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Kid-Proof Your Front-Loading Washing Machine

Last week a 3-year old Orlando boy died when he became trapped inside a front-load washing machine. Police believe the boy died from a lack of oxygen when the door closed and prevented him from escaping. The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) estimates there has been around 3,000 emergency-...
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Items You Should Rent Instead Of Buy

When it comes to the space you live in, there are two clear choices: rent or buy. But did you know that you have that same choice about the things you put inside your home? Here, some things it may make more sense to rent than buy. While there are some tools every homeowner should have, like a...
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Squeeze Some Extra Time Out Of Your Clothes Washer And Dryer Lifespan

Nothing lasts forever and that includes our pricey clothes washers and dryers. Most manufacturers say you should get at least 10 years out of your laundry appliances but with some extra TLC, you can add some years of successful operation. For instance, use the correct amount of laundry detergent,...
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September Sales!

Welcome to September! While back to school shopping is still fresh in your mind, there's a whole new month of historically deep discounts that can save you money. Tops on the list are home appliances. The new model year for washers, dryers and dishwashers, meaning the current year models must move...
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When Big Purchases Pay For Themselves

Nothing can give you more pause and thought than making a big purchase. In many cases, putting down the cash to buy big ticket items will pay for themselves in convenience and savings. But just how long does it take to recoup those costs? Well for a coffee maker, it will pay for itself in two...
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Four Deep Discount Items To Buy In April

April shower may bring May flowers but April is good month to get deep discounts of these five items, according to Consumer Reports. Vacuums & Floor Care Appliances. Jumping on the spring clean wagon, this month you'll find the best deals of vacuums and floor care appliances. Make sure to shop...
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Uber-Style Washer And Dryer Program Being Tested

We have strangers use their cars to take us places, we have strangers rent us their homes. So why not use a stranger's washer and dryer for launder our clothes? Electrolux is testing out a program that pairs those who use traditional laundromats with homeowners who will charge a fee to use their...
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