Matching appliances and electronics to the correct power source is a concern for many homeowners. There is nothing worse than purchasing a new appliance, bringing it home, and finding the plug and socket do not match. Understanding your home’s plug types and electrical needs can be a little confusing, so eliminate that stress by learning more about the different options you may find in your home.
110 volts vs. 220 volts
These are the 2 distinct types of power sources you will find in your home. The important difference is the amount of potential energy, or voltage, the socket is able to supply to the device plugged into it.
The most common electrical outlet in any home is a 110 … Read more...
It will officially be summer in just a couple weeks, which means wedding season is upon us! According to The Knot, 35% of weddings occur in the summer, with the highest number in June. Whether you’re planning to attend friends’ events or have your own, you’re probably thinking a lot about the best wedding gifts. To help you put together your registry, we’ve compiled a list of things couples really appreciate receiving on their wedding.
A cup of coffee in the morning is the perfect way to start the day, and it’s a staple to offer guests who come to visit. Every home needs at least a basic coffee maker, and if you want … Read more...
While you’re spring cleaning everything this season, don’t neglect your appliances! It’s sometimes easy to forget these things need to be cleaned periodically in order to continue to function optimally and keep the air in your home fresh. While this is important, not everyone has time to deep clean every item in their house. So here are some quick, easy ways to get your appliances sparkling without losing the whole day.
Wipe down the sides with an all-purpose cleaner or white vinegar. Then remove the bottom rack, and pour a cup of vinegar on the bottom of the machine. If you’re feeling frisky, sprinkle a 1/4 cup of baking soda on there.
Mix baking soda and vinegar, and … Read more...
In the spirit of Appliance Employee Pricing, we made little ovens for our cupcakes! After printing templates from madebymarzipan.com, we got to work making tiny appliance homes for our cupcakes.
You’re better off printing the template directly on the paper you’re using, but we didn’t have paper in the right size, so we traced it instead.
After about a half hour of folding (and regretting not tracing the lines more carefully), our ovens were nearly complete!
Mine came out a little wonky, but I appreciate its personality!
Now for the cupcakes! They’re super easy to make with a mini cupcake maker.
If you make your own cupcake ovens, we’d love to see pics! Send them our way … Read more...
We’re offering some of our best deals right now with employee pricing on appliances, so it’s a great time to save big on the things you need. Let’s say, for example, you need a new refrigerator. So you go to our website and find one you like. How about this one? Stainless steel. Classy. Good choice.
With employee pricing, you’ll save $600 when you purchase this fridge. That’s like getting a fridge and an opportunity at the same time! Here are some things you can do with $600:
1. You can get a nonstop, roundtrip flight from New York to Orlando for $179.71. That leaves extra money to put toward hotel and theme park costs! Spend a few days … 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...
Have you been thinking about revamping your kitchen? Day dreaming of a new refrigerator, range, or maybe dishwasher? That dream can come true; you could be one of three people to win a $1000 gift certificate from P.C. Richard and Son to use toward the purchase of KitchenAid appliances!
KitchenAid is the only appliance brand that makes products exclusively for the kitchen, created for cooks who live to create. Their major appliances offer timeless design, smart features and one-of- kind technology unique to KitchenAid.
What would you use the $1000 gift certificate toward if you won?
Perhaps a new refrigerator with FreshFlow™ Produce Preserver, which keeps foods like lettuce and fruit fresh up to four days longer! Maybe a … Read more...