Clothes dryers are pretty simple, but they can be confusing at the same time. Be sure to follow safety precautions while working on an appliance. There are a variety of sounds that a dryer can make that indicate that some sort of service is needed.
Washer overflowing? I explain five ways to fix it: installing a sink, using a lint catcher, regular use of enzymes to keep it clear, using a snake, and changing to a front-loading washer.
When the two washing machines in my life both quit and it turned out to be the same problem with each, I discovered an inexpensive DIY fix. Find out if it is the solution to your washer blues!
A look at the advantages of Whirlpool front-load washing machines, and how to troubleshoot common problems you may experience if you already own one.
A how-to with photos and discussion, showing how to use a wringer washing machine--a good solution when limited water, power, or other resources are available.
This article outlines the reasons why we chose a Samsung washing machine instead of sticking with our old Bosch washer.
Clothes dryer won't produce heat? Dryer isn't drying? This article offers step-by-step advice for finding—and fixing—the problem.
Your new home is perfect, except that the old dryer cord won't fit the new plug and no adapter will work. Here are instructions for replacing a 4-prong dryer cord with a 3-prong cord.
Dryer fires are a danger to all households if clothes dryers are not properly maintained. With some simple steps you can help prevent a dryer fire.
Step-by-step guide to maintaining a condenser tumble dryer complete with pictures. Keep your condenser dryer running more efficiently.
No matter how I cleaned my front-loading washer, the mildew smell kept coming back. Then I found a quick, easy way to solve the problem for good.
You've moved into your new home, but the dryer plug doesn't fit. Here are some step-by-step instructions (with photos) for how to change out a 3-prong dryer plug for a new 4-prong cord.
Addresses how a wringer washer can be used today to save money ... used in homesteading ... as a green alternative ... when living off the grid.If you use a wringer washer or or are buying a wringer washing machine, there are a few things to consider.