Simple appliance repairs can be big job

            It’s tempting to do maintenance and simple repairs on large appliances like the refrigerator, dishwasher and washing machine. Beyond the safety risk that comes with touching electrical components, however, are some practical red flags. Read More


Stay warm; save energy

      Everyone knows that turning the thermostat down a few degrees and throwing an extra blanket on the bed can stave off high winter energy bills. Here are a few simple but lesser-known energy-savers that you might consider trying this season: Read More


Repair or replace? Consider appliance age, repair cost

      When an older appliance is on the fritz, it usually makes sense to replace it rather than to sink money into repair after repair. But when an appliance breaks down before its expected life span has passed, a repair could be the better option. Read More


It’s not too late for heater inspection

            So you’re home most of time—working, teaching your kids and taking care of a house that’s always full. And you were too reluctant to let a service tech into your home this fall to check your heating system. Read More


Celebrate holidays with health, safety in mind

            It’s tough to think about all the parties, family gatherings, church services and shopping mall trips you might have to skip this holiday season as you and your family keep yourselves safe and socially distant. Read More