Have you noticed recently that your dryer is just not drying your clothing as quickly as it used to? It may not mean that you need a brand new unit, but just need to give your current model a tune-up. You should inspect your dryer once a year to make sure everything is running efficiently! This could save you money over time.
Note: To minimize the possibility of electric shock, unplug the dryer from the power supply before attempting any maintenance or cleaning.
Clean the Lint Trap
As you probably already know, the lint trap at the front of your machine should be cleaned after each use. You should also wash the filter with warmy soapy water every once in … Read more...
Happy Earth Day! Earth Day is a celebration of environmental protection and inspires awareness to our planet’s health every April 22. Did you know that P.C. Richard & Son promotes recycling, energy-saving appliances and green initiatives all year round? Here are a few ways we help protect the environment and some suggestions on great green products for your home.
What We Do
We here at P.C. Richard & Son deal with a lot of plastic, cardboard and Styrofoam with product packaging. We break down all cardboard boxes that hold all orders we receive and separate it from any plastic and Styrofoam that is also included in the packaging. The plastic and Styrofoam is collected and cardboard grouped into bails to … Read more...
Do you use portable appliances? When you’re renting an apartment, portable appliances can be your best friend. They don’t take up much space, use few resources, can be moved from room to room, and are easy to store. Plus, they more than pay for themselves in time you can save by using them!
Here is a list of portable appliances available at P.C. Richard:
Portable Air Conditioners
Portable A/Cs are convenient because they can be transferred from one room to another and do not require any permanent installation. A venting outlet is required to let the exhaust hose out of the room to let out hot air, but most portable ACs come with a window venting kit that is easy … Read more...
This Samsung washer and dryer set has been very popular on our website lately, and it’s no wonder why: they’re marked down from $1099.99 to $699.97 each! That’s a savings of $800 in total, or you can order the pieces separately- you’ll still enjoy each piece at $699.97.
You’ll continue saving money after your purchase, because the washer washes more clothes in less time (the equivalent of 20 pairs of jeans or 30 bath towels a load) and uses less energy to get your clothes remarkably clean without hot water or bleach. You won’t even notice the washer is on with Samsung’s groundbreaking Vibration Reduction Technology. This baby spins smoothly at 1,200 revolutions per minute!
The dryer is also energy-saving … Read more...