How to Clean Mold from Front Load Washer Gasket

In this piece, we discuss how to clean mold from front load washer gasket.  We feel that your first, best strategy, is to keep the gasket from getting moldy in the first place.  Keep it dry when the washer is not in use.  Wipe it dry after each clothes washing session. Then, if mold does … Continue reading How to Clean Mold from Front Load Washer Gasket



Rinnai On-Demand Water Heater Problems, Issues, Concerns, Limitations

In this piece we look at Rinnai on-demand water heater problems customers sometime see. A Rinnai on-demand water heater offers many real advantages over traditional hot water tank units.  But drawbacks, limitations, and disadvantages exist for them too. Now to be certain, Rinnai on-demand water heaters can be a great investment in your home’s overall … Continue reading Rinnai On-Demand Water Heater Problems, Issues, Concerns, Limitations



How to Clean Stainless Steel Tea Kettle

We’ve heated gallons upon gallons of hard and soft water for tea and hot cocoa making, with our Hamilton Beach Stainless Steel Tea Kettle. In this post, we show how to clean stainless steel tea kettle with baking soda or vinegar. We’ve cleaned our stainless kettles many times. We also discuss how to keep the … Continue reading How to Clean Stainless Steel Tea Kettle



Cleaning Tea Kettle with Vinegar, How To

We’ve heated gallons upon gallons of hard and soft water for tea and hot cocoa making, with our Hamilton Beach tea kettle. In this post, we show how to clean tea kettle with vinegar. We’ve cleaned ours successfully many times. We also discuss how to keep the tea kettle clean in the first place. We’ve … Continue reading Cleaning Tea Kettle with Vinegar, How To



Affresh Laundry Machine Cleaner Review

We were new to high efficiency (HE) laundry machines back in 2010. So we knew not that to keep their odors down, you have to clean them with a decent laundry machine sanitizer. We then moved to an apartment with a front loader HE laundry machine. Next, we quickly learned how fast HE front loader … Continue reading Affresh Laundry Machine Cleaner Review



Tide Laundry Machine Cleaner Review

New to front loading laundry machines back in 2013, we did not know how smelly they can get. So we learned, “by fire,” how important it is to keep their odors tame. We learned that you must now and again, cycle the washer through with a decent cleaner like Tide. So, in this Tide laundry … Continue reading Tide Laundry Machine Cleaner Review



Tide Washing Machine Cleaner Instructions, How to Use

We post these Tide washing machine cleaner instructions here, based on the instructions shown on the box.  Then, we go further. We write in the little tricks and tips we found while cleaning our high efficiency (HE)washer. These tips improve how well this Tide cleaner product works. Tide Washing Machine Cleaner Instructions, How to Use: … Continue reading Tide Washing Machine Cleaner Instructions, How to Use



Affresh Washer Cleaner Directions, How to Use Instructions

Affresh Washer Cleaner Directions for How to Use We offer these Affresh washer cleaner directions, based on the instructions printed on the box.  Plus, we add in the little tricks and tips we found while cleaning our own washer. These further improve how well this Affreash cleaner product cleans. Cautions and Warnings Not a Laundry … Continue reading Affresh Washer Cleaner Directions, How to Use Instructions



Top Load vs Front Load Washers Pros Cons

In this piece we discuss top load vs front load washers pros cons.  In a front loader washing machine, you get nearly all the conveniences of taking your laundry to a Laundromat. But you get them in your own laundry room! How cool is that?  A top load washer though, may clean certain clothes better.  … Continue reading Top Load vs Front Load Washers Pros Cons



Cooktop Cleaning Cream for Smooth Top Ranges Review

We’ve used Cooktop Cleaning Cream for Smooth Top Ranges for several years now. We find it to work as well as the other glass top stove polishes we’ve tested. Cooktop brand cleans the hardened, baked on grime. This builds up above the burners on our flat top Whirlpool electric stove. Cook Top Brand is an effective, … Continue reading Cooktop Cleaning Cream for Smooth Top Ranges Review