3 Tips To Avoid Damaging Your Washing Machine

If you are like many people, you might rely on your washing machine on a regular basis. The last thing that you probably want is to damage your washing machine, but if you aren't careful, this is exactly what could happen. Luckily, if you follow these tips, you should be able to keep your washing machine in good condition. 1. Avoid Overloading the Machine For one thing, even though it might be tempting to wash as many clothing items as possible in one load, overloading your washing machine is never a good idea. [Read More]

How To Repair Your Garbage Disposal

Your garbage disposal in your kitchen helps you to clean your dishes faster, as you can skip the scraping part entirely from your dish washing routine. The downside to the garbage disposal is it's just another appliance that can break over time that will need to be repaired. Disposals can get clogged and stop working for a number of reasons, so you should be able to diagnose the problem and make repairs, or you can hire a professional appliance repair specialist to get your appliance working properly again. [Read More]

Troubleshooting A Furnace Blowing Cold Air

The sole function of your central furnace is to provide warm air and heating to the rest of your home, but a number of different problems and malfunctions can cause your furnace to start moving cold air. Thankfully, you can easily troubleshoot a furnace that no longer provides adequate heating to your home in order to maintain your comfort levels during the winter months. Check the Thermostat Though it may seem obvious, the most common reason for a furnace to be blowing cold air throughout your home is that the furnace actually isn't on, but your air conditioner is. [Read More]

How To Fix A Walking Washing Machine

If you have a washing machine that seems like it is trying to imitate a runway model, it is likely unbalanced.  A heavy load can throw the machine off balance,  which makes it walk across the floor. It may seem harmless, but this could scratch the floor, and damage the machine,. Here are tips to fix a walking washing machine. Prepare to Work For this project, you need: a carpenter's level, adjustable pliers, an adjustable wrench, and wood blocks. [Read More]