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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

Getting Rid of a Foul Smell in Your Refrigerator

Having a bad odor in your fridge is a problem that is more common than we think. However, getting rid of the smell is somewhat more complicated than simply taking out the food that is causing it, and it can sometimes be so strong that it actually changes the taste of other food you keep in your refrigerator. The good news is that there are simple and solutions to ridding your refrigerator of bad smells for good, which are provided in today’s article by our appliance repair company in Franklin Park, Illinois.   Give it a good clean   Over… Read More

Save energy when drying your clothes

There is nothing more frustrating than having to pay a hefty utility bill when you’ve had to dry a lot of clothes lately. Moreover, using too much energy is not only bad for the planet, it’s bad for your dryer. Extend the life of your dryer and get your clothes ready in an ecological way by reading this article provided by our appliance repair company in Chicago, Illinois.   First of all, you should really consider taking advantage of the Windy City by drying your clothes with air every once in a while if your location allows you to do… Read More

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

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