Our Great American Kitchen

GE Appliances has recently started a film series exploring the heart of American life through family kitchens across the country capturing how real appliance owners cook, talk and laugh in the kitchen. These stores explore honest conversations revolving around cooking culture, family history and traditional recipes – taking a deeper look into our diverse American culture.     THE RICHARDS FAMI...

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Grilling Essentials for Beginners

New to grilling? Or do you need a refresher if it’s been a while since you last grilled? We’ve outlined the top grilling essentials you’ll need for your spring and summer cookouts. Use this grilling checklist to make sure your next get-together goes off without a hitch! Grill First things first, you’ll need a grill. Since there are several types of grills to choose from (electric, gas and charcoal), it’...

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Expert Vacuum Buying Guide Part Two: Choosing the Right Vacuum for Your Lifestyle

We’ve already discussed important features to consider when upgrading your vacuum. In part two of our Vacuum Buying Guide series, appliance expert James Terry shares his advice on choosing the right vacuum for your lifestyle. How do you know when it’s time to replace your vacuum? The lifespan of a vacuum is based on the amount of use it gets and its actual use compared to its intended use. However, if you’r...

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Why Buy a Second Fridge or Extra Freezer?

Some people say they can’t live without their second refrigerator in the basement or chest freezer in the garage – but is it worth the splurge? Whether you love to entertain or prepare your meals ahead of time, we’ve outlined the reasons why you should consider investing in an extra freezer or second fridge. You entertain often If you host weekly cookouts or frequent dinner parties, a second fridge or fre...

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Why You Should Remove Oven Racks Before Self Cleaning

Have you started spring cleaning in your kitchen yet? Electrolux has shared expert tips on why it’s important to remove your oven racks before using the self-cleaning feature on your oven. When you use it regularly, the self-cleaning feature keeps the inside of your oven free of hardened grease and gristle with a minimum of effort on your part, but you must follow the manufacturer's recommendations. An importa...

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Refrigerator Air Filters: What You Need to Know

If your refrigerator has an ice maker or water dispenser, it's easy to understand why it needs a water filter, but you may be surprised to discover that your refrigerator likely also has an air filter. The experts at Electrolux explain everything you need to know about refrigerator air filters, an important component of many fridges! What is an air filter? A refrigerator is essentially a closed box, and if some...

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Expert Vacuum Buying Guide Part One: Features to Consider

Bags or bagless? Stick or upright? Cord or cordless? With all of the different features available, it can be tricky to choose the right vacuum. In part one of our Vacuum Buying Guide series, we have interviewed appliance expert James Terry to learn more about which vacuum features you should consider before upgrading your vacuum cleaner. What features are most important to consider when buying a new vacuum? When ...

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What is the Permanent Press Cycle on my Washer?

Ask the average person, aside from the most knowledgeable or experienced of laundry enthusiasts, what the Permanent Press cycle is on their new washer, and you’re likely to receive a blank stare in return. We’ve all seen it, we’ve all wanted to use it, but most of us have been afraid to do so because very few seem to know what it will actually do to our clothes? Is Permanent Press a real setting or just a f...

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Electronics to Pack for Your Spring Break Trip

Bathing suit? Check. Sunscreen? Check. Assortment of essential electronics? We’re here to make sure you’re prepared for your spring break getaway. From tablets to iPods to portable speakers that are perfect for traveling, we’ve compiled a spring break packing list of the electronics you’ll need for your trip to paradise. Safe travels! The Basics Tablet/iPad or laptop – Consolidate the amount of el...

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Creative Chores for Kids

Chores, housework, household duties – whatever you call them, it can be challenging to get your kids motivated to do them! But doing chores doesn’t have to be a chore. We’ve compiled some of the best ways to get children inspired to help out around the house. From laundry games to treasure hunts, try out our creative chores for kids when you start your spring cleaning this year. Take advantage of online resour...

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