Archive for the ‘Appliance News’ Category

The “Comforts of Home” Holiday Contest!

Friday, November 16th, 2007

AppliancePartsPros.com Comforts of Home Holiday contest. Appliance parts repairs experts.

***The Comforts of Home Holiday Contest is now closed. Thanks to everyone for participating! If you’re chosen as a winner you will receive an email notification from us in the next two weeks. Happy Holidays!***

To celebrate the 8th anniversary of AppliancePartsPros.com we are running a blog contest! The prizes are great: one of three Apple iPhone® or Kitchen Aid Artisan Series® Stand Mixers. The winners get to choose which they would prefer to receive!

Entering the contest is easy, and if you have a blog you not only get a chance to win one of our great prizes, but your post also helps build items in the “Comforts of Home” packages for US soldiers serving overseas in Iraq or Afghanistan. Each blog post adds one item to the care package! In addition to the 80 packages we’ve already sent to the men and women of Alpha Co. 3/69 AR and 2ND PLT, A BTRY 1-9 FA in Iraq and 1-508th PIR 82nd ABN DIV in Afghanistan; we will send additional packages built from this contest to US soldiers serving overseas in mid-December.

Simply blog about a holiday cooking horror story you experienced or post a personal text, audio, or video message for the troops and then send us an email at contest@appliancepartspros.com with the link. Once the post is confirmed, your email address will be entered in the contest (one entry per email address). If you don’t have a blog, subscribe to ApplianceJournal.com or The Repair Blog via email and receive one entry in the contest. For all email subscriptions, AppliancePartsPros.com reserves the right to email the individual to request confirmation prior to accepting into the drawing.

At the end of the contest we will compile all of the messages to the troops on our Repair Blog and send a copy of the links along with the care packages!

The contest runs from November 16 to December 17, 2007. The winners will be drawn randomly on December 20, 2007 at approx. 1pm PST in Van Nuys, CA. They will be notified by email to determine their prize choice and collect the necessary information for prize delivery and personal contact confirmation. One entry per valid email address or blog; Continental USA residents only. Appliance Parts Pros reserves the right to disqualify any posts that are considered off-topic, contains threats, inappropriate language or content. (more…)

GE Dishwasher Recall (released 05/16/07)

Monday, May 21st, 2007

GE dishwasher recallOn May 16th, GE announced a voluntary recall of some of GE made dishwashers sold under various brands, such as GE, Sears Kenmore, and Hotpoint among others. The reason for this recall sounds very similar to the one given for the recent Maytag dishwasher recall.

Here are the details of this GE dishwasher recall: (more…)

The Top 3 Washers And Dryers As Rated By Consumers

Sunday, May 13th, 2007

339292_42409818-basket-in-hand.jpg   Purchasing washers and dryers is a unique situation for every buyer.  There are plenty of different styles and models that will work for each person.  One person may want a top loader that is as big as they come while another may want a much smaller unit.  You may be interested in energy efficiency while someone else is much more budget conscious in purchasing the best quality for their money.  Nevertheless, several models of the newest washers and dryers are still rated highly among consumers who have bought and used them. 

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TEN ENERGY SAVING POINTS TO CONSIDER WHEN BUYING APPLIANCES

Saturday, April 28th, 2007

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The very first thing you should consider is this: When you buy an energy saving appliance, you are reducing the impact on the environment of the burning of fossil  based fuels while ensuring your pocket book benefits from lower energy bills. It is a win-win situation for now and for the future.

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Washer Repair 101 Or “USMC’s First Washer Repair Video”

Wednesday, February 28th, 2007

Most of us in the appliance repair business felt like doing this at one time or another.

Warning: language may be offensive to some.