Home Appliances

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Finding Power Sources in Emergency Situations

In an emergency situation, access to a reliable power source is incredibly important. We never know when something is going to go wrong, and so we have to be prepared for any situation. Modern generators and power sources come in a variety of different models, and each one has some benefits and drawbacks for different [...]
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Latest Trends In Energy Efficient Appliances

We are not strangers to energy efficient appliances. Since the realization of our increasingly depleting resources, experts have taken it upon themselves to device new household appliances to help lessen the use of electricity and water. How Much Energy Do Inefficient Appliances Consume? Quite a lot, if you ask me. But since we are going [...]
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Organizing & Storing Small Kitchen Appliances

We all have small kitchen appliances we can’t live without – our coffee makers, toasters, blenders and kettles. But sometimes finding a way to store them all can be quite a challenge. Here are a few simple tricks to help you free up some big space in your kitchen when storing your small appliances: Store [...]
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A Wood Coffee Maker, Norwegian Style

While they might not be growing coffee beans in Norway and Scandinavia, Norwegian designer Oystein Helle Husby has come up with one very curvy, flowing and organic-looking espresso machine, made using planks of Populus. Using 3D modeling software and a CNC milling machine to laboriously take the project from design to completion, Husby, an Oslo [...]
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Appliances Should Complement Kitchen and Home

I recently visited a friend in California. She had one of those country cottages, wooden, cozy with loads of neutral colors. The thing that just didn’t match was her kitchen. It really bothered me. The counters were marble; a subtle milky color and the cabinets and flooring were wooden in a deep mahogany brown. Her [...]
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Seven Tips for DIY Kitchen Remodeling

The depressed housing market has caused many people to look for ways to increase the value of their home. And there is no better place to start than the kitchen. A refurbished kitchen will dramatically improve the appearance of your home’s interior and significantly increase its value. While new cabinets, countertops, and floors would be [...]
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Instant Hot Water Dispensers for any Kitchen

An instant hot water dispenser soon becomes the kitchen product that you can't live without.
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Should You Get a Gas or Electric Cooktop?

The decision to buy an electric versus a gas cooktop will depend on your lifestyle and cooking habits. With so many options, it can be hard to decide!
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Selecting a Built In Oven

Newly wed or moving to a new home? The first thing that you need to give especial attention to is your kitchen. You should make your kitchen the heart of your home because here is where you’ll feed your family and food is an expression of your love. If you’re someone who likes to cook [...]
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Buying a Refrigerator for Your Kitchen

If you are thinking of buying a new refrigerator you need to be prepared to the many models and features of each model provide. Though it is just the most basic necessity in your kitchen, it can be overwhelming when you are already faced with so many different kinds of refrigerator models and features. About [...]