Tips To Care For A Walk-In Freezer And Refrigerator


Your restaurant, convenience store, or grocery store's walk-in freezer and walk-in refrigerator are two of the most important appliances in the kitchen. A well-maintained walk-in freezer and refrigerator is your first line of defense against bacteria that leads to food spoilage and food-borne pathogens. Here are a few simple tips to help ensure your walk-ins remain functional and keep your restaurant's perishable food safe. Perform Regular Cleanings Cleaning the inside of your walk-in freezer and refrigerator, as well as other components, ensures the freezer runs efficiently and what is stored inside remains fresh.

2 August 2019

Keep Your Customers Comfortable to Maximize Profits


Whether you run a retail store or you have a restaurant, your customers appreciate a temperature controlled environment. If your air conditioning isn't working properly, customers are not going to want to spend time shopping or lingering over a meal. Good customer service means knowing what your customers want and giving them an environment where they can enjoy your establishment. When the weather is hot, customers are going to want to take a break from the heat.

29 March 2019

Three Routine Refrigerator Problems You Can Expect To Encounter


A malfunctioning refrigerator can be a serious problem for a homeowner to have to handle. When your refrigerator starts to fail, you could suffer the spoilage of any food in the unit, and you may increase your risks of contracting a foodborne illness. Despite refrigerators being essential appliances for modern homes, it is a frequent issue for individuals to be unprepared for some of the issues their refrigerator will be likely to experience.

24 December 2018

4 Things To Know About Getting Your Appliances Fixed


If you have an appliance that is experiencing an issue, you don't want to keep using the appliance if it is not working properly. You want to get the appliance repaired right away. This will save the appliance from further wear and tear and ensure that you are not harmed by a malfunctioning appliance. Look into Your Warranty Coverage The first thing that you are going to want to do is look into your warranty coverage.

30 September 2018

How To Test A Dryer Timer


If your dryer isn't advancing, a faulty dryer timer could be the reason. The timer rotates the cam switches through the gear set telling the dryer when to start and finish a cycle, which subjects the motor to high electrical surges causing the contacts to wear. Before you replace the dryer timer, test it to ensure it is the malfunctioned part. Prepare to Test the Timer You will need a towel, a Phillip's screwdriver, needle-nose pliers, and a multimeter.

25 May 2018

An Appliance Guide


If you need to replace one or more of your home appliances, then you may be thinking of trying to save yourself some upfront money and going with used appliances. They are easy enough to find, as you can find ads for used appliances online, on local billboards, and in the local papers. However, you should consider the following benefits of going with brand new appliances over purchasing used ones from a private party:

25 January 2018

How To Deep Clean Your Ventilation Hood


A ventilation hood above your stove is a great appliance to have to help get rid of food odors while cooking and to take out the humidity while cooking. At the press of a button you can turn on the fan to suck out those odors, steam and humidity to get rid of them and send them right up the vent and out of your home. The downside to a hood vent is the amount of grease and dust that clings to the vent.

30 October 2017

Central Air Conditioner Cooling Problems


Has your central air conditioner recently stopped releasing cool air? Did you make sure the thermostat is set at a cool temperature to eliminate it being the problem? If you have been unable to get cold air for the system no matter how low the thermostat is set, there might be several things wrong. The fastest way to determine the type of repairs that are needed is with assistance from an HVAC contractor.

14 August 2017

Tips For Keeping Your Clothes Washer Clean For The Most Efficient Clothes-Washing


Even though your washing machine is constantly running water and detergent through its interior as it cleans your clothes and linens, your machine can often become dirty with  mildew and residue from detergent. This can cause your machine to work less efficiently. Here are some tips to help you clean the interior of your washing machine so it can clean your dirty laundry. Clean Your Top-Loader If your washing machine loads from the top, it is not as air-tight as a front loader machine, but it can still get a build-up of mildew and other residues.

22 May 2017

Cleaning And Maintenance Tips For Your Front Loading Machine


No matter what type of washing machine you have, it's important to keep it cleaned and maintained in order for it to do it's job properly and efficiently. Most newer machines actually have a clean washer cycle that helps clean your machine for you. You can add bleach to the detergent bin, or add a cleaning pack specifically made for cleaning your machine. If you don't have this cycle, you can still clean your machine yourself.

7 April 2017