Welcome to the Appliances section of our Home Maintenance Guide. Here you will find helpful guides on Dishwashers, Refrigerators, Washing Machines, and more!

  • Refrigerator Water Filter

    Replacing your fridge’s water filter is easier than you think and can dramatically improve the taste of your drinking water. Check out this video to see how it’s done.

  • Dishwasher Maintenance

    You likely use it every week. But how often have you done maintenance work on your dishwasher? Watch this video for some quick tips to keep it running smoothly.

  • Garbage Disposal Jams

    Garbage disposal jams shouldn’t require a call to the plumber. So before you give in, watch this video and learn how to fix it yourself!

  • Front Load Washing Machines

    Despite what you may have heard, front-load washing machines don’t have to smell bad. Here’s how to cure and prevent the problem.

  • Refrigerator Coils

    Dust on your refrigerator’s coils could be increasing your utility bill. Keep your fridge running efficiently with this DIY maintenance tip!

  • Over-The-Range Microwave Filters

    Do you have a microwave over your stove? Did you know this microwave has not 1 but 2 filters? Oh yes, 2 filters. We show you how to properly clean and replace these filters.