The question often comes up, should you repair or replace your broken appliance? We don’t want you to waste your money either and we’ve compiled a list of things you should consider.
It seems strange, but you should regularly clean the inside of your dishwasher. To do this; remove the bottom rack, then check and remove solid debris. Place the bottom rack back in and place a cup full of vinegar on the top rack. Run the dishwasher on the hottest cycle. Once complete, sprinkle some baking
Clean the dust off your fridge condenser before the weather gets hot. This will save you money by allowing your fridge to run more efficiently over the summer. The fridge condenser is usually located under the fridge and can be accessed by removing the front toe panel.
Plastic and glass dry at different rates. Cleaning plastic items in your dishwasher will decrease the drying performance and may mean wet dishes when your wash is done. It’s best to wash your plastic dishes by hand and leave your dishwasher for everything else, unless you don’t mind wet dishes.
Most front load washers have a “clean washer” cycle used for cleaning the washer drum. Use this cycle monthly to prevent detergent scum build up inside the washer. If your washer does not have a “clean washer” cycle, run the largest hot water load with no clothing in it, once a month. Do not use