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Maintenance & Cleaning

How to Clean an Ice Maker or Ice Machine the Right Way

How do you clean an ice maker and ice machine? While an ice maker’s bin can be removed and washed, an ice machine requires specific, but simple, cleaning steps. Learn how to clean an ice maker and ice machine for pure, high-quality ice every time: 1. Unplug the machine and turn off its water supply. 2. Empty the ice bin and wipe it down with warm water and mild dish detergent (some manufacturers may recommend a specific cleaning solution). 3. Remove the drain cap, allowing any residual water to drain into another container. Replace the drain cap. 4. Reposition the ice bin, plug the machine back in and run a complete cleaning cycle. 5. Dispose of the ice, refill the machine with clean water and run a second cycle. 6. Throw away the ice. After reconnecting the water supply, the ice machine is ready for use.

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Why Is My Bosch Dryer Making Loud Noise?

Why is my Bosch tumble dryer making screeching noise? Overloading the dryer can strain certain components, causing a screeching sound while it’s in motion. Troubleshoot a Bosch dryer making loud noise and solve the problem by finding the source of the sound. We’ll show you how to troubleshoot a Bosch dryer making rattling noise, humming sounds, thumping, squeaking, and grinding noises.

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Bosch Washer Not Draining Water? Follow These Tips

If your clothes are still sitting in water at the end of a wash cycle it’s likely your washer has a draining issue. Why is a Bosch washer not draining water as usual? The drain pump may be obstructed by lint, dirt, or debris. Cleaning the pump and removing any obstructions should solve the problem. Learn more Bosch washing machine troubleshooting tips to resolve drainage issues.

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Why Is My KitchenAid Refrigerator Leaking Water?

Puddles on the floor or inside your refrigerator are telltale signs of leaking, but what causes a refrigerator to leak water? A loose water line connection or water line damage are often at fault, requiring tightening or replacement of the damaged hose. In some cases, a part malfunction is to blame, like a faulty water filter or inlet valve. Determine what’s responsible for your KitchenAid refrigerator leaking water and the right solution.

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5 Easy Christmas Cookie Recipes for the Holidays

To truly enjoy holiday baking as a family, recipes should be fast, simple, and fun. Are there easy Christmas cookie recipes where everyone can be involved and enjoy the process? No-Bake Peanut Butter Snowballs mix up in minutes, with melted chocolate, sprinkles, and no need for the oven. Master these easy cookie recipes for kids and keep your Christmas baking merry! 

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what gas ranges are made in the united states

High-End Appliance Reviews: Best Gas Ranges Made in the USA

High-end gas ranges are more popular than ever due to their superior power and performance. Purchasing a range that’s USA-made though has the added bonus of supporting American business. But are you wondering what gas ranges are made in the United States? From Wolf to Thermador, our list of the best gas ranges made in the USA combine quality with American ingenuity.

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electrolux washer leaking

Why Is My Electrolux Front Load Washer Leaking Water?

Front-loading washers have become the most popular configuration in recent years. They offer convenience and high-tech features, but unfortunately, they’re also more prone to developing leaks. The good news is that not all leaks require professional repair. We’ll discuss how to stop an Electrolux front load washer leaking from the front, back, and other locations to quickly solve the problem.

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