How to Remove Items From a Dryer Lint Trap

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The lint trap in your dryer is meant to catch the ambient lint that comes off most dried clothing. However, other items can also find their way inside. This is less likely in dryers with lint traps in the front, but if your model has a top accessible lint trap, then items can find their way inside. Ever wonder what …

How to Replace an Outer Dishwasher Door

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The outer door of your dishwasher is the face of the appliance. It is there to look nice, but it is also there to protect the more sensitive parts inside of it. Over time, you might manifest a few dents or cracks in the exterior door of your dishwasher. This doesn’t mean you need to replace the whole appliance, however. …

Why Your Washer is Staining Your Clothing

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The last thing you expect from your washing machine is for it to start staining your clothes. It is supposed to clean them, so doing the opposite is quite the surprise. If your washer has started leaving stains on clothing, there are two typical issues to check for. Greasy Residue Did someone in the homework on a car or other …

Why Your Dryer Rips Your Clothing

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There are some items of clothing like silk or lace that are very delicate. They need to be dried at a very low speed or even air dried to prevent damage. However, if your dryer has started ripping more sturdy clothing such as your t-shirts or even blue jeans, it is not an issue with the clothing, but rather the …

How to Fix a “Walking” Washer

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Walking is used to describe a washer that shakes so violently that it can often make a back and forth motion so hard that it moves out of place. During the spin cycle, your washer uses high speed to remove excess water from clothes, and under the right circumstances, the clothing can hit the sides of the drum so hard …

Solving a Microwave Turntable That Won’t Turn

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In every microwave, the turntable plays a crucial part in evenly heating the food you put inside. While your microwave will still very much do its job without a functioning turntable, you may notice that parts of your dishes are colder than others. As an obvious annoyance, you want to get this issue fixed up fast. When your turntable no …

How to Replace a Detergent Dispenser in Your Dishwasher

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If your dishwasher isn’t producing clean dishes, it can be indicative of a number of different problems. However, if during your investigation you discover that your detergent dispenser never opened to release the detergent, it is likely the faulty part. Dishwashers can clean many of your dishes with just water alone, but the detergent makes it more efficient, especially when …