Here’s What Homeowners Need to Know About Recent Boiler Recalls

Residential boilers serve a critical role in many homes by helping to keep the house warm in the winter and/or by providing hot water throughout the home year-round. However, since many of these appliances heat water through the use of natural gas or propane, rare circumstances and manufacturing defects can cause units to produce excess amounts of carbon monoxide, posing …

Information on the BSH Home Appliances Dishwasher Recall

Do you have a Jenn-Air, Kenmore Elite, Thermador, Gaggenau, or Bosch Brand dishwasher installed in your kitchen? If you purchased it between January of 2009 and May of 2015, it may be included in a recall announced by the manufacturer in 2015 that was expanded in 2017. Keep reading for information on this recall and how to determine your dishwasher’s …

10 Family Friendly Summer Festivals and Fairs in Dayton

After the gray days of winter, many Dayton families look forward to spending more time outdoors. That’s one reason why every summer is filled with local festivals and fairs that provide fun for all ages. Here are 10 of our favorite annual events. Banana Split Festival: The Dayton area is famous for inventions that changed the world, especially in aviation. …

How to Replace Your Whirlpool Washer’s Brake Rotor

During your washer’s agitation cycle, the brake rotor is pushed against the brake stator to control agitation movement. But if you hear squeaking during the washer’s agitation cycle or while it’s stopping, the rotor and stator aren’t fitting together properly. You will have to replace the rotor or both parts. For most Maytag washer models, order replacement part #WP35-6714 for a …

3 Things to Do for Easter in Dayton

Easter is a very special time in Dayton with a number of wonderful holiday events that families look forward to each year. If you’ll be staying close to home for the holiday and you’re thinking about what to do, here are 3 ideas for celebrating Easter in Dayton in 2019. Easter Bunny Express at LM&M Railroads (April 6, 13, 14, …

How to Repair a KitchenAid Microwave That Won’t Start

There aren’t many tasks that are quicker or easier than warming up a meal in your microwave. Unfortunately, the convenience of a speedy breakfast, lunch, or dinner can quickly get ruined when your appliance won’t start. If you’re dealing with a built-in KitchenAid microwave model KMBP107EBS that refuses to turn-on, reading the repair guide below may help you pinpoint and fix …

How to Replace the Mode Shifter and Shaft Assembly in Your GE Washer

The mode shifter and shaft assembly in your GE washer model WJSR4160GWW shifts the agitate cycle to the spin cycle. If the component is faulty, your washing machine won’t switch between the two. Replacing the mode shifter and shaft assembly is a time consuming repair that requires you to disassemble the majority of your washer. If you’re worried about the difficulty level …