On August 23rd, 2016, in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, Whirlpool announced a voluntary recall on 15,200 Whirlpool brand microwave hood combination units. According to Whirlpool, internal arcing during use can ignite an internal plastic component. This can pose as a fire hazard if not dealt with immediately. Recalled products will be exchanged … Continue reading "Whirlpool Microwave Hood Combination Recall 2016"
Clean your dryer lint filter after every load of clothes… Do you know that dryer sheets cause a film over that mesh in your lint filter, and that’s what can burn out the heating unit or cause longer than normal drying times. You can’t SEE the film, but it’s there. The best way to keep … Continue reading "Clean Your Dryer Lint Filter Tip"
Summer is here, and with it come a lot of seasonal occurrences that can have a major effect on your appliances. Here, we’ll run through the different scenarios and what you can do to prevent your appliances from malfunctioning right when you need them most. Yes, summer can be hard on your appliances, but a lot … Continue reading "Summer Can Be Hard on Your Appliances: Keep Them Running"
Looking for 4th of July Events, Fireworks in Rockland County, NY 2016? You’ve come to the right spot. We’ve scoured the Internet looking for Haverstraw and Nyack 2016 Fourth of July events and fireworks shows. We’ve also included 2016 4th of July events for Brooklyn, NY, too. Let us know if we missed any good … Continue reading "4th of July Events, Fireworks in Rockland County, NY 2016 (+ Brooklyn!)"
If you are one of those super organized, everything's always in its place, hair perfectly coiffed kind of people, than you can stop reading this right now. However, if you're like us -- constantly searching for keys, phone, head -- than this little tip might save you hundreds or even thousands of dollars worth in equity … Continue reading "How Your Smartphone Can Save Your Home Appliance Insurance from Going “Poof”"
Here at Renah, the new GE Slate Refrigerator -- in all its shapes and models -- is on our radar. While the advancement in technologies and features of major in-home appliances continues to delight us all the time, we’re seeing an interesting trend toward slate finished refrigerators -- and we really like it. Yes please, … Continue reading "This Just In: The New GE Slate Refrigerator"
Families all over the world and the U.S. are gearing up for the preparation of Passover, a nine-day ritual that includes cleansing the home to make it completely kosher. A particular focus is placed on removing every last remnants of leavened foods and chametz -- those foods made with wheat or grains. The key here is perfection, and … Continue reading "Appliance Tips: How to Prepare for Passover"