Simple Tips to Save Money This Summer While Enjoying The Comfort of Your Air Conditioner

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 purchase an air conditioner that’s too small and 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 the … Read more...

Join Us for Our Designer Demo Days in March & April!

Thinking about designing the kitchen of your dreams? Meet factory reps, see live cooking demos, and experience product demonstrations at our informative Designer Demo Days happening in Southampton and Hanover!

Southampton

March 17, March 24, April 14, April 21 from 12pm – 4pm
230 County Road 39 (5.5 miles west of the Shinnecock Canal) / 631-283-5208
Featuring Sub-Zero, Wolf, Jenn-Air, Viking, GE Monogram, Thermador, Miele

Hanover

March 17, April 14, April 21 from 12pm – 4pm
243 State Route 10 / 973-560-9600
Featuring Viking

Can’t get to one of our Demo Days? Then stop by any P.C. Richard & Son Designer Showrooms (those with a DC icon on our store locator page) at your convenience. Experience the elegance of designer … Read more...

Go Green with a $30 Rebate For Air Conditioners at P.C. Richard & Son

Con Edison held a press conference at a P.C. Richard & Son Superstore today, announcing that New York City and Westchester County residents are eligible to pocket $30 rebates from Con Edison when they buy Energy Star room air conditioners.

Home and business owners can cash in as part of the company’s wide variety of energy-savings programs. Check out the video above for details, or shop now for an Energy Star-qualified A/C!

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Appliance Halloween Costumes

If you or your children are still struggling to figure out what you want to be for Halloween this year, what about being a refrigerator, oven, or other home appliance? They’re inexpensive to make and most of the materials can already be found around your home. Here are some great appliance costumes we found on the web:

Washing Machine

Couples idea: If you and your significant other are going to a Halloween party, why not dress up as a laundry pair? Washers and dryers come in a variety of colors and styles and you even can go as a designer pair. Or, if you want to be both yourself, what about going as a washer/dryer combo?

Ovens

“Running”

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Battle Fall Allergies with an Air Purifier!

Ah, ragweed; everyone’s favorite fall allergen. I personally only have spring allergies, but I can certainly sympathize with fall allergy sufferers. The itchy eyes, runny nose and fatigue that comes with allergies can be brutal. However, there’s hope: to help relieve your symptoms, consider purchasing an air purifier for your home from P.C. Richard & Son.

A HEPA air purifier (also known as an air cleaner) reduces the concentration of airborne contaminants and is an essential component to maintaining an allergen-free home. They guarantee that they will trap 99.97% of particles larger than .3 microns (enough to help relieve your symptoms) and capture smaller particles non-HEPA filters can’t catch like dust, smoke, chemicals, pollens and more. They’re also beneficial to … Read more...

Have an Appliance Question? Check Out GE’s Support Site

Have you ever wondered what the best way to clean stainless steel surfaces was, or what’s causing your fridge to make strange chirping noises? Even if you don’t have a GE appliance, GE’s support page is a great resource for appliance troubleshooting. Some articles are meant for GE products only (like how to find the serial number of your appliance), but there are many general articles, some even with video, that you may be able to find helpful.

GE’s support page offers articles on cooling and cooking appliances, washers and dryers, dishwashers, compactors, window A/Cs, dehumidifiers, water heaters and more. The next time you’re having a problem with an appliance, chances are you may be able to find the … Read more...

20% Off All Whirlpool Appliances

Now for a limited time, you can enjoy 20% off all Whirlpool appliances at P.C. Richard & Son! These savings can get you the absolute lowest prices on select models, including:

Whirlpool Top Loading 4.0 Cubic Foot Washer (Model No. WTW57ESVW): Was $399.97, Now $319.97!

You can save $80 on this 32-cycle super capacity Whirlpool washing machine during this sale! Treat your clothes better by taking advantage of this machine’s dozens of cycle choices, including delicates, heavy duty (for towels and bedding), knits, and more, while saving you time and energy with its super capacity and porcelain wash basket. This machine is Energy Star qualified and will continue to save you money over its life.

Whirlpool Top Loading

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How To: Take Care of Your Mini Fridge

A mini fridge is a necessity for students going away to school. They’re a convenient way to store snacks and drinks while saving on trips to the grocery store… but do you know how to take care of one? Sure, a mini fridge might cost less than the textbooks you need for a semester, but you need to protect your investment. Here are some tips to make sure you get the most out of your fridge so you have it for your entire school career and beyond.

How To Pack & Move Your Mini Fridge: Keep It Upright!

Step one is getting your fridge into your dorm, right? The most important thing to keep in mind is to keep … Read more...

10% to 20% Off All Appliances

If you’re in the market for new appliances, now is a great time to buy! We are offering 10-20% off all appliances for a limited time. You can check out all the deals on our website, but here are just a few samples of what you could be saving:

Refrigerators on Sale: View All

Freezers on Sale: View All

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Important Information Regarding the Availability of Air Conditioners

Wow, what a heat wave! We apologize for the inconvenience but due to the overwhelming demand for air conditioners in our area, all air conditioners are now in-store only. Supply is limited, so please go to our store locator page and call your local showroom to check the availability of the A/C unit(s) you need. We will let you know on this blog and at pcrichard.com when units are available online again.

If you need help figuring out what size air conditioner you need, please see our guide here. For A/C alternatives, please see our selection of fans and dehumidifiers and article on how to beat the heat. Remember to stay hydrated and limit your time in the … Read more...