Category Archives: fridge

Digital Refrigerators

The last century represented an era of technology evolution. Electricity became a household essential, television and the telephone became accessible to a western majority, and car companies kept churning out new revolutionized models. Now that we are firmly planted into the 21st century, it is obvious that this is the era of communications. Internet turned the way we do business inside out, and smart phones offer practical functionalities we hadn’t dared imagine until a few years back.   The same can be said of kitchen appliances, which are now equipped with seemingly infinite options designed to simplify your day-to-day life…. Read More

Is Your Refrigerator in Need of Repair, or in Need of Replacement?

Home appliances aren’t cheap, and that is why we all wish to keep them running for as long as possible. Most minor appliance issues can be repaired at a reasonable price, but as time passes repairs can become more expensive than simply replacing an old appliance. How do you decide when to make the change? Platinum Mechanical Services in Chicago and Franklin Park, Illinois has prepared the following post to help you decide when to repair your fridge or replace your refrigerator. How old is your refrigerator? If your refrigerator has yet to reach its 10th birthday, repairs are worth the… Read More

Signs Your Refrigerator Needs To Be Changed

When your fridge stops working, it usually leads a substantial financial set back, as purchasing one can cost a lot of money. Furthermore, you have to hurry up if you don’t want your food to go bad. To avoid nasty surprises, Platinum Services, an appliance repair company in Chicago, has prepared a list of signs that can indicate your refrigerator may be on the verge of dying…Read More

Different Types of Refrigerators

With the advancement of technology, many refrigerators are now available, depending on your taste and needs. Platinum Services, an appliance repair specialist in Chicago, is used to dealing with different types of fridges every day. Platinum Services specializes in home appliances repair and has summarized the common types of refrigerators available out there…Read more

Criteria to consider when choosing your refrigerator

There are on the market many models and brands of refrigerator. It can be complicated to find the right one for your needs. It’s important to well identify your needs before going in an appliance store. That will simplify the process and the seller will be able to find the right models for you. The basic questions you should answer are:   What size do I need? What type should I choose? What’s my budget? Which options I would like to have?   You are now ready to go shopping! But, before to do so, read more about refrigerator features…. Read More

Well Use Your Appliances to Save Money

We cannot imagine our life without our appliances. We use them every day to make our life easier. The refrigerator is always running, the dishwasher is started once a day and a washing machine can run 4-5 times during a laundry day. Have you once thinking that your home appliances are using almost half of the electricity you consume every year? A non-efficient use of your appliances may have a big impact on your electricity bill. It’s important to have good habits that will help you reduce your energy consummation:   Turn off the light when you leave a room… Read More

Finding the Right Appliance Repair Service Company

When one of your major appliances breaks down, you don’t always have time to shop around and evaluate options as you need to get it fixed ASAP. Taking the phone book or looking on the web, you quickly realize there are hundreds of companies in your city. It is not easy to know who you should call if it never happened in the past. Be careful, there are several unreliable companies out there. It is good to know the basics on hiring a repairman. What you need is a good price and a trustworthy company, therefore making sure the job… Read More

Why Is your Fridge Temperature Unstable?

A refrigerator is an appliance that required to run 24/7 without giving us any problems. One of the major problems encountered with these appliances is temperature variation. When it fluctuates, there is a risk that our food will go bad. If we notice a variation, we need to fix the problem quickly if we don’t want to waste all of our food. Two scenarios can arise when there is a temperature problem: either you realize that liquids, such as milk, are not cold enough or you find water in the ice trays instead of ice cubes. We’ve pointed out a… Read More

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