All posts tagged "appliances"
For the first time, Consumer Reports Reveals the Most Reliable Home Appliance Brands
Newly-released rankings show some brands do well across a variety of kitchen and laundry categories Miele, LG, Thermador, and Bosch stand out among 24 brands ranked Consumer Reports (CR), the nonprofit organization, today announced the first-ever reliability...
- Posted June 21, 2019
4 Winter-Blues-Busting Home Improvement Projects
Those winter blues are real! 10 million Americans suffer from seasonal affective disorder (SAD), according to Psychology Today. But you don’t have to be diagnosed with an actual disorder to suffer a bad case of the winter blues...
- Posted March 4, 2019
Appliance Competition Heats Up and Gets Cooking as Six Different Brands Win J.D. Power Awards
Across 11 categories of kitchen and laundry appliances, six different brands enjoy being highest-ranked, which is a testament to the competitive environment found in the J.D. Power 2018 Kitchen Appliance Satisfaction StudySM and the J.D. Power 2018...
- Posted July 25, 2018
3 Gasses You Should Constantly Check for in Your Home
Whether it’s from the soil in your yard, your furnace or your fireplace, you are constantly surrounded by different gasses. This means you’re constantly surrounded by possible danger! Being on a Hazardous Material Response Team in the...
- Posted March 10, 2018
Show Notes: Smart Light Bulbs, Gloss or Not and Appliances
What do you know about purchasing smart light bulbs? Mood lighting is no longer just done with dimmers, but with smart bulbs. What paint sheen appeals to you? Did you know gloss paint is the no longer...
- Posted January 20, 2018
Our New Kenmore Kitchen Appliances are Fantastic
When I walked into our kitchen this morning I had completely forgotten that we had recently installed all of our major appliances. For a brief second, it was like I had just seen them for the very...
- Posted July 20, 2017
Show Notes: Hot Appliances and Cool LED Tape
What’s new and hot in kitchen appliances? How about giving LED tape lighting a try in your kitchen or bath? Thank you to our guest and winner of the Chicago Innovation Award: Michael Schuster, Danco Senior...
- Posted October 29, 2016
Give your old fence a fresh facelift
In this hour, The Carey Brothers discuss how to give your old fence a fresh facelift and talk about appliance abusers. Give Your Old Fence A Fresh Facelift Add...
- Posted August 13, 2016
Washing Machine Hoses That Don’t Leak
One of our first homes was a small but lovely three bedroom, one bath post World War II single-family dwelling in our hometown. There were three bedrooms, a bath, a kitchen with a dining area and an...
- Posted March 23, 2016
Appliances: Installing An Icemaker
When we were kids, the only way to get ice to chill a beverage was to buy it by the block or fill ice trays and wait for them to freeze. The oldest ice trays that we...
- Posted March 11, 2016