The holidays are filled with a multitude of sweet and savory treats. From roast turkeys to pumpkin pie and cookies for Santa, homes around the world begin to fill with the delicious aromas of holiday foods. However, an oven with uneven heating doesn’t measure up for the passionate baker. P.C. Richard & Son has a put together a list of the best baking ovens for the holidays and for meals throughout the year.
Best Baking Oven: Gas or Electric?
The controversy sometimes rages among bakers, are the best ovens for baking gas or electric? Some bakers state that an electric oven provides a more consistent temperature thereby offering more even baking, while other … Read more...
In addition to being energy efficient, today’s refrigerators come in a wide variety of styles and designs. Choosing a fridge for your kitchen may seem a little overwhelming, so we’ve created this buying guide to help you make the best choice.
Types of Refrigerators
Bringing home the best fridge requires that you consider the various types from which to choose.
This refrigerator type generally has the fridge on the right and the freezer on the left, with both running vertically from top to bottom. This fridge is best for kitchens with limited space. The doors take up less room than other types.
Freezer on top or bottom
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Summer is right around the corner and temperatures are on the rise… Now is the perfect time to assess your cooling needs before the thermometer hits triple digits!
Already have an air conditioner? First, check and clean your air conditioner to ensure it’s running properly. If you haven’t bought a new air conditioner in the past 7 years, upgrading to a more energy-efficient model could save you money on your utility bill.
Need a new one? Whether you’re purchasing a window, portable or split air conditioner, you will find the choices in the market today are much more energy efficient. Before you go to the store, there are two major things you should consider before purchasing:
Are you looking to save money on groceries? We all are, and a great way to do that is with an additional freezer. It may sound silly to suggest spending money to save money, but the amount of money you can save is well worth the investment. Saving money is probably the biggest reason to add a second freezer in your home, but you will find it can also save you a lot of time as well.
Here are the top 5 reasons you should consider a second freezer in your household:
You Can Buy in Bulk
This is a no-brainer! One of the biggest ways to save money on groceries is buying frozen foods in bulk. With an additional … Read more...
It’s time to buy a new washing machine, but which do you choose: the traditional top-load washer, or the stylish front-load washer? Both have their advantages and disadvantages and choosing between the two usually comes down to personal preference. The top-load washer, referred to as the traditional washer, is believed by some to be the more well-known and reliable choice, while front-load washers are known for their stylish design, convenient features and energy efficiency. To help you decide which washer is right for you, we’ve outlined some of the biggest differences between the two below.
Here are the top 7 differences between top-load washers and front-load washers:
Do you love wine? If the answer is yes, you may have thought about purchasing a wine cooler before. Whether your hobby is to collect exotic or rare vintages, or you just enjoy having plenty of wine on hand for impromptu guests, proper wine storage is a smart investment for you. Wine is a beverage that, when not maintained properly, can turn into vinegar. If you are serious about the quality of your wine, a wine cooler will help support its preservation.
Here are some quick tips to help you decide which wine cooler is best for you!
This should be the first thing you consider. Are you a big-time wine collector or are you just a casual … Read more...
Are you looking to update your kitchen appliances? Well, look no further! Whirlpool’s advanced innovation and sophisticated design will bring an intelligent elegance to your kitchen, while keeping up with your every day kitchen needs.
Conquer your ever-changing refrigeration needs with the Whirlpool 28 cu. Ft. 4 Door French Door Refrigerator. With the flexibility to fit more, you can keep everything in its perfect place. The Easyview Triple Crisper system’s clear and customizable produce drawers and adjustable organization of the Tri-freezer system, provides options that fit more. The exterior FreshStor™ refrigerated drawer has temperature controls and adjustable dividers for customizable and convenient extra space as well. And the interior EasySlide bin is ideal for keeping favorite snacks close … Read more...
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What would you use the $1000 gift certificate toward if you won?
Samsung Week is back at P.C. Richard & Son! We are celebrating all that Samsung has to offer. Learn how to incorporate Samsung into every room of your home; from Smart TVs and home theater systems in the living room, to wireless communication from cameras, camcorders and computers in the office, to large capacity appliances in your kitchen. Samsung brings you connected living like no other brand out there, and that’s why we’re bringing you fantastic offers on all their latest technology and featuring new products like the Galaxy Tab 3 and Samsung Chromebook Computer.
This week, save up to $690 on Samsung bundles with your purchase of any qualifying Samsung television. You can create your own … Read more...
As the temperature rises, so does the electric bill. Running your air conditioner during the summer months is quite costly, but with these simple tips, you won’t have to sacrifice your comfort to save some money.
Do you have the right size?
When it comes to maximizing your comfort while minimizing your electric bill, size matters. If you purchase an air conditioner that’s too large, you could be throwing away money. However, if you purchase an air conditioner that’s too small, it’s likely you’re not cooling your space efficiently. Having the right size air conditioning system is key. Whether you have a window air conditioner unit or a portable air conditioner unit, you need to make sure your AC has … Read more...