WHAT’S CAUSING A BURNING SMELL IN YOUR WASHING MACHINE?

If you notice a burning smell in your washing machine, the cause could be any number of things. Regardless, this is one smell you shouldn’t ignore. It’s important to quickly diagnose the problem and find the solution. The Burning Belt Smell Many top loaders are direct drive. This means they do not use a belt. The […]

WHAT’S CAUSING YOUR NEW WASHING MACHINE TO STINK?

Front loading washing machines have gotten a bad rap over recent years. They do save water but are prone to odor for that same reason. The truth is whether you have a front loader, a top loader, HE or regular and even if your washer does not stink it is important to clean it. Odor is often […]

MICROWAVE OVEN INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE

Microwave oven repair and maintenance tips The time and labor savings microwave ovens give make them one of our most used appliances. Choices we make when buying a unit and procedures we follow during installation, operation and cleaning can make a difference in their longevity and use. Installation: It’s important for safety reasons and to […]

CLEANING LINT FROM A STINKY WASHER

Everyone knows lint collects in a clothes dryer, but few realize that it also collects in washing machines. Dirt and moisture accumulate along with lint, causing washing machine mold and mildew that results in a stinky washer. You can avoid this problem by cleaning the lint traps of your washing machine regularly, which will keep mold and mildew from […]

HOW TO GET RID OF FOUL ODOR BY CLEANING YOUR WASHER

re residue collects are breeding grounds for mildew and bacteria, which can cause a smelly washing machine. Mildew thrives in dark, damp places where there is a food source (such as lint, hair and detergent suds). One of the most common places in a washing machine for mildew growth is under the agitator. This is an […]

PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE FOR REFRIGERATORS

In order for the refrigeration process to work efficiently (and at all )the condenser must be able to dissipate heat.?If it can’t, the heat travels back to the compressor and will blow an overload and a start relay (a $150 to?$250 fix).?The condenser fan pulls?hot air ?from the condenser and compressor area to cool them […]

HOW TO CLEAN YOUR DISHWASHER

Many customers email to ask if Smelly Washer can be used to clean a dish washer. You’d be amazed at how well it works! If your dishwasher smells, there’s no better way to remove bacteria and mold odor from your dishwasher. Mold and bacteria can collect deep inside your dishwasher. Leftover food deposits feed germs that […]

HOW TO CLEAN A GARBAGE DISPOSAL

To get rid of bad odor from a garbage disposal grind 1-2 gallons of ice while running hot water. If odor persists, add 1 level cap or 1 envelope of Smelly Dishwasher & Disposal Cleaner to a pail of hot water and pour the mixture down the drain before retiring for the night. In the […]

WHY IS MY DISHWASHER LEAKING?

The dishwasher is one of the most used appliances in the home. It can save us time and water in our effort to keep our dishes and kitchen clean. However, if not properly used it is an appliance that can ruin a floor with water leaks, wreck a counter top and even affect our health. […]

WHY YOU HAVE A MUSTY, STINKY WASHING MACHINE

Washing machines develop stinky smells if they are not properly used or maintained. The buildup of the residue that causes odor can get worse over time and needs to be taken care of before it goes too far and spreads to the laundry and even causes bad odor in other parts of the home. Bleach or […]