If you own a microwave, you've likely dealt with one or more of these common microwave problems before. Find out why you should contact a local Colorado Springs appliance repair pro to get your microwave back on track.
Has your washing machine been going "bump" in the night? Is your washer refusing to drain, or worse, leaking water all over your floor? Read on to find out when a DIY fix will work for three common washing machine problems.
Do you need refrigerator repair? Or should you just replace your old refrigerator?
If your refrigerator is making clunking or hissing sounds, it’s a definite sign that something is wrong. Other issues you may notice include a fridge that is cycling on and off constantly or if you notice water leaking from the bottom. One of the most problematic issues is a fridge that stops working completely because you run the risk of having your food spoil.
For some Colorado Springs homeowners, the idea of spending money on an appliance repairman to fix an old refrigerator is not a welcome thought, and the possibility of simply buying a new one is the more appealing option. But what if your budget is preventing you from going all-out on a new stainless steel, top-of-the-line fridge? Should you repair the old one or find a way to get a new fridge in your home?
Here are a few things to think about to help you make a decision.
It’s easy to take stoves and ovens for granted – until they break!
Stoves and ovens are often some of the most regularly used items in a home. They’re staples for holiday get-togethers and daily meals; when they break, it’s more than just an inconvenience.
Thankfully, there are a few ways families can prevent stove and oven malfunctions. Take a look below to learn specific cleaning tips that will help to keep your oven and stove working well and prevent repairs
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Is your refrigerator acting up?
Even when winter temperatures make us feel like we’re living in a giant ice box, having a reliable refrigerator is a serious priority for homeowners throughout the Front Range.
All too often, however, aging parts and damaged electrical components get in the way of enjoying a perfectly-functioning fridge. If you begin to experience issues with your fridge, it might be tempting to pull out a screwdriver kit and try to repair the problem yourself. But because refrigerators are electrical appliances, attempting a DIY repair without the proper knowledge or experience can cause further damage to the appliance and harm to the individual conducting the repairs.
Today, we’ll review the most common issues Colorado Springs homeowners face with their refrigerator and explain which issues you’ll need an appliance repair technician to help you solve.
Do you have a walking washer on your hands?
Washing machines aren’t really able to walk. For many families, however, a “walking” washer is a chronic problem. Walking washers are a minor safety hazard, but they’re also notorious for extending wash cycles and increasing water usage.
Below, you’ll find the definition and causes for a walking washing machine. While there is some basic troubleshooting you can do at home, it is best advised to contact a Colorado Springs appliance repairman to come take a look at any problem appliance.
My dryer won’t heat - help!
The ability to do laundry in your own home saves families time and money. Unfortunately, heating issues are one of the most common issues families experience with their dryer. If the heating element in your dryer stop working completely, you could find yourself passing hours at a laundry mat.
Thankfully, there are only a few parts that cause most heating issues in electric and gas dryers. Although it’s possible to replace any of these pieces yourself, working with a local Colorado Springs dryer repair specialist is recommended to ensure the appliance is repaired properly and safely.
A freezer is an appliance which you don’t think about too much, unless it breaks down. If the breakdown is something major, it can run up some expensive repairs or a replacement freezer may need to be bought. But the good news is that something that drastic is rarely needed.
Most freezer issues can be solved by the homeowner without too much investment in time or money. Below are some common issues that freezers can develop, what you can do about them, and when you should call in a professional freezer repair technician.
Your dishwasher is your best friend. Anyone who has lived any time at all without a dishwasher knows how convenient and time-saving these appliances are. Not only do they spare your hands from drying out under scalding hot dish water but they also do a far better job at sanitizing dishes while using less water.
A lot of people are surprised to learn, however, that their partner in dirty-dish fighting actually needs to be cleaned as well. We’re not talking about complicated maintenance, just some basic tasks you can perform that will make your dishwasher cleaner and more efficient so you can keep using it for many more years to come.
Proper dishwasher maintenance such as this prevents dishwasher malfunctions and the need to call a Colorado Springs dishwasher repairman to come and fix your appliance.