Articles Tagged In Appliances

10 Easy Dishwasher Tips That Will Help You Save Money

Dishwasher maintenance is essential. Cleaning your dishwasher and looking out for early signs of trouble saves you from spending hundreds of dollars on repairs - or even more on a premature replacement.

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11 Things You Should Never Put In The Microwave

When you are constantly on the move, you use the microwave more than ever. These 11 things should never be put in your favorite kitchen appliance.

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30 Minutes to a Clean Fridge

There are plenty of reasons to clean a fridge and one big excuse not to — namely, lack of time. But you don’t need to set aside several hours to complete a basic cleanout. Get it done in 30 minutes with this guide.

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3 Best Light Bulbs for Your Household Appliances

Different light bulbs can impact how your appliances work. Learn about the differences and what will work best for each of your household appliances.

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4 Tips to Keep Your Freezer in Great Condition All Summer Long

With the ridiculous heat and crazy schedules of summer you’re probably going to be relying on your freezer a lot more. You need to make sure that it’s always there running efficiently and providing you with quick dinners and cooling frozen treats.

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5 Must-Have American Inventions For Your Home

We’re celebrating American originality at its best by featuring our favorite American-made innovations and the people responsible for making them a reality.

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5 Tips to Getting the Most Out of Your Dishwasher

Ever open the dishwasher and the dishes were still dirty? This could be happening because you've forgotten preloading steps or haven't performed basic maintenance. Here are 5 great tips on how to get clean dishes on the first run of your dishwasher.

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6 Ways to Keep Appliances Ship-Shape

Appliances aren’t given much thought when running properly. But as soon as they’re not, they’re all you think about. A broken appliance can wreak havoc on your home this summer. Take these simple steps to help keep things running smoothly.

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8 Household Projects to Leave to the Professionals

DIY home projects are great for saving money and enjoying a good challenge, but these household projects are better left for professionals.

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Avoid Microwave Meltdowns: Easy Troubleshooting Tips

Is your microwave not heating, the light not coming on or is it beginning to have a strange smell? We put together some easy solutions for common microwave malfunctions in this troubleshooting guide.

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Chill Out with Ceiling Fans

Air conditioning accounts for more than 15 percent of the energy use of the average home. Using ceiling fans can conserve energy and save money.

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Common Myths About Your Air Conditioner

There are so many tips out there to help keep your home cool. However, much of the advice you hear may just be myths. Let’s tackle the most common myths and learn the reality on how to best run your air conditioner.

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Cooktops vs. Ranges: AHS Weighs In

The centerpiece of your kitchen is your stove and oven. You have a couple options to choose from, cooktops and ranges. What is the difference? Find out here.

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Don’t Call A Professional Just Yet: A Guide To Refrigerator Maintenance

Refrigerators are one of the most used appliance in the home. With our refrigerator maintenance tips we'll show teach how to keep the refrigerator in great shape.

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Don’t Call The Plumber Just Yet: A Guide To Water Heater Maintenance

Water heaters are often forgotten about until we need them. We've put together a guide to water heater maintenance that will help keep your water heater strong.

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Don’t Call The Plumber Just Yet: How to Unclog Your Kitchen Sink Drain

DIY home projects are great for saving money and enjoying a good challenge, but these household projects are better left for professionals.

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Don’t Get Stuck With A Broken Microwave This Holiday Season

Microwaves make heating food much faster. Use these few tips to keep your microwave in good shape, so that you can count on it this holiday season.

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Energy Tip: 5 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Water Bill

Summer’s heat means you’re bathing more, watering plants, filling swimming pools and making gallons of iced beverages. Despite all that extra water usage, you can help reduce your water bill by following these simple tips.

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Energy Tip: Appliances Are Getting Smarter and More Energy-Efficient

Large household appliances like refrigerators, freezers and more can now communicate with the outside world, talk to you on your smartphone and interact with other appliances. See how they can make your life easier, save you money and save energy.

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Energy Tip: Measuring Your Home’s Energy Efficiency

If your home is losing energy, you’re losing money. So, how can you know if your home is energy efficient? You can do a simple DIY energy assessment, or call an auditor or local utility for a professional assessment. Here are tips to get you started.

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Free Download: AHS Home Warranty Guide

Learn the many benefits of being covered by an AHS Home Warranty.

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Free Download: Maintenance Guide

AHS can help keep your appliances running smoothly with our FREE Maintenance Guide. Download your copy today and get great tips to keep your home in top shape.

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Gas vs. Electric: A Heated Debate

Many homeowners only think about price when it comes to purchasing a new oven or range. Make sure you’re well informed on the many other factors before making a decision between gas and electric.

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Get the Most Out of Your Household Appliances

Appliances are a big investment and a valuable part of your home. Naturally, you want to keep them running efficiently and effectively for as long as possible. Here are some things you can do to help keep your appliances in good working order longer:

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Give Her The Gift Of Worry-Free Living This Mother’s Day

Now that Mother’s Day is on the horizon, consider some new ways to help her relax. There are plenty of new energy-efficient and timesaving appliances out there that are perfect for helping reduce the stress of daily demands.

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Guide to Buying Appliances at an Outlet Store

Buying appliances from an outlet store can save you quite a significant amount. Learn how to find the best appliances without spending or stressing more.

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High-Efficiency Appliances Equal Lower Bills

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High-Tech Kitchen Appliances to Make Your Life Easier

Efficient appliances can definitely make your life easier, especially in the kitchen. Take a peek at some of the newest innovations to help make your time in the kitchen count.

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Home Warranty Basics and What It Covers

A home warranty is one of the best means of protecting your budget that a homeowner can have. But, what exactly IS a home warranty?

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How to avoid a broken hot water heater this holiday season

Your water heater is one of those things you don't think about until it breaks. These maintenance tips will help you avoid a broken water heater this season.

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