Common Water Softener Problems And How to Repair Them
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Common Water Softener Problems And How to Repair Them

A water softener is a must-have for your household water filtration system. It filters out dissolved minerals from the water to make it soft enough for household activities. A typical water softener processes a considerable amount of water daily to meet household needs. Now, these appliances are built to withstand such heavy loads for several…

How much battery power is needed to run a 350 liters fridge for 10 hours?

How much battery power is needed to run a 350 liters fridge for 10 hours?

Many factors affect the power consumption of a refrigerator. So while we could calculate a value that specifically answers this question, it will only be approximated. To truly get an accurate answer, you need to consider the multiple factors that affect a refrigerator’s energy consumption.  Modern refrigerators are now extremely energy efficient, with inverter fridges…

Why is the freezer area of a refrigerator is colder than the rest of the refrigerator?

Why is the freezer area of a refrigerator is colder than the rest of the refrigerator?

It’s probably baffled many curious minds out there, but why is it that the refrigerator’s freezer area is cooler than the fridge? Why is it that the freezer frosts and forms ice crystals while the rest just stays cool?  To effectively answer this question, we need to deep dive into a refrigerator’s inner mechanisms, how…

Can you keep vegetables in the fridge by wrapping them in a newspaper? Is it harmful?

Can you keep vegetables in the fridge by wrapping them in a newspaper? Is it harmful?

There are many ways you can store your vegetables in the fridge. While storing in plastic wrap and containers is the norm, some have also thought of wrapping produce in a newspaper before placing it in the refrigerator.  This stems from the belief that wrapping it in a newspaper will keep it fresher longer than…

Five interesting things you didn’t know about appliances

Five interesting things you didn’t know about appliances

1. We spend more per year on washing machines, refrigerators and other appliances than on alcoholic beverages. According to INEGI data, in its survey carried out in 2017, the expenditure we make on books and purchase of household appliances is almost the same; while the annual expenditure on distilled beverages and spirits amounts to half….

Understanding Energy Efficiency Standards For Refrigerators and Other Appliances

Understanding Energy Efficiency Standards For Refrigerators and Other Appliances

If you prefer to listen rather than read this article, here’s the audio version: Refrigerators are widely used home appliances that consume much electricity as they work round the clock. This makes them account for approximately 10 to 20 percent of your total home electricity usage. Therefore, buying an energy efficient refrigerator is a smart investment if you are looking…