(EMAILWIRE.COM, March 10, 2013 ) Naperville, Illinois To keep appliances working at their best for an extended period of time requires each gets proper maintenance and cleaning on a regular time table. The appliance repair technicians with AAA℠ know hundreds of tips, and want to share them with their customers.
Here is just a tiny fraction of some of the tips available to keep one's appliances operating efficiently:
Microwave Oven Cleaning: Keeping the inside of this appliance clean is important to have it work well. To soften stuck on food so it is easier to remove, boil some water in the microwave to generate some steam. Give the steam a few minutes to work, and wipe the food away. Repeat as needed.
Refrigerator and Stand Alone Freezer Maintenance: The most effective way to extend the life of these units is to ensure the condenser coils are clean. Vacuum away any dust and ensure there is nothing blocking the air flow around the condenser. This should be on the spring cleaning to do list.
Range Maintenance: Any food residue that has built up on the stove burners, the oven heating elements and the inside of the oven will steal from a ranges efficiency. One can use a mild detergent, or a baking soda and vinegar mix to do the cleaning. If you have a self-cleaning oven, you may want to double check the accuracy of the thermostat after the cleaning cycle.