Appliance Parts · Do-it-yourself

Steampunk-inspired lamps are crafted from over a hundred washing machines

(The following post contains excerpts from original article at inhabitat.com) Design collective Teatro Metaphora completed a spectacular art installation that could forever change the way you look at your washing machine. The Madeira-based NGO collected over a hundred landfill-bound washing machines and transformed the drums into beautiful and colorful hanging lights that now illuminate a street in… Continue reading Steampunk-inspired lamps are crafted from over a hundred washing machines

Do-it-yourself · Living Better · Tips & Tricks

Are Your Appliances Summer Ready?

Summer is right around the corner and that means the kids will soon be out of school, and it also means it’s going to get hot. So, expect the kids to be around more often, and you can look forward to a whole list of extra things to be done around the house – and… Continue reading Are Your Appliances Summer Ready?

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How To Clean Any Appliance

The following article is from Yahoo! Did you know that a clean fridge is actually more energy efficient? It’s true, so toss out your spoiled food and scrub those shelves and drawers with warm soapy water. Remember: Don’t wash a cold glass shelf with hot water; the glass could shatter. Wipe down the exterior thoroughly… Continue reading How To Clean Any Appliance

Do-it-yourself · Living Better · Tips & Tricks

Why You Should Pull Your Fridge Away From the Wall

The following article is from Yahoo! Tonight we want you to do something new. Go home, tug on your fridge, and scootch it away from the wall. That’s right. This little exercise in fridge-tugging and a 5-minute task are going to help your fridge run better and maybe even save you money. Here’s why. The… Continue reading Why You Should Pull Your Fridge Away From the Wall