Breath Mint For The Dishwasher

Breath Mint for the Dishwasher

Does your dishwasher and garbage disposal suffer from bad breath? The folks at Whirlpool are banking on it. They've developed a special cleaner tablet that removes bad odors from both appliances. The tablet -- called the affresh™ Dishwasher and Disposal…

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Time For An Upgrade?

Time for an Upgrade?

You've heard about the "Cash for Clunkers" auto program. Now apply that to your old energy-sucking household appliances. Primed to launch this fall, the "Cash for Clunkers" appliance version will give consumers who replace their old model dishwashers, refrigerators, and…

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Freeze!

Freeze!

Having a dedicated freezer in the home allows homeowners to save money by buying in bulk. That's the driving force behind the recent increase in freezer sales while purchases of all other appliances declined last year. If you are in…

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Grill Safety

Grill Safety

Every time I break out our grill, I take one look at the flammable gas container and think to myself, "Be careful." I'll approach it with a little more confidence after reading this article from the CPSC recounting everything you…

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Less For Your Money

Less for Your Money

Propane dealers quietly reduced the amount of gas they put in tanks from approximately 17 to 18 pounds down to 15 pounds. Trouble is, they are charging the same amount for it and didn't tell anyone. "It's a price increase,"…

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