Hot Water Problems: How to Check Out Your Heater

There’s nothing more frustrating than waking up late, jumping in the shower to notice that there is absolutely no hot water. Before you blame your relatives, you should check to see if the problem isn’t actually stemming from your water tank. To help you avoid a fight, our appliance repair company in Franklin Park has outlined a couple of issues on your tank and how to fix them. Be sure to get in touch with Platinum Cares if you have any question.   No Hot Water Unless you’re experiencing a power outage or have accidently tripped the breaker, there’s probably… Read More

Are HE Washers worth it?

High Efficiency washing machines have gained a lot of popularity over the last few years, notably because they are very friendly to the environment. However, do they work as well as traditional washing machines? Today’s article will try to answer that question by providing a short list of advantages and disadvantages of HE washing machines. Be sure to get in touch with our appliance service company in Chicago, Illinois if you have any question.   Before we get started, you need to know that there are mostly two types of washing machine out there: front-load and top-load.   Advantages Water… Read More

Home Appliance Cleaning Tips

Even though we’re still in January, it’s time to start thinking about the yearly spring cleanup. Why not get a head start by checking out your major home appliances and making sure that they are working properly? To help you get started, Platinum Cares has put together a short list of things to check out when you’re cleaning up around the house. Be sure to get in touch with our appliance repair company in Chicago if you have any question.   First, did you know that your washing machine is actually equipped with a filter? Much like the lint trap… Read More

Why Your Refrigerator Is Leaking and What to Do About It

If there was only a single cause behind refrigerator leaks, we wouldn’t have to write this article. Unfortunately, as a refrigerator repair company in Franklin Park, Illinois, we come across a lot of different causes behind refrigerator leaks, and it is a common problem for home appliance owners. Today’s article will give you a couple of parts to look into if you recently noticed that your refrigerator is leaking. Be sure to give us a call if you have any question.   — Drain pan: This part is located directly under your refrigerator and collects small amount of water that… Read More

A Common Issue in Dishwashers Explained

Dishwashers are found in most households nowadays and with good reason. With our busy lives, washing dishes by hand can be a real drag and use up a lot of time. That being said, a lot of dishwasher owners are faced with a common issue at one point in their dishwasher’s useful life: the dishwasher will not dispense its detergent as it should. Read today’s article to find out more about how to resolve this issue or give us a call at Platinum Cares for dishwasher repair in Franklin Park, Illinois.   While the issue can come from many different… Read More

Shaking Washer: Common Causes

A lot of people experience a shaking washing machine at least one time in their life. When we say “shaking”, we don’t mean the regular shaking that occurs naturally during every cycle, we’re talking about loud thuds and bangs that actually cause the machine to tilt and can damage it. Unfortunately, there isn’t a single specific reason that can cause a washer to shake in a way that can damage it, and that’s why you need to figure out what is giving the jitters to your machine. To help you with that, our appliance servicing company in Chicago, Illinois, has… Read More

How to Choose an Induction Stove

As appliance technology expands, so do the options for consumers. This is especially true with induction stoves, which have become a nice kitchen trend in the last few years. This is because they are not only very efficient at cooking food, they do so in a safe manner. That being said, choosing an induction stovetop among all the possibilities that are available can be mindboggling. To help you narrow down your options, our appliance company in Chicago has prepared a short list of things to consider before choosing an induction stove.   Budget This is probably the most important criterion… Read More

How to Optimize the Performance of your Front Load Washing Machine

Front-load washing machines have gained a boost of popularity in the last decade due to a lot of factors, notably because they consume less soap and energy as well as washing clothes more thoroughly… usually.   We say “usually”, because it is possible that you’ve noticed a few issues with your front-loading washing machine such as clothes not being washed properly or a nasty smell building up in your machine. If you notice that your washing machine is not performing its duties as it should, read this article prepared by our appliance servicing company in Chicago.   First and foremost,… Read More

Installing a Food Garburator: Is It Worth It?

With Christmas just around the corner, the amount of cooking done in your kitchen will probably be higher than normal, which translates to a lot of cleaning. However, equipping your kitchen with a food disposal device might help you take some of the load off. Today, our Chicago appliance repair company will tell you everything you need to know about food garburators.   First, keep in mind that while a food garburator will probably be relatively expansive to install at first, it will easily pay for itself over the years, since your needs for trash bags and cleaning products will… Read More

Help! My Ice Cubes Taste Horrible!

You will find that some fridges are equipped with an ice maker and a water dispenser, which is very useful because you don’t need to keep filtered water in your refrigerator nor do you have to worry about stacking up ice trays in your freezer. However, the convenience can quickly turn into a nuisance if the water and ice cubes you are dispensing have a weird and bad taste. There might be a lot of reasons why this is happening, and to help you sort it out, our appliance repairing company in Chicago has put together a few possible problems… Read More

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