How to Replace the Ice Level Control Board in Your KitchenAid Refrigerator

The ice maker in your KitchenAid side-by-side refrigerator model KSRS25IKSS01 is regulated by an ice level control board. The control board is equipped with an infrared beam that senses the ice level in the ice bucket. When the ice level is low, the control board sends a signal to the ice maker to produce more ice. A failing ice maker …

5 of the Most Instagrammable Restaurants in the Twin Cities

If you can’t choose a restaurant without thinking about how it will look on Instagram, you’re not alone. There are plenty of places for you to dine in the Twin Cities where you can find friends who are happy to help you with your social media habit while you eat delicious food. Here are 5 of our favorite and frequently …

3 Reasons Your Dishwasher Stopped Mid-Cycle

When you start your dishwasher up, it starts just fine, but when you come back later it has failed to complete its wash cycle. If this is the case even if it does start again or doesn’t, you have a problem. If your dishwasher has quit mid-cycle, here are three possible reasons that you can investigate to try and solve …

Why A Front Load Washing Machine is Leaking Out the Front?

One of the biggest concerns with getting a front-load washing machine is that it will start to leak. However, if you have one, it has likely worked for years without even a droplet of water escaping. This is because front-load washing machines are designed to be very good at forming a seal and preventing a leak from ever happening. Even the door …

Does White Film on Dishes Mean a Dishwasher Problem?

Do your glass dishes, on occasion, come out with a sort of gross looking white film over them? This is frustrating, as it means you feel the need to wash your dishes again, but it is not an indicator of a problem as you may expect. This white film is typically caused by hard water being used in your appliance. …

3 Great Places to Buy Affordable Art in Minneapolis

Minneapolis has a reputation for being cold, but it can warm the heart of any art lover on a budget. You don’t have to be rich to decorate your home with one of a kind works and support local artists. Here are 3 of our favorite places to find great values on fine art and crafts. Northrup King Building: There’s …

Check Your Microwave – Kenmore Elite Microwaves Recalled For Burn Hazard

Do you have a Kenmore Elite brand microwave sitting in your kitchen that is only a few years old? If so, you may need to research into whether it has been recalled or not for your safety. For this particular recall, they are only recalling units that were manufactured on April 27th, 2017. For about the 700 affected units that …

5 Best Burgers in the Twin Cities

When you want to get down to basics, feast on one of these top-quality burgers in the Twin Cities. Here are 5 of our favorite places to go when we’re craving a burger with fries. Manny’s Steakhouse: Manny’s like to call themselves a local landmark and a national destination. Zagat calls them one of the top ten steakhouses in the country. …

Should I Fix an Old Refrigerator?

If your old refrigerator stops keeping food cold or develops other serious problems, you might think about replacing it. This option may be more economical in the long run. However, repair service is the better choice under many circumstances. Consider fixing your fridge in these situations: 1. Difficult to Replace Some refrigerator types and locations turn replacement into a huge …

Why is Your Refrigerator Always Running?

Is your refrigerator running all the time? Unfortunately, it is not training for a marathon. If your refrigerator is running all the time, it can be the sign of a problem that is causing your appliance to not be able to cool efficiently. However, when a refrigerator starts running constantly, it does not always mean something is seriously malfunctioning. Instead, you should …