Posts Tagged ‘Home Appliances’

How to Fix Dye Stains in the Dryer

Dear Home-Ec 101, I’ve noticed inside the drum of my dryer that there are blue and gray streaks, they look like they are from jeans. How do I get rid of these stains in my clothes dryer? Sincerely, Blue in Bluffton Heather says The simplest thing you can do is to close the dryer door…

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A Home-Ec 101 Guide: How To Clean Home Appliances

They are our modern day servants and we are at a loss when our home appliances stop working. By taking care of them and keeping them clean you can extend the life of your appliances so they can help you through your daily life. To read more about the article just click on the title.…

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Flat Top Stoves and Melted Plastic

Dear Home Ec 101, I was making grilled cheese sandwiches. I lifted the skillet to slide a sandwich onto the plate, and it got too close to the bread. And to the bread’s plastic bag. Of course I didn’t notice that until I tried to lift the skillet again and found that it was a…

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Are Appliance Bulbs Safe for Ovens?

Dear Home-Ec 101, Does “appliance bulb” mean any appliance? My oven light bulb went out. The previous home owners did not leave the manual, and I’ve had no luck finding one on the internet. My Lowe’s sales clerk was “almost positive” that the bulbs that include “appliances” in the list of recommended uses would be…

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