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 …

3 Absolutely Odd Things to Do in Minneapolis

If you have lived in a city for a while, you get to see all the things that you absolutely must-see. However, any tourist can see those given enough aimless days in the city. The true benefit of living in an area is you can experience the wonderfully weird things it has to offer. Orfield Labs Quiet Chamber Some people …

Is a Gas Smell From Your Oven a Problem?

Anytime you smell that distinct smell of gas in your home is cause for concern. However, if you only smell it when you turn your oven on, it may not be as big of a concern. Yet, you will still need to investigate why this is happening. A gas smell coming from your gas oven isn’t normal and it can …

Why a New Dishwasher Installation Isn’t Draining

Did you recently purchase a new dishwasher only to discover that after its first use, water is sitting at the bottom? Whether you installed it yourself or had a professional team out to do it, if your recently installed dishwasher isn’t draining, it is due to a missed step during the installation. This is a step that is easy to …

Why Did My Maytag Top Load Washer Stop Mid-cycle?

Most of us program our washing machine, then walk away, confident that when we return our clothes and linens will be damp–not dripping wet–and clean. If you’ve been unpleasantly surprised to find your Maytag top load washer stopped mid-cycle, full of water, first check to make sure the washer is plugged in and receiving power. If the washer has power and the …

Why Is There Water Under the Drawers in My Refrigerator?

If you look under your empty crisper drawers in your refrigerator and see standing water, that is not normal. In fact, other than perfectly explainable condensation after a refrigerator has been open too long, there should be no moisture inside this appliance at all. So if there is enough moisture for water to be standing underneath the bottom drawers, you …

What You Need to Know About Whirlpool’s Glass Cooktop Recall

It was announced that Whirlpool was recalling a wide range of glass cooktops that are sold not only under their Whirlpool brand, but under their owned brands of KitchenAid and JennAir as well. These glass cooktops that use radiant or radiant downdraft heating feature touch controls that have a chance to activate on their own. According to the 133 reports …