6 Ways To Cut Energy Consumption With Your Dishwasher

The dishwasher is one of the most used and convenient household appliances of our day. And when you consider that washing by hand can use even more energy just in heating water alone, it makes sense that the dishwasher is the way to go for modern families. With summer upon us, air conditioning usage way up and more people around the house, it makes sense to use our dishwasher energy as responsibly as possible. (more…)

Signs That Your Dryer Vent Needs Cleaning

The lint particles from clothing that has been tossed in the dryer seem quite harmless. Most of them travel into a vent, a place where they cannot be seen. For that reason, it becomes easy to overlook the need to schedule a time for the vent’s cleaning. Yet, if you know the following signs, you will soon remember to set aside time for cleaning your dryer’s vent. (more…)

Guide For Cleaning Ice Maker

Perhaps you are wondering why it would be necessary to clean an ice maker. The old ice cube makers did not get cleaned each time that all the cubes had been removed. The cube-shaped holders were simply filled with more water.
At that time, no one gave much thought to the contents of the clear liquid that came from the kitchen tap. No one guessed that it could contain tiny bits of dirt of minerals, such as lime. Moreover, the old trays could be rinsed, before being re-used. (more…)