morning cup of coffee is so strong, it wakes up the neighbors …

You chew on other people’s fingernails …

Here is an interesting, but not too surprising survey.

WMUR TV in New Hampshire recently did a survey to find out what appliance people can’t […]

Check Out These Cool New Cleaning Products

New Cleaning ProductsHousehold appliances are designed to make our lives easier. They have come a long way from the old days of ice boxes and washboards.

While we don’t repair small appliances like vacuum cleaners, we are always on the lookout for anything to help you in your everyday operations.

A recent […]

Meet Brad, The Toaster That Wants To Break Up With You

Meet Brad, The Toaster That Wants To Break Up With YouThis has got to be one of the silliest, yet unsettling things I have come across lately.

Meet Brad, the first toaster that comes with emotional baggage. A family member of Addicted Products, Brad is […]

Modern Day Appliances Need A Modern Day Approach

lady-in-kitchen-hiModern day appliances are a lot like modern day people, strong and resourceful, but needing a tender touch.

Today’s appliance rely more on delicate electronics than brute force machinery. They are more efficient and reliable, but more expensive to repair. They also need a different […]

What Goes Beep In The Night

crazytooThis would be funny if it weren’t so true.

Modern day appliances, from microwaves to televisions to toasters make a myriad of sounds that could drive a person crazy.

I came across this article and felt the need to share it with you.

I would have added sound effects, but we all have […]