Category Archives: range

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

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

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

What Are The Types Of Stoves Available?

Technology is constantly evolving. Home equipment we owned merely a decade ago is now practically useless as opposed to what is available today. Home appliances are more functional, safer and more environmentally friendly than they ever were. For example, stoves have evolved immensely from being fueled by wood. Since so many kinds of stoves are available to consumers, it can be quite difficult to select the best type of stove for our individual needs. This is why Platinum Mechanical Services has prepared the following post to make your decision easier. Contact them if you need appliance repair service in Chicago,… Read More

The Difference Between Oven, Stove and Range

Most households in America are equipped with house appliances like a refrigerator, microwave, a dishwasher, etc. However, one of the most important appliances in the kitchen is a device used for cooking food. This unit is often called a stove, a range or an oven. These three words are often used to refer to the same object even though they actually denote different appliances…Read more

Common Electric Oven Problems

Did your cake not rise? Did you almost break a tooth taking a bite of that cookie? Ok, now the oven’s not even turning on. Why?If any of these problems apply to you, it means that your electric oven is damaged and you will have to repair it. Platinum Service, an appliance repair specialist in Chicago, Illinois, has provided the following common problems and solutions to help you fix your electric oven yourself…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

Shopping Guidelines for Home Appliances

Because we are experts, we can give you great tips on what to look for when you want to buy new home appliances. There are several appliances found in a home, from the toaster to the A/C but in this article, we pointed out the major ones and gave you the basic factors to consider in your shopping process.  RangeThe first element to consider when shopping for a range an oven is whether you want a gas, induction or electric oven. This choice will be influenced by your cooking preferences and the type of energy in the house. You will… Read More

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