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  • How To Deep Clean Your Front-Loading Washing Machine To Get Rid Of Smells

    Front-loading washing machines look nice, use less water, and are energy efficient. The downside to front-loading washing machines is the inner rubber gasket that can accumulate debris and dirt. If this dirt is left in your machine, it can cause the machine to smell after time, leaving your "clean" clothes not so clean. Your clothes may have a musty or moldy smell, or depending on what you have washed in your machine, an entirely different smell.
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  • Tips For An Efficient Refrigerator

    Maintaining the efficiency of the refrigerator requires a bit of work and some common sense. If you stand with the door open trying to decide on what you want to munch on, for example, the compressor will have to make up for your delay. Fortunately, there are ways you can increase the efficiency of your refrigerator and avoid refrigerator repair. Stay Away From Heat Sources If at all possible, the refrigerator should be placed away from the oven, range, dishwasher, and any space in the kitchen that produces heat.
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  • How To Replace A Dishwasher Heating Element

    If your dishwasher isn't drying dishes, you need to replace the heating element. The heating element, which is installed on the bottom of the wash tub, heats the water during wash and rinse cycles. You should be able to replace the heating element on your own without a repair service, but if you do need help talk with a place like All Appliance Service Inc for more information. Here are some tips to replace the heating element in a dishwasher.
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  • How To Replace The Lid Switch On A Top-Load Washing Machine

    The lid switch on a top-load washing machine operates as a sensor that lets the washing machine know when the lid is closed. The lid closure can trigger the start of water filling the tub while the opening of the lid can stop the water from filling or simply prevent the unit from moving on to the spinning cycle. A malfunctioning lid switch can make your unit think the lid is open – or closed – when the other condition is actually true.
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  • 3 Reasons Your Freezer Runs All The Time

    The motor inside of your freezer should not be constantly on. Your freezer should cycle on and off. There should be times when your freezer is quiet, and other times when it is running and making sounds. If your freezer never seems to take a rest, something is wrong with it. Here are the three most common reasons your freezer never seems to turn off, listed in the order they are most likely to occur in.
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  • How To Easily Replace Your Oven's Power Cord

    It is not uncommon for the power cord on your oven to wear out long before your oven does. If the power cord on your oven is damaged or defective, you need to change it out. Here is how you can easily replace your oven's power cord on your own. Prepare Your Oven The first thing you need to do is prepare your oven for the repair job. Go to your circuit board and flip the switch for the circuit that powers your oven; that way, you can be sure that your oven is off.
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  • Three Ways To Troubleshoot A Washing Machine That Won't Spin

    Having a working washing machine is important, especially when you have a large family. If you notice that your washing machine will turn on and fill with water, but does not spin, the malfunction could be something serious or something minor. Most issues that cause a washing machine to not spin can be easily diagnosed with a little bit of knowhow. The following guide walks you through the process of identifying what could be causing your top loading washing machine to stop spinning.
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  • Two Questions New Homeowners May Have About Their Ovens

    Your home's appliances serve a variety of functions, but there are few that are more essential than your oven. While it may be possible to eat out, this can be extremely expensive and unhealthy. Yet, there are many homeowners that have a very poor understanding of their ovens, which can cause them to be unsure of the issues these devices can encounter. After you learn the answers to the following questions, you should find that this is a much easier device for you to understand.
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  • Get The Dishwasher Fixed Or Return To Hand Washing?

    If your dishwasher has quit working, you might be debating whether or not to get it fixed. Maybe you don't generate enough dirty dishes to use it every day and you figure you could just wash them by hand. There actually are sound reasons to use a dishwasher instead of hand-washing dishes. Consider those factors before deciding to shut the dishwasher door for good. Using Less Water You probably use more water when washing a load of dishes by hand.
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  • Central Air Conditioner: How The Box Outside Produces Cool Air Inside

    If you have a central air conditioner, you probably just take it for granted that it produces cool air. However, if you are the particularly curious type, you may want to know how that large box located outside your house produces the cold air inside your house. Knowing how your air conditioner works is not just a fun pursuit, but it also helps you determine what could be wrong with your air conditioner when it does not seem to be working correctly.
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