My dryer is not drying. Help!


It is always frustrating when an appliance is not performing its most basic function. Much like a freezer that doesn’t keep its cool — no pun intended — or a stove that fails to heat, a drying machine that does not dry your clothes can be infuriating, especially if you need the clothes to go to an important event. In today’s article, we’ll provide you with a couple of things to check on your dryer. Be sure to call Platinum Cares if you need a dryer technician in Franklin Park, Illinois.   Without further ado, here are some things you… Read More

Different washing options on your machine


When it comes to using our washing machine, most of us always select the same cycle and only change the water setting to suit our needs. However, if you take the time to examine your washer, you will find that there are many options you can choose from. To help you understand this array of possibilities, Platinum Services, an appliance specialist in Chicago, has prepared the following article. Be sure to get in touch with us if you have any question.   First, keep in mind that the cycles available for your specific model may differ from those listed below… Read More

Fixing Your Own Dishwasher


Dishwasher are definitely a blessing in today’s fast-paced life where time wasted on washing dishes is highly frustrating. However, even more frustrating than washing dishes by hand is having our dishwasher stop working correctly when we rely on it. With today’s technology, hundreds of tutorials are available on the Internet to help you fix your appliances yourself. Moreover, today’s article will provide the do-it-yourselfer with basic things to keep in mind when attempting to repair your dishwasher. Platinum Services is an appliance specialist in Franklin Park, Illinois. Be sure to give us a call if you have any question.  … Read More

Common problems with front-load washers


Even if front-load washers are usually more ecofriendly and efficient than their top-part cousins, they may share some issues due to the complexity of their technology. To help you remedy issues that may arise in your front-loading washing machine, Platinum Cares, an appliance specialist in Franklin Park, has outlined some of the more common issues that may come up over the years. Be sure to call them up if you have any problem.   Washer tumbles during cycle washing machine moves a lot  This is likely occurring because the machine is not correctly adjusted. If you do not have a… Read More

Compactors Common Problems


Compactors are used to lessen the space taken by garbage. A lot of businesses rely on their compactors and trash would quickly accumulate without them. This is why Platinum Cares has prepared the following list of common issues that can arise in compactors. Even so, compactor problems should not be taken lightly and should be dealt with by appliance repair technicians. If you need compactor service in Franklin Park or Chicago or have any question regarding this article, be sure to give Platinum Cares a call.       Compactor won’t start First of all, make sure the unit is… Read More

Energy Star Appliances


Let’s face it. Life is expansive, which is why we want to save money where we can. With energy costs and environmental taxes on the rise, appliances can quickly become a money pit. Today, saving energy goes hand in hand with saving money. This is the main purpose of the Energy Star Label:  identify eco-friendly appliances and make life easier for consumers who buy them. However, environmental-friendly appliances come at a price. This is why our appliance company in Chicago, Illinois, has prepared a list of pros and cons of Energy Star Appliances. Be sure to give us a call… Read More

Self-Cleaning Ovens


Most ovens today are now equipped with a self-cleaning function, which reduces the time required to clean them. Even if this function is fairly easy to use, not many people take advantage of it. Indeed, most people seldom clean their oven, which makes accumulated debris and grease harder to remove when they finally do so. Platinum Cares, an appliance repair company in Chicago, has prepared the following method to help you clean your self-cleaning oven. By following this procedure, you will be able to optimize the usage of the self-cleaning function.   Start the self-cleaning function The button can usually… Read More

Issues with induction stoves


New technologies emerge almost daily in every field. The same thing is true with home equipment. One example of these technologies is induction food preparation. Making use of a magnetic field coupled with distinctive cookware, an induction cooktop will be able to cook a good meal in just a few minutes, whereas a typical stove would have taken a long time for similar results.   Though induction cookers have amazing benefits, they are susceptible to complications as much as any other home appliance. Fot that reason, Platinum Cares, an appliance repair expert in Chicago, has prepared the following set of… Read More

Common Sub-Zero icemaker issues


Sub-Zero is an excellent brand when it comes to refrigeration and freezing. They offer a vast range of products from wine cellars to refrigerators. Some of their refrigerators/freezers have an integrated icemaker. This icemaker, though mostly reliable, can have issues at times. This is why Platinum Cares, a home and commercial appliance repair company in Chicago, Illinois, has prepared the following tips to help you troubleshoot your Sub-Zero icemaker. Some of these tips can also be used to troubleshoot other brands of icemakers.   No ice is made Make sure the ice bucket is in position and the unit turned… Read More

Preventive Maintenance On Your Oven


Much like any other appliance, an oven requires preventive maintenance. The focus of this article will be on increasing the lifespan of your oven. The following tips are provided by Platinum Cares, an appliance repair specialist in Chicago, Illinois. Be sure to get in touch with them if you have any concern following your reading.       Clean the inside of the oven Cleaning your oven regularly will in fact help it to run more efficiently and to cook more evenly. Furthermore, spills and stains can be hard to clean once they solidify on the walls.   Cook a… Read More

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