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CES 2022 Reveals Smart Kitchen Appliances and More for the Home

CES 2022, held January 5–7, rolled out an amazing array of smart kitchen appliances. There were also non-smart but still cool appliances for the ho...

How to Choose a Water Heater that's Best for You

Is your hot water heater leaking, rusting, spitting out dirty water, or clanking like it is possessed? Don't wait for it to completely fail. Instea...

How to Buy a Stove

Do you need a new stove? What about an oven, a range, or a cooktop? The terminology can be tricky, but the buying process can be even trickier. Kat...

How to Buy a Washing Machine

Is your washer more than 10 years old? Are you thinking of buying the latest in HE technology or are you still on the fence? Kathy's blog "How to B...

What are the Different Power Cord Types?

Are you ready to buy a new appliance? If it's an electric range, electric dryer, or dishwasher, you'll probably have to buy a power cord to go wit...

Why UL and ETL Electrical Certifications are Important

And what does it mean if what I buy is not certified? Electricity, when controlled, is a marvelous thing. In fact, modern civilization requires it...

How Can I Save Water to Keep the Water Bills Down?

Summertime is fun time, but paying those high utility bills is not. Don't land in hot water! Learn how to save water to cut down your steep water b...

Why You Should You Choose NSF Certified Plumbing Accessories?

When you shop for plumbing parts, whether online or at a store, do you notice those alphabet abbreviations like NSF, UPC, ASME, and CSA? They indi...

How to Buy a Dishwasher

Has your old dishwasher sprung a leak? Or died altogether? Kathy shows you what you need to know on how to buy a dishwasher in this informative blo...

Choosing the Right Size of Replacement Stove Drip Pans

Ready to give your electric stove a quick and easy makeover? Replace those dirty electric stove drip pans! In this blog, Kathy tells you how to fig...

Your Spring Cleaning Checklist

March and April means spring cleaning time! Kathy has a great way to organize your spring cleaning checklist in this Certified Appliance Accessorie...

Tips on Winterizing Water Pipes

Are you worried your water pipes might freeze? Whether the freeze is imminent, or you have some time, read Kathy's blog: Tips on Winterizing Water ...