Category Archives: dryer

Tips to Optimize the Performance of your Washer and Dryer

While this dynamic duo is best at keeping your clothes fresh, clean, and smelling wonderful, they tend to get dirty themselves if they are not cleaned from time to time. However, there are “hacks” you can perform on your appliances to keep them clean as well as preserving your clothes in the best state possible, which are given to you today by our appliance repair company in Chicago. Be sure to get in touch with Platinum Cares should you have any question.   Make your own laundry detergent   Most products that are available out there are full of irritant… 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

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

Troubleshooting a Maytag Dryer

Maytag is a serious player in the field of appliances, having been around since the end of the 19th century. This is because their aim is to craft appliances that work steadily for many years. However, even the best of appliances may require service every once in a while, whether you want a complete preventative maintenance or a quick fix to an issue. However, if you come across an issue, you can always try to remedy it yourself. To help you do this, Platinum Cares, an appliance specialist in Chicago, Illinois, has prepared the following article. Read on to find… Read More

Portable Washing And Drying Machines

You read right. This is neither a mistake nor a typo. As technology leaps forward, it tends to make things smaller. Just think about the cellphones that were used in the 90’s and could barely fit in a pocket. The same goes for computers or televisions. The field of home appliances is no exception, and today’s article will focus on this amazing technology that could gain worldwide popularity over the next few years. Today, Platinum Cares, an appliance specialist in Chicago, Illinois, wants to talk about the portable washer and dryer.   A portable washing machine is basically a very… Read More

Deciphering how you should dry your clothes

If you ever glanced at a label behind your shirt, you might have noticed that not all clothes are made equal. Indeed, different fabrics call for different drying options. To help you sort it all out, Platinum Cares, a certified drying machine servicer in Franklin Park, Illinois, has outlined most of the drying options you can use to get your clothes ready after a dip in the washing machine. Be sure to get in touch with them if you have any questions.   Hanging your clothes Some fabrics are so fragile that they simply cannot be put in the dryer,… Read More

Keeping your drying machine in good shape

Most home appliances are very costly, which is why we want our investment to last for a very long time. The good news is that Platinum Cares, an appliance specialist in Illinois, Chicago, has prepared a couple of tricks to keep you dryer in an optimal condition for a very long time. Be sure to call them up if you have any trouble with your dryer, as their technicians are certified to repair the most common brands of drying machines.   Make sure to clear that dust After every load is done, make sure you clean the dust that has… Read More

Which Appliances Can Cause A Fire, and am I At Risk?

The purpose of this article is not to create fears in our readers, but rather to make them aware of the extra precautions they should be taking when using home equipment that is more likely to spark a fire in their house. This is why Platinum Cares, an appliance specialist in Franklin Park, Illinois, has taken the time to outline these precautions. Do not hesitate to ring them up if questions arise throughout your reading.   It is safe to say that, as a general rule, larger appliances have a higher risk of causing a fire by failing. This is… Read More

The new Whirlpool Hybrid Heat Pump Dryer

As a factory-certified Whirlpool specialist in Franklin Park, Illinois, Platinum Services is well aware of the new gadgets and products the company releases. When it comes to home appliances, we always make sure we can get out there and check out the products to summarize how they work for our clients and readers. Today, we want to talk about Whirlpool’s hybrid heat pump dryer. Give us a call if you need assistance with any of your home appliances.   After introducing the first Energy Star electric dryer, Whirlpool is back at it again, this time with a hybrid heat pump… Read More

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