How to Clean a Front Load Washer That Smells Bad

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When to Clean Front Load Washer
Clean your front load washer once a month to prevent a buildup of scum and mildew, and keep it smelling fresh.
How to Clean Front Load Washer
1. Empty the drum.
2. Sprinkle 1/2 cup of baking soda inside.
3. Pour one cup of vinegar in the detergent dispenser.
4. Run the washer on a hot water cycle.

Troubleshooting a Refrigerator That Is Leaking

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A refrigerator is a common household appliance that most people take for granted. We often forget about it until something goes wrong, such as a refrigerator that is leaking water. If you find your refrigerator is leaking, don’t worry – we’re here to help! This troubleshooting guide will discuss the four most common reasons why […]

How to Troubleshoot a Whirlpool Dishwasher Not Filling With Water

Whirlpool dishwasher not filling with water

It can be a huge inconvenience if your Whirlpool dishwasher not filling with water slows your daily chore list. You may not be able to run dishes through the dishwasher, which can cause added stress throughout your day. This blog post will discuss some common causes of why a Whirlpool dishwasher may not fill with […]

Best Easter Egg Hunts in 2022


There is no shortage of Easter events in our area this year! From Connecticut to Massachusetts, to Rhode Island, your kids will have a hopping good time. Ride vintage trains with the Easter Bunny, enjoy delicious snacks, play fun games, and don’t forget to collect those Easter eggs! Check out our list of Best Easter […]

How to Remove Rust from Cast Iron Skillet & Other Care Tips

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Cast iron skillets are some of the most popular kitchen items around. They are durable, affordable, and can be used for a variety of cooking tasks. However, one common problem that people experience with cast iron skillets is rust. Rust can make your skillet difficult to clean and can also affect the flavor of your […]

What To Do When You Find Your LG Washer Not Draining

How do you fix an LG washer that won't drain

When you find clothes still wet after wash cycle ends, there’s a good chance a draining problem is impairing your washer. Why is my LG washer not draining? Drain hose issues, from kinks to clogs, are often the culprit. Get to the bottom of  LG washer draining problems with these troubleshooting tips. Why Is My […]

Top 5 Reasons for an LG Dryer Not Starting

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If your dryer doesn’t start on command it doesn’t always call for a replacement or even a repair. Why is my LG dryer not starting? If the Child Lock setting is enabled, all control panel functions will be locked. Use these LG dryer troubleshooting tips to determine the source of the problem when it won’t […]

The Best Way to Remove Oven Grease from Kitchen Cabinets

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Often, the cabinets over your oven and range bear the brunt of grease stains and splatters, taking on a sticky residue. What’s the best way to remove oven grease from kitchen cabinets? A baking soda paste can remove most stains, while more severe cases require a commercial cleaner designed for heavy grease. Learn how to […]

Things to Do this Christmas in Hartford, CT 2021


There’s a New England chill in the air, lights in every store window, and Christmas carols on the radio. There are so many Christmas in Hartford activities that we’ve made a list of the best for all ages. From where to see Christmas lights in Hartford to what to do with kids, we’ve got something […]

5 Simple & Delicious Christmas Cookies to Make With Kids

Christmas cookies to make with kids

While a family holiday baking session sounds magical, detailed prep work and complex ingredients can make it a recipe for disaster. What are some simple Christmas cookies to make with kids? Little ones will love using pretzels for antlers in our quick-cooking Reindeer Cookies. Try these easy cookie recipes for kids that make holiday baking […]